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The nominations for the 2018 FNHDA Inspiration Awards are now open!

May 1st, 2018

Please review full Inspiration Award Guidelines and submit a Nomination Form today!

Now is your chance to nominate an exceptional First Nations Health Director/Lead who is doing extraordinary work in our communities. To be eligible for consideration, nominees must be a FNHDA Member in good standing with the Association. All nominations are kept confidential to respect privacy. There are a potential of 7 awards based on the 7 Standards of Excellence to be honoured at the FNHDA Annual General Meeting on September 18-20, 2018 hosted on the traditional territory of the Sts’ailes First Nation.

Please see the FNHDA Inspiration Award Guidelines for full details on the 7 Standards and Inspiration Award process.

BACKGROUND

The role of a Health Director can be demanding; it is important for us to collectively celebrate each other and the work that we all do as leaders for community wellness. Through honoring our colleagues the FNHDA strives to inspire others to continue on their wellness journeys, share best practices of our achievements with one another and support each other in our journeys.

In 2012, the FNHDA established the Inspiration Awards as an opportunity to recognize and honour our association members for their dedication, passion and contributions to our work in communities. During our FNHDA AGM, we share an Inspiration Awards Ceremony, to honor inspirational Health Directors recognized for their hard work, tireless dedication and passion for our field.

FNHDA Inspiration Award Guidelines

FNHDA Inspiration Awards Nomination Form

Send in your nomination form today! DEADLINE July 27, 2018

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May. 1

The nominations for the 2018 FNHDA Inspiration Awards are now open!

Please review full Inspiration Award Guidelines and submit a Nomination Form today! Now is your chance to nominate an exceptional First Nations Health Director/Lead who is doing extraordinary work in our communities. To be eligible for consideration, nominees must be a FNHDA Member in good standing with the Association. All nominations are kept confidential to […]

Aug. 16

Register Today for FNHDA Lateral Kindness Train-the-Trainer Sessions

The First Nations Health Directors Association is hosting an intensive 3-day Lateral Kindness Train the Trainer session in each region. In February 2017, the First Nations Health Governance Partners (FNHC, FNHA and FNHDA) signed a joint Declaration of Commitment: Lateral Kindness. The FNHDA lateral kindness training sessions are an exciting step to put into action […]

Jun. 20

The nominations for the 2017 FNHDA Inspiration Awards are now open!

Please review full Inspiration Award Guidelines and submit a Nomination Form today! Now is your chance to nominate an exceptional First Nations Health Director/Lead who is doing extraordinary work in our communities. To be eligible for consideration, nominees must be a FNHDA Member in good standing with the Association. All nominations are kept confidential to […]

Jun. 20

Introducing the FNHDA Senior Specialist for Member Services and Programs

The First Nations Health Directors Association (FNHDA) is extremely pleased to announce that Jeanine Lynxleg has joined the Shared Secretariat as the Senior Specialist, Member Services and Programs. Jeanine has accepted a one-year secondment from her position as the FNHA Fraser Salish Regional Manager. We would like to take a moment to introduce this new […]

Jan. 26

Registration Is Selling Out! Best of Both Worlds Forum: Dimensions of Quality, Indigenous Perspectives

On March 1 First Nations Health Directors will join FNHA and provincial quality partners, clinicians and other allies to examine how Indigenous concepts of health and wellness can be reflected within FNHA, First Nations and provincial quality frameworks. This pre-conference event will offer four streams of interactive workshops including: cultural safety and humility, quality 101, […]

Jan. 26

Announcing 20 Youth & Elder Scholarships!

In partnership with the FNHDA, the BC Patient Safety and Quality Council and First Nations Health Authority are excited to announce 20 youth/Elder scholarships to attend Best of Both Worlds and the BC Quality Forum. Why scholarships? Including the voices of Elders and youth is essential to determining what matters most to our clients when […]

Jan. 26

FNHDA Members Dialogue Session on Quality Health Services

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 (Pre-cursor to Best of Both Worlds Forum) 11:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Hyatt Regency, Vancouver The FNHA and FNHDA would like to invite all members of the Association to participate in a Members Dialogue Session on Quality Health Services. The purpose of this dialogue is to establish an awareness of […]