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In partnership with the Government of Quebec, the Cree Board of Health and Social Services of James Bay provides health and social services to the 9 communities of the Cree Nation of Eeyou Istchee

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Published on
Wed, Apr 14 2021

The Cree Health Board is proud to acknowledge its dedicated Medical Laboratory teams in Chisasibi and Mistissini. They play a key role in the fight against COVID-19.

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Maanuuhiikuu provides community members with free and confidential clinical and traditional options to choose from, on their paths to wellness.

Cree values and traditions were envisaged as key to the development of health and social services delivery systems in section 14 of the 1975 James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement (JBNQA), which was the basis for the creation of the Cree Health Board

Latest News and Events

Published on
Fri, Apr 16 2021

Quebec is in the 3rd wave of the pandemic. COVID-19 cases continue to go up in many regions including Ontario. This is related to variants of the virus that spread more easily. In our neighbouring regions of Lac St-Jean and Abitibi there are new cases reported every day. This continues to be a concern for people travelling to and from Eeyou Istchee.  

Published on
Wed, Apr 14 2021

The Cree Health Board is proud to acknowledge its dedicated Medical Laboratory teams in Chisasibi and Mistissini. They play a key role in the fight against COVID-19.

Published on
Thu, Apr 8 2021
  • Procedural or medical masks are recommended instead of cloth masks and are now required in the workplace.
  • The Quebec Public Health Laboratory (LSPQ) did not find any evidence of parasites in medical masks.
  • Health Canada has issued a warning about masks containing graphene, which have not been distributed in Eeyou Istchee.
Published on
Wed, Apr 7 2021

We hope to see as many people as possible vaccinated before going on Goose Break.  We are in the 3rd wave of the pandemic. COVID-19 cases continue to go up in Ontario and Quebec. This is related to variants of the virus that spread more easily. 

Careers

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Nurse with stethoscope
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Family in the forest smiling

Nishiiyuu Miyupimaatisiiun

Nishiiyuu refers to the traditional ways of the Eeyou and Eenou people. Nishiiyuu Miyupimaatisiiun works to ensure that Cree knowledge and values are reflected in CBHSSJB services. 

Our vision is aapiimuutiihehkuut piimaatiisiiwiiniiuu kiiyah a achiisachiinuutiihehkuut᙮

“Achieving miyupimaatisiiun through the guidance of ancestral teachings”.

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