• NAPS – Carfentanil Officer Safety Bulletin, April 6, 2018

    The Nishnawbe Aski Police Service (NAPS) are issuing a warning regarding the distribution of illegal street drugs, specifically, Percocet Pills (Oxycodone). A significant quantity of drugs held out to be Percocet Pills were recently seized by Nishnawbe Aski Police. Police believe these pills were destined to be sold in the remote Northern First Nation Communities.…

  • Chief of Staff – WAHA

    The Weeneebayko Area Health Authority (WAHA) is the leading health care provider organization on the western coast of James Bay. WAHA is comprised of hospitals in Moose Factory, Fort Albany and Attawapiskat with a Health Centre in Moosonee. WAHA also provides regional outpatient programs and Paramedicine and Mental Health services in the region, including services…

  • Josephine Williams Appointed as the New WAHA Interim Board Chair

    (Moose Factory) Effective March 28, 2018, the WAHA Board of Directors is proud to announce that Josephine Williams was appointed as WAHA’s new Interim Board Chairperson. Josephine Williams has been a member of the WAHA Board since December 2015, representing Kashechewan First Nation. QUICK FACTS  WAHA Board members are appointed by their community’s Chief…

  • OR Closure Contingency Plan Outline – February 14 – 21, 2018

    (Moose Factory) Starting Wednesday February 14, 2018 at 12:00 pm (noon) WAHA would like to inform the public that there will be no anesthesia coverage at Weeneebayko General Hospital (WGH) until February 21, 2018 12:00 pm (noon).  As a result of this, WAHA OR services will be closed during this period. During this time, we…

  • Data Project Manager – Public Health

    Organizations: Weeneebayko Area Health Authority (WAHA) Weeneebayko General Hospital and Sioux Lookout First Nation Health Authority (SLFNHA) Status: Term full-time The Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority (SLFNHA) and the Weeneebayko Area Health Authority (WAHA) have agreed to partner and work with each other on the design and implementation of a data surveillance system that will support…

  • Marcel and Frances Labelle Foundation Donates $50,000 to WAHA

    (left to right) Representing WAHA were: Francine Linklater – Manager of the Surgical Unit, Deborah Hill – VP Patient Care/CNE, Dr. Glen Rodgers – Dentist, Dr. Abbass Saleh – Dentist., Pauline Louttit, Bessie McLeod and Acrifa Fears – Operating Room Nurses Weeneebayko Area Health Authority is proud to announce that we received a generous $50,000…

  • Statement from the Board of Directors of the Weeneebayko Area Health Authority

    To all our valued community members, The delivery of health care and support for our community is core to who we are and what we do at the Weeneebayko Area Health Authority (WAHA). The doctors and staff care deeply about the community’s well-being, working together to meet the healthcare needs of the James Bay Region…

  • Board Review – Between MAC and Dr. John Wadell, November and December 2016

    Board Decision

  • WAHA First Nation’s Energy Project

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