NITHA

Northern Inter-Tribal Health Authority

 

Third Level Services

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CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19):

COVID-19 is a serious health threat, NITHA is working with local health authorities and Partner Communities and actively monitoring the situation daily. We continue to reassess the public health risk based on the best available evidence as the situation evolves.

Public Health Notices and Latest News:

November 24, 2020 - Public Service Announcement Outbreak Declared Over for Red Earth Cree Nation
November 23, 2020 - Public Service Announcement Outbreak Declaration for the Community of Pelican Narrows
November 19th, 2020 - NITHA Partner Community Mental Health & Addiction Departments Recommendations for Mental Health Counselling Guidelines Update
November 16th, 2020 - Public Service Announcement Outbreak Declaration - James Smith Cree Nation
November 14th, 2020 - Public Service Announcement Outbreak Declaration - Birch Narrows Dene Nation
November 8th, 2020 - Public Service Announcement Potential COVID-19 Exposure in Mass Gatherings - James Smith Cree Nation

The Partnership

About NITHA

Northern Inter-Tribal Health Authority (NITHA) is the only First Nations Organization of its kind in the country. NITHA is comprised of the Prince Albert Grand Council, Meadow Lake Tribal Council, Peter Ballantyne Cree Nation, and Lac La Ronge Indian Band and each has extensive experience in health service delivery. The Partners formally joined together in 1998 to create NITHA to deliver a service known as “Third Level.”

What We Do

Medical Health Officer Services

Communicable Disease Prevention and Management

Disease Surveillance and Health Status

Immunization Support

Nursing Support

Advisory Services to 2nd Level

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PARTNER ORGANIZATIONS

33

FIRST NATION COMMUNITIES

47

ON RESERVE POPULATION

55000

POPULATION SERVED

He who has health, has hope; he who has hope, has everything

Thomas Carlyle

There needs to be more progress on these deep rooted issues, which are preventing our youth from having the same hopes and aspirations as any other child in Canada.

Former Vice Chief Dwayne Lasas