The Town Hall will feature updates on the latest status of the pandemic nationally and how it relates to Indigenous communities across Canada
First Nations Health Managers Association and Indigenous Services Canada, will stream a virtual Town Hall Wednesday, March 25 at 12:00 p.m. Alberta time, discussing how Covid-19 is affecting health managers, frontline health workers, and First Nations communities.
Health professionals can access the Town Hall meeting by going to www.ihtoday.ca. Feeds will also be provided on the FNHMA Facebook page. A telephone number and email address for questions will be provided for Health Professionals who work in and with communities.
Marion Crowe, CEO, First Nations Health Managers Association, joined Windspeaker Radio’s Morning show to talk about the Virtual Town Hall
Updates will be provided by Indigenous Services Canada’s Dr. Valerie Gideon, Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, First Nations and Inuit Health Branch; and Dr. Tom Wong, Executive Director and Chief Medical Officer, First Nations and Inuit Health Branch.
The Town Hall will also discuss what can be done to do better to protect ourselves and Indigenous Services Canada leaders will take calls live from First Nations health managers and frontline workers to provide answers to their most urgent questions.