Nominations are now being accepted for the National ‘Excellence in Health Leadership Award’

In partnership with the Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement (CFHI), the First Nations Health Managers Association (FNHMA) announces that nominations for the ‘Excellence in Health Leadership Award’ are now open.  The award is designed to recognize those who have exhibited a sincere and long-term commitment as well as leadership in First Nations health management in … Continued

FNHMA Welcomes Two New Staff Members

Please Join Us in Welcoming Two New Staff Members to the FNHMA Family! Welcome to Kristine Neglia, FNHMA Education Specialist: Kristine will be responsible for the FNHMA certification activities, PLAR services, and delivery of the Certified First Nations Health Management Program and Workshops. A member of the Curve Lake First Nation, ON, Kristine has worked for … Continued

Marion Crowe, Executive Director of FNHMA becomes the first Indigenous person to be appointed to the Ottawa Hospital Board of Governors

  [PRESS RELEASE] OTTAWA, ON (June 22, 2017) – The First Nations Health Managers Association (FNHMA) Board of Directors and staff would like to extend congratulations to FNHMA Executive Director, Marion Crowe on being appointed to The Ottawa Hospital Board of Governors on June 21, 2017. Ms. Crowe, a proud member of the Piapot First … Continued

A Journey We Walk Together

A primer for health organizations on building and enhancing Indigenous cultural competency:     Guide d’initiation au développement d’une compétence culturelle autochtone destiné aux organismes de santé:    

FNHMA & Athabasca University – Transfer Credit Articulation Agreement

  The First Nations Health Managers Association (FNHMA) and Athabasca University are pleased to announce a Transfer Credit Articulation Agreement is now in place for graduates of the Certified First Nations Health Managers Program (CFNHMP). To learn more about the agreement visit one of the links below. Credits Articulation Press Release – FNHMA Athabasca – … Continued

Save The Date!

  The 7th Annual FNHMA National Conference will be hosted at the Westin Harbour Castle in Toronto, ON. November 14-16, 2017. Don’t miss THE health education event of 2017! More details to come!

First Nations Health Managers Association Announces a Night of Excellence in First Nations Health

Vancouver, BC (November 16, 2016) – The 2016 Certified First Nations Health Manager (CFNHM) graduation awards ceremonies will take place today at 6:30 PM at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Vancouver, BC. This year the First Nations Health Managers Association (FNHMA) honors our 22 graduates during a formal dinner and reception. FNHMA President, Lorraine Muskwa, CFNHM … Continued

FNHMA’s 5th Annual Conference in Montréal, Québec

The FNHMA hosted our 5th annual conference from November 3rd to 5th this year in Montréal, Québec. With an attendance of over 350 health leaders, we were able to mutually “celebrate and share our inherent knowledge in health leadership and management” through a variety of workshops, activities and speaking engagements. Each day was welcomed with … Continued