First Nations Patient Support
First Nations Health Programs (FNHP) has staff ready to provide patient support to members of Yukon’s First Nations communities. A liaison worker is available via telephone through our call centre to assist you and your family before, during and after a hospital stay.
- Listening to concerns and discussing needs
- Helping patients with travel arrangements and discharge planning
- Providing information about hospital care and offering information to navigate the health system
- Advocating for patients and offering complaint resolution assistance
How to Access Support
Please self-identify. Registration staff will ask every patient if they would like to identify as having Aboriginal ancestry. This will ensure you have access to our programs.