About Emo Health Centre


Box 390
170 Front St.
Emo, ON P0W 1E0
(807) 274-3261 ext. 5500

FAX: (807) 482-3089

Visiting Hours

11:00am - 8:00pm
In order to ensure a restful atmosphere, family and friends are asked to limit the number of visitors to two at a time.

Please review current visitor restirctions on our main page: Riverside Health Care | Riverside Health Care

You can read our Visitor Policy and Procedure here.


Open from 9:00am to 4:00pm Monday through Friday. The cafeteria is staffed by a group of wonderful volunteers. Lunch is served to visitors between the hours of 11:00am to 1:00pm

Other Information

The Emo Health Centre has 3 in-patient beds and 12 Long Term Care Beds. There are 8 private rooms and 2 doubles; and all resident rooms and common spaces are air conditioned. The multidisciplinary team is made up of Registered Nurses, Registered Practical Nurses, Health Care Aides, Physiotherapists, Dietitian, Administrative staff and support staffing including dietary, housekeeping, and maintenance.

Diabetic educators visit the facility regularly. Meals on Wheels is provided to the community and can be arranged through the Community Support Services Program. A equipment loan cupboard is available through the Emo Hospital Auxiliary (Emo & District Auxiliary).

The Emo Clinic is located in the basement of the facility and has a physician and Nurse Practitioner. 


To apply and/or determine eligibility for the Long Term Care beds please contact:

Home and Community Care Northwest

961 Alloy Drive

Thunder Bay, ON

P7B 5Z8

(807) 345-7339

Toll Free: 1-800-626-5406


Website: Home and Community Care North West LHIN (healthcareathome.ca)


Riverside Health Care wants to make every encounter with residents/patients/clients and families an opportunity for quality improvement.

Concerns, complaints and compliments are best addressed and resolved at the time and place they occur. If you have a complaint, concern or compliment, contact the person who provided the service or the manager of that area.

If you wish to write your concern, complaint or compliment, please visit Comments & Feedback | Riverside Health Care.  If you are unable to print the brochure, please contact us at (807) 274-4825 or riverside@rhcf.on.ca and provide us with mailing instructions. If you need the information in a more accessible format we can assist you with that as well.

Long Term Care Residents and families can also contact the Ministry of Health of Ontario at: 1-866-434-0144

Facility Contact Numbers

Tammy McNally, Administrator Emo and Rainy River Health Centres
Riverside Health Care
(807) 274-6612
Kelli Bolen, Manager of
Riverside Health Care
(807) 274-3261 ext 5500
Scott Downs, Nursing Supervisor/Director of Nursing and Personal Care
Riverside Health Care
(807) 274-3261 ext 6538
Jodi Jewell, Infection Control Practitioner/Lead
Riverside Health Care
(807) 274-4835

Continuous Quality Improvement Report