Lethbridge Newcomer Health Advisory Group Webinar - March 7, 2019
After arrival to Canada, many newcomers experience challenges navigating the health system. Primary health care is often the first point of entry into the system and includes physicians, public health nurses, chronic disease clinicians and immigrant serving agencies. In this lunch and learn webinar we will highlight the journey of newcomers and clinicians through their first encounters. Health care providers as well as those who work with newcomers are invited to take part in this 90 minute session.
Topics covered include:
- The first physician visit
- Referrals to community health services
- Overview of Interim Federal Health provisions
- Tips for using Interpretation and Translation services