Featured Session

 

Breast Cancer Screening in First Nation Communities: A Screen Test Overview 

November 26, 2018 

1330 - 1430 

Screen Test provides breast cancer screening in 25 First Nation and Metis communities across Alberta with its mobile clinics. This session will cover the basic of breast health and screening mammography, what that looks like in Alberta, what Screen Test is, how it works, and why breast health is important in First Nations communities.

Learning Outcomes

1. Understand the importance of breast cancer screening for women in First Nation communities

2. Understand who’s eligible (and not) for breast cancer screening in Alberta

3. Learn about Screen Test and how to register clients for the service

Presented By: Harmony McRae, Screen Test Health Promotion Facilitator, AHS 

 

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Historical Trauma Series: Session 5 

November 27 

10:00 - 11:30 

We welcome back Tom Snow to continue his knowledge sharing the chronology of Canadian history that led up to the Residential School and 60’s scoop and cause intergenerational trauma that still impacts lives today. This session will conclude the Historical Trauma Videoconference Series and will pick up from the last session and examine the 1970’s to present day. 

It is recommended, that participants view the previous sessions in this series prior to this session. Please visit www.fntn.ca to view the latest recordings.

Did you miss the last few sessions? All sessions in the Historical Trauma Videoconference Series have been recorded and are available for viewing on the First Nations Telehealth Network. To view all the past sessions, click the Library menu on the top of this screen. Search for "Historical Trauma" 

 

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Announcements

There will be a First Nations Telehealth outage for maintenance on December 17th all day affecting all sites 

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All information provided will be kept entirely confidential and will be used to improve services within the First Nations Telehealth Network. 

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North Peace Tribal Council- Chief's Boardroom Unit is currently unavailable for use.  

 

New Recordings

Health Canada RSV Prophylaxis Clinic Workshop 2018

This information session is for clinics that have or may have Qualified children/infants in the RSV Prevention Program. The session will review information on what is RSV, who does it impact, and prevention of an RSV infection. It will cover who Qualifies for the RSV Prevention Program, as well as the receiving, documentation, storing and giving of Synagis.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  1. Prevention of RSV

  2. Who Qualifies for the RSV Prevention Program

  3. How to receive/store/give/document Synagis

To View Recording: CLICK HERE


Regional Information Session: First Nations OCAP & Agreement Management

To View Recording: CLICK HERE
 


Phoenix Training Session for Nurses

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Getting your Community Engaged in Healthy Eating!

The Alberta Nutrition Advisory Team at the First Nations and Inuit Health Branch will be presenting two nutrition resources for community-based workers: 1.) The Grocery Store Tour Manual – a guide to running a grocery store tour in your community 2.) The Food Demo Manual – a guide to running a healthy food sampling event in your community These resources will help you teach people in your community to shop for available and affordable healthy foods, as well as how to make some easy and delicious healthy recipes. They help make the healthy choice the easy choice! If you don’t have a grocery store available to you, this training includes some ideas about other ways that you can use these resources

To View Recording: CLICK HERE


Trauma Information Series: Trauma, Impact on the Individual and Family System

The Final Installment of the Trauma Information Series that covers how Trauma effects the individual and the families both internally and externally.

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Today's Sessions and Registration Deadline

Today's Sessions
VC TypeSession TitleSchedule
Unscheduled SessionTesting VMR (2)Nov 19, 2018 08:51 ~ 09:08
Clinical SessionMental Health - Fort McMurray - Chipewyan Prairie (2)Nov 19, 2018 11:00 ~ 13:00
Meeting Session1st Canadian Board Meeting (2)Nov 19, 2018 13:00 ~ 15:00
 

Today's Registration Deadline
There is no scheduled registration deadline today.
Email: vchelp@fntn.ca Phone: 1.888.999.3356