Improving Quality of Life

Integrated Medical Care

Dr. Adrienne Junek, MD, CFPC

Integrative Medical Doctor

Dr. Adrienne Junek completed her MD at the University of Toronto in 2013 and her Family Medicine Residency at the University of Ottawa in 2015.  She has had a longstanding interest in integrative medicine and currently offers both primary care and integrative medical care to patients at OICC.  Dr. Junek began collaborating with both naturopaths and chiropractors when she organized and participated in a longitudinal student exchange program between the medical, chiropractic, and naturopathic colleges during her medical school years in Toronto.  Currently, she is pursuing Dr. Andy Weil's 2-year fellowship in integrative medicine via distance education through Arizona Centre for Integrative Medicine.  She looks forwards to sharing the knowledge she gains through the fellowship with her patients and providing integrative medical care in a collaborative setting at OICC.
 

Jamie Batsch, NP

Nurse Practitioner

Jamie Batsch received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing Science cum laude from the University of Ottawa in 2011. Jamie also completed her Masters of Science in Nursing along with Nurse Practitioner Diploma at the University of Ottawa in 2017.

Jamie has played a key role in interdisciplinary teams, providing high quality-accessible care to people throughout their lifespan. Jamie has a wealth of experience, having worked as a Registered Nurse (RN) at the Ottawa Hospital- General Campus on a general surgery unit for 6 years providing excellent post-op care to people that underwent emergency surgery and tumour resections.

As a Nurse Practitioner (NP) over the last 2 years, Jamie has continued to provide high quality primary care at multiple medical clinics and Community Health Centers. She has also gained experience through some of her volunteer experiences both at local shelters and abroad on medical caravan in Tanzania.

Jamie is currently at the OICC once a week and is passionate about providing people with quality care, health education and the tools they need to optimize, maintain and improve their well-being.


Emily Gooding

Registered Nurse

Emily Gooding is a Registered Nurse who graduated in 2018 from the University of Ottawa. Throughout nursing school, she worked at various health food stores and as a personal trainer, which peaked her interested in holistic healthcare.

She enjoyed her work on the trauma unit and is happy to now be working in the IV suite in an integrative and holistic setting.


Ann Viau

Registered Nurse

Emily Lamarche

Registered Nurse

 


Voices of Support

“For far too long, disciplines have worked in isolation without communication and our patients have often felt caught between differing therapeutic philosophies, often to their detriment. This is a wonderful initiative. An integrative program will help provide a much needed bridge.”

Shailendra Verma, MD, FRCPC, FACP (chair)
Medical Oncologist, The Ottawa Hospital 


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