First Nations Health Directors Association

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

January 26th, 2017

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, […]

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Announcing 20 Youth & Elder Scholarships!

January 26th, 2017

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 […]

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FNHDA Members Dialogue Session on Quality Health Services

January 26th, 2017

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 […]

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Dec. 14

A Health Service Focused Conference: Best of Both Worlds

At the recent First Nations Health Directors Association (FNHDA) Annual General Meeting, the First Nations Health Authority (FNHA) announced partial sponsorship for all registered members of the FNHDA to attend the 2017 BC Quality Forum on March 1-3 in Vancouver, BC. The FNHA confirmed the importance of a regular “service-focused conference” delivered in partnership with […]

Nov. 17

FNHDA Interim Elder Advisor

Pictured: Pat Charlie (left) and Virginia Peters (right) FNHDA has a new Interim Elder Advisor! We are honored to have Virginia Peters as the new Interim Elder Advisor. An Honoring Ceremony was held on September 28, 2016, during the Gala Dinner at the Annual General Meeting to welcome Virginia into this new role. Virginia (Ginny) […]

Jul. 13

2016 FNHDA Inspiration Awards Nominations

The nominations for the 2016 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 […]

Dec. 4

FNHDA Mental Wellness Campaign

“Stress and Burnout” have been identified as two significant challenges for Health Directors and may contribute to high turnover in the profession.  Last year, in response to this reality, the FNHDA launched a mental wellness campaign for association members. Over the past year the First Nations Health Directors Association has worked hard to create a […]

Aug. 21

Proposed Update on the FNHDA Constitution and Bylaws

Register today by emailing fnhda@fnha.ca The Board of Directors met in June to provide direction to the work of the Association and to determine the next steps on a number of key projects.  We are pleased to report there has been progress made with respect to the revision of the FNHDA Terms of Reference. We […]

Aug. 19

Nominate a Health Director in Your Community for an FNHDA Inspiration Award!

  Each year, the First Nations Health Directors Association honours one FNHDA member from each of five health regions with an Inspiration Award at their annual AGM. There are plenty of health and wellness champions doing extraordinary things in our communities, and the FNHDA Inspiration Award is a great way to celebrate their achievements and […]