5 Tips for Supporting First Nations Patients in Emergency Care

Advocating for a loved one in a healthcare setting can be a crucial role, especially for First Nations patients who may face unique challenges, as highlighted in the study “Impacts of racism on First Nations patients’ emergency care: results of a thematic analysis of healthcare provider interviews in Alberta, Canada.” Here are five empowering tips for family members or friends advocating for a First Nations patient in the emergency department based on the study findings.