Join this session to learn more about cancer service gaps impacting First Nations in BC and how primary and community health care providers can work towards improving screening care and access. Discussion will focus on culturally safe practice guidance for screening and diagnostic follow up, making space to talk about wholistic care needs, and an overview of relevant Indigenous resources and support services.
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Date: Tuesday, January 17th, 2023
Time: 10 a.m. to 11:30 am (PST)
About the Presenters:
- FNHA Cancer awareness – website
- FNHA Average Risk Screening Chart – PDF
- FNHA Learnings about Improving Cancer Screening – PDF
- FNHA Wellness Diary – PDF
- FNHA Respecting Tabacco – website
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