WAHA News & Events

  • Reports

    File: WAHA Operational Assessment Project Report Click Here to Download File: Evaluation of the Weeneebayko Area Health Integration Framework Agreement (WAHIFA) Final Evaluation Report Click Here to Download File: Evaluation of the Weeneebayko Area Health Integration Framework Agreement (WAHIFA) Performance Scorecard Click Here to Download File: AGA Report – 27th Annual Mamowihitowin of the Omushkegowuk,…

  • Community Relations Department

    WAHA Community Relations Department is the “link” between the community as well as WAHA staff and management. The Department’s role is to facilitate good communication and culturally sensitive health care in the region. The Director of Community Relations (DCR) leads this department; this person has in-depth knowledge of the Cree language, culture and traditions, and…

  • Food Drive for Moose Factory Hamper Project

    December 5 & 6, 2017 Drop off location is at the WAHA Telemedicine waiting room located at…. Please bring in non-perishable items to donate to the Moose Factory Christmas Hamper project. While working with the youth in Moose Factory Lisa Sutherland has identified needy families in the community. She has been organizing the clothing swap…

  • Bringing Care Closer to Home for James and Hudson Bay Seniors

    On October 20-22 2016, Weeneebayko Area Health Authority (WAHA) in collaboration with the Northeast Specialized Geriatric Centre (NESGC) was honored to have the opportunity to present “Delivering Care on the Coast: The Development and Delivery of Specialized Geriatric Clinics on the James and Hudson Bay Coast in Northeastern Ontario” at the 45th Annual Scientific and…

  • A Message to the Residents of the Weeneebayko Region

    A Message from WAHA President and CEO Bernie D.Schmidt Most people have likely heard or seen the recent CBC radio and print stories. It is very unfortunate that the CBC have linked the unproven claims of a recent ex-contract mental health worker to the larger WAHA Mental Health Staff Team and even more unfairly to…

  • Ininew Patient Services Automated Appointment Notification System

    Download Health Canada Press Release for Notification of Ininew Patient Services Auto Appointment Notice System

  • Weeneebayko Patient Services Name Changed to Ininew Patient Services

    Download the Health Canada News Release

  • Hospital News July 2016 Edition – WAHA Diabetes Education Program Serving People in Ontario’s Far North

    Diabetes Education Program serving people in Ontario’s far north

  • WAHA’s First Nation’s Energy Project

    Improving energy efficiency and conservation knowledge along the western coast of James Bay As of June 2016, the Weeneebayko Area Health Authority, Fort Albany Power Corporation and the Canadian Coalition for Green Health Care (www.greenhealthcare.ca) are working together to bring a new energy management and energy education program to the communities of Attawapiskat, Kashechewan, Fort…

  • Weeneebayko General Hospital Announces Emergency Department Entrance Change

    Effective Thursday, June 9, 2016 – Friday, June 10, 2016 Weeneebayko General Hospital (WGH) today announced that the Emergency Department entrance will be closed from Thursday, June 9th at 5 am until Friday, June 10 at 6 am. Please note that WGH will continue to offer Emergency Department services and people who need these services…