Monday, December 18, 2017

Announcements

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All the Pieces of Me: Childhood Dissociative Identity Disorder
Date: December 7th, 2017
Time: 11:00 - 12:30

Participants will learn about the causes for, and the process of, dissociation as a creative way to 'stay sane in an insane world', and how this coping skill may lead to the development of more than one personality within an individual. Signs and symptoms of the disorder will be outlined, as well as information on how parents and professionals can help these children and all their other selves.

 

Presenter: Lindsay Hope - Ross, M.Sc., R.Psych., Clinical Supervisor, Healthy Minds Healthy Children Outreach Services and CES, AHS 

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Engaging Indigenous Peoples and Communities to Improve Health Outcomes
Date: December 13th, 2017
Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Val Austen-Wiebe, Executive Director of the Population, Public and Indigenous Health Strategic Clinical Network and Brenda Laboucan, Indigenous Engagement Officer, will provide updates on the activities of the PPIH SCN and AHS's Widsom Council Respectively.

Learning Objectives:

  • To describe and understand PPIH SCN and its efforts to improve Indigenous health outcomes
  • To understand and appreciate the Wisdom Council, its rol and responisibilites

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Monthly Telehealth Newsletter

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December Newsletter 

The December newsletter is now available to view on line. Thank you for your conintued support of the newsletter. Don't forget to subscribe to the First Nations Telehealth Network to receive the newsletter direct to your inbox each month!  

Click here to view the December newsletter. 

New Recordings

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AFNIGC & The Government of Alberta Release: Opioids and Substances of Misuse among First Nations People in Alberta, Alberta Report 2017

Key Messages:

  • This new data clearly shows First Nations people in Alberta are disproportionately affected by opioid use.
  • Reducing the harms associated with both street-sourced and prescription opioids experienced by Indigenous communities is an urgent priority.
  • Government Partners are working with First Nations communities to enhance access to naloxone and to improve education, awareness and access to treatment options.

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First Nations Privacy Policies and Legal Considerations

Krista will discuss how legal tools such as laws, policies and agreements can be used by First Nations to assert sovereignty over First Nations information.  She'll also propose strategies to protect First Nation communities and their information while still allowing partnerships with governments and universities.

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OCAP (Ownership, Control, Access, and Possession)

This session will focus on exploring the First Nation principles of OCAP®, which stands for ownership, control, access, and possession guides a community in making decisions regarding why, how, and by whom information is collected, used, or shared. OCAP® is an opportunity for First Nation people to express their unique worldview and protocols related to ideas of community privacy and information governance currently not protected by Canadian privacy laws, while concentrating on all aspects of information governance including creation and management. This session will also identify future training options available for First Nation communities in Alberta. 

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Privacy Breach Reporting and Notification

This session will focus on privacy breach preparedness and response. This includes general proactive measures to avoid privacy breaches, the reporting of a breach to the OIPC, as well as how to notify affected individuals.

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Information Sharing

Privacy laws are often mentioned as a barrier to share information when providing services, but in most situations the laws present a way to enable information sharing to support service delivery while respecting individuals’ privacy. This session will help clarify some of the rules guiding information sharing, and will offer participants recommendations on how to best approach information sharing initiatives.

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Access Requests

Under each of Alberta’s three laws, individuals have certain access to information rights while public, private and health sector entities have a number of responsibilities to respond to access to information requests. This session will provide an overview of the process to respond to access requests, summarize correction requests, and explain the role of the OIPC in reviewing access request responses.

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Today's Sessions and Registration Deadline

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Today's Sessions
VC TypeSession TitleSchedule
Meeting SessionJoint Action Health Plan, Technicians Working Group (3)Dec 18, 2017 08:30 ~ 13:00
 

Today's Registration Deadline
There is no scheduled registration deadline today.