The Indigenous Patient Navigator is available for guidance and support when patients and families are unfamiliar with medical systems, do not speak English, and/or have travelled a long distance for treatment. Indigenous Navigator services include:
  • Translation and interpretation services in Cree, Oji-Cree and Ojibway
  • Support before, during or after medical appointments
  • Linking patients and families to helpful community resources
  • Providing information and education in a culturally sensitive way
  • Liaising or advocating for patients and their families with their health care team
Please phone an Indigenous Patient Navigator directly:

Susan Anderson - Renal - (807) 684-6166

Lorraine McKay - Renal - (807) 684-6695

Jeannie Simon - Regional Cancer Care - (807) 684-4324

Mona Neekan - Emergency Department - (807) 620-5288

Angela Kakekayash – Centre for Complex Diabetes Care – (807) 684-6944