‘Know Your Status’ an undeniable success

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The ‘Know Your Status’ progam is being acknowledged as a model of success in the treatment and prevention of HIV and AIDS in First Nations communities. Ahtahkakoop Cree Nation and Big River First Nation are believed to be the only communities in Canada with programs that have achieved UNAIDS 90-90-90 standards, in which 90 per cent of people living with …

Health First welcomes two new members to our Advisory Board

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Health First is pleased to welcome to our Advisory Dr. Carolyn Pullen, Director of Policy, Advocacy and Strategy for the Canadian Nurses Association and Tyson Roffey, Head of Canadian Healthcare Solutions and Social Innovation for Hitachi Data Systems. Please read their full biographies under About Us.

1125@Carleton Announces Partnership with Health First to Support Mobile Nursing Technologies in First Nations Communities

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1125@Carleton at Carleton University has partnered with Health First, an Ottawa based not-for-profit organization, to support the development of an innovative mobile health services system that will empower front-line nurses working in First Nations communities. “We are extremely excited about the partnership with 1125@Carleton,” said John MacBeth, president and CEO of Health First. “United with the Canadian Nurses Association and …