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Past Events

Non-Insured Health Benefits (NIHB) Program for First Nations and Inuit: What Do Health and Information Professionals Need to Know?

Speakers: Candace Bird and Jessie Loyer

Topic: The federal Non-Insured Health Benefits (NIHB) program provides First Nations and Inuit people with coverage for a limited range of medically necessary goods and services. This Leading Edge session will provide historical background on the NIHB, perspectives on the legal and treaty requirements for service provision, health literacy implications, and the role of NIHB Navigators in service delivery.

Date: Thursday, March 12, 2020

Session Recording