Certified First Nation Health Managers Program- Upcoming Online Courses

Beginning September 17th, 2018, First Nations Health Managers Association (FNHMA) will be offering the following courses in the online format: Course 100 – Health Issues and Systems Course 200 – Leadership and Strategy Course 300 – Health Management Services 1 Course 400 – Health Management Services 2 Course 500 – Professionalism, Ethics and Cultural Awareness  … Continued

FNHMA Leadership Award

This is your chance to recognize a leader from your organization who has trail blazed outstanding achievements in First Nations health management! In partnership with the Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement (CFHI), the First Nations Health Managers Association (FNHMA) announces that nominations for the ‘Excellence in Health Leadership Award’ are now open.  The award is … Continued

Health Innovation Showcase at FNHMA National Conference

  Innovation comes in many forms, and some of the most innovative ideas are born from necessity. In healthcare, we know there are many excellent examples of innovative ideas and practices. The First Nations Health Managers Association and MNP want to raise these innovations onto a national platform so that innovators can be celebrated, and … Continued

FNHMA Call for Nominations- Board of Directors

The First Nations Health Managers Association is issuing a call for nominations for the Board of Directors. The deadline for nominations is 5pm ET Tuesday, September 7th, 2018. Voting members (Certified and Candidate Members) in good standing with the First Nations Health Managers Association are invited to nominate members from their region to the Board … Continued

Employment Opportunity with CBHSSJB

        Cree Board of Health and Social Services of James Bay (CBHSSJB) is seeking a Local Director for a permanent full-time position. Summary of the Position Reporting to the Assistant Executive Director (AED) Miyupimaatisiiun the incumbent ensures delivery of effective Miyupimaatisiiun promotion and prevention activities in within the community, including ensuring that … Continued

SOAHAC Regional Director Positions

The Southwest Ontario Aboriginal Health Access Centre (SOAHAC) is one of ten Aboriginal Health Access Centres (AHACs) in Ontario. The organization is focused on improving Indigenous health and increasing access to high quality, culturally safe care through the planning, coordination, and delivery of holistic, integrated health services for Indigenous people and communities. SOAHAC is excited … Continued

FNHMA Welcomes Two New Staff Members

Please Join Us in Welcoming Two New Staff Members to the FNHMA Family! Welcome to Kristine Neglia, FNHMA Education Specialist: Kristine will be responsible for the FNHMA certification activities, PLAR services, and delivery of the Certified First Nations Health Management Program and Workshops. A member of the Curve Lake First Nation, ON, Kristine has worked for … Continued

Marion Crowe, Executive Director of FNHMA becomes the first Indigenous person to be appointed to the Ottawa Hospital Board of Governors

  [PRESS RELEASE] OTTAWA, ON (June 22, 2017) – The First Nations Health Managers Association (FNHMA) Board of Directors and staff would like to extend congratulations to FNHMA Executive Director, Marion Crowe on being appointed to The Ottawa Hospital Board of Governors on June 21, 2017. Ms. Crowe, a proud member of the Piapot First … Continued

A Journey We Walk Together

A primer for health organizations on building and enhancing Indigenous cultural competency:     Guide d’initiation au développement d’une compétence culturelle autochtone destiné aux organismes de santé: