The FNHSSM mission is to support MFNs in achieving & maintaining total well-being by:

  • Developing innovative PROGRAM & POLICY DEVELOPMENT that incorporates best practices and that supports First Nations communities in the delivery of high quality holistic services;

  • Upholding & PROTECTING the indigenous values and systems that reflect and respect the voice and knowledge of First Nations people and communities;

  • Supporting EDUCATION & TRAINING that supports service delivery in First Nations communities, including governance, financial services, planning, and evaluation; and,

  • Supporting First Nations controlled and administered RESEARCH and EVALUATION that informs government and leadership decisions.

OUR MISSION

POLICY AREAS

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

CRITERIA FOR RESPECTFUL RESEARCH

DIABETES INTEGRATION PROJECT (DIP)

EHEALTH

FIRST NATIONS LABOUR & EMPLOYMENT DEVELOPMENT SURVEY (FNLED)

HEALTH INFORMATION RESEARCH GOVERNANCE COMMITTEE (HIRGC)

INNOVATION SUPPORTING TRANSFORMATION IN COMMUNITY BASED PRIMARY HEALTHCARE RESEARCH PROJECT (IPHIT)

INTERNGOVERNMENTAL COMMITTEE ON FIRST NATIONS HEALTH & SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT & RESEARCH INITIATIVES

MATERNAL CHILD HEALTH

OTHER RESEARCH & PROJECTS

PUBLIC HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (PHIMS)

REGIONAL EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT, EDUCATION EMPLOYMENT SURVEY

REGIONAL HEALTH SURVEY