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Plan for health care unveiled today by Health Minister Sylvia Jones missing updates for midwifery

Press Release TORONTO, Feb. 2, 2023 – Ford government’s plan for health care, unveiled today by Health Minister Sylvia Jones, should include updates for midwifery to ensure Ontarians have access…

Manitoba medical group apologizes to Indigenous people for racism – CHVN Radio

Feb 02, 2023 The organization that regulates medical care in Manitoba has apologized for racism directed toward Indigenous people when accessing health care. The College of Physicians and Surgeons of…

B.C. trains more paramedics for emergency health care

Press Release Feb. 2, 2023 VICTORIA – British Columbians will have improved access to emergency health services as the Province invests approximately $2 million into expanding paramedic training programs in…

Delay of eligibility for medical assistance in dying for persons suffering solely from mental illness proposed by Ministers of Justice and Health

Press Release From: Department of Justice Canada February 2, 2023 Medical assistance in dying (MAID) is a complex and deeply personal issue. The Government of Canada is committed to ensuring…

NAN Calls for First Nation Representation as Prime Minister to meet with Premiers on Health Funding

Press Release February 1, 2023 TORONTO, ON: Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Grand Chief Derek Fox is calling for NAN First Nations to be represented when Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets…

The NCCIH announces new Academic Co-Leads

Press Release After 20 years of visionary leadership, Dr. Margo Greenwood, a scholar of Cree descent, is moving on from the National Collaborating Centre for Indigenous Health to her new…

Twenty-One New COVID-19 Cases Confirmed in the James and Hudson Bay Region

Press Release February 1, 2023 To our community members: We can confirm there are twenty-one (21) new COVID-19 cases in our region. Please see the community case breakdown below: Community New Cases…

New funding supports more accessible taxis

Press Release Feb. 1, 2023 VICTORIA – British Columbians who use wheelchairs or have other accessibility needs will soon see more accessible taxis on the road with the launch of…

Uquutaq Society to open daytime warming centre in Iqaluit – Nunatsiaq News

Feb 1, 2023 Program will run Monday to Friday until March 31 Starting Wednesday, homeless people in Iqaluit will have somewhere to go during the day for a bite to…

Turning to Indigenous Knowledge in creating Hep C Awareness – RRU

January 31, 2023 When the Canadian Institute for Health Research funded Royal Roads Doctor of Social Sciences student Kate Dunn with a Doctoral Research Award for First Nations Métis and/or…

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