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NAN to Participate in Panel Discussion on Indigenous Health Priorities

Press Release OTTAWA, ON (June 7, 2016): Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler will participate in a panel discussion on Indigenous health priorities including the implementation of the…

2016 Canadian Healthcare Worry Index: Harm by Hospital-Acquired Infections and Preventable Medical Incidents

Press Release OTTAWA (June 6, 2016) – Going to the hospital is now considered dangerous business. The 2016 Canadian Healthcare Worry Index reveals that seven out of ten Canadians fear…

Provincial/territorial policy must do more for children and youth

Press Release Jun 7 2016 OTTAWA—Provincial and territorial policy still falls short in many areas when it comes to protecting the health and well-being of Canada’s children and youth, according…

Noojmowin Teg Health Centre Reaches Important Milestone

Press Release Ontario Improving Access to Health Services for Patients on Manitoulin Island June 6, 2016 Patients on Manitoulin Island are one step closer to improved access to culturally appropriate…

Opportunity to Host Suicide Prevention Training

Press Release June 1, 2016 Every year more than 500 British Columbians die by suicide. While suicide is a leading cause of death for youth aged 15 – 24, many…

Ontario Introduces Legislation to Further Improve Patient Access and Experience

Press Release Patients First Act Would Deliver on Action Plan for Health Care June 2, 2016 Ontario introduced new legislation today that would, if passed, improve access to health care…

Nunavut Smiles website launched

Press Release June 01, 2016 Public Service Announcement Nunavut Smiles website launched The Department of Health has a new website dedicated to healthy teeth and mouth: nunavutsmiles.ca. The new website…

Government of Canada announces tighter controls on opioid W-18

The Government of Canada announced today it has published final amendments that add the synthetic opioid W-18 to Schedule I to the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (CDSA), and to…

Ontario Celebrates Seniors’ Month

Press Release June 1, 2016 Proposed Legislation to Help Centres Respond to Needs of Seniors June 2016 marks the 32nd anniversary of Seniors’ Month in Ontario, an opportunity to celebrate…

Nutrition North Canada wants to hear from Northerners

Press Release May 30, 2016 – Ottawa, ON –  Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs and the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister…

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