First Nations, Inuit and Métis action plan on cancer control

Review this report from 2011 about the First Nations, Inuit and Métis cancer journey, developed as a baseline to measure future progress

Informed by First Nations, Inuit and Métis partners and the cancer-control community, this action plan outlines First Nations, Inuit and Métis cancer priorities.

Review information about the four strategic areas of focus that emerged:

  1. Community-based health human resource skills and capacity, and community awareness
  2. Culturally responsive resources and services
  3. Access to programs and services in remote and rural communities
  4. Patient identification systems

Learn more about the following key gaps faced by First Nations, Inuit and Métis and the proposed resources for closing them:

  • System integration
  • Primary prevention
  • Screening
  • Cancer continuum
  • Health human resources
  • Research and surveillance

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