COVID-19: Indigenous Services Canada Update


March 13, 2020, Valerie Gideon (Senior Assistant Deputy Minister for First Nations and Inuit Health Branch, Indigenous Services Canada) and Dr. Tom Wong (Executive Director and Chief Medical Officer of Public Health, Indigenous Services Canada) provided an update on what Indigenous Services Canada is doing to support Indigenous peoples across Canada with respect to the COVID-19 response.



For more information about Indigenous Services Canada

For more information on the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), please visit: Canada.ca/coronavirus or phone 1-877-784-4397

You can send your direct questions and requests to ISC Regional Medical Officers at:

• British Columbia:
Dr. Shannon McDonald, First Nations Health Authority shannon.mcdonald@fnha.ca

• Alberta:
Dr. Wadieh Yacoub, Indigenous Services Canada Wadieh.yacoub@canada.ca

• Saskatchewan:
Dr. Ibrahim Khan, Indigenous Services Canada Ibrahim.khan@canada.ca

• Northern Inter Tribal Health Authority:
Dr. Dubuka, Northern Inter Tribal Health Authority nndubuka@nitha.com

• Manitoba:
Dr. Michael Routledge, Indigenous Services Canada Michael.routledge@canada.ca

• Ontario:
Dr. Maurica Maher, Indigenous Services Canda Maurica.maher@canada.ca

• Quebec:
Richard Budgell, Indigenous Services Canada Richard.budgell@canada.ca

• Atlantic:
Dr. Eilish Cleary, Indigenous Services Canada Eilish.cleary@canada.ca

If you live in the territories, please contact your regional health authorities in the territory where you are located.