North Coast AHIC

North Coast Aboriginal Health Improvement Committee


Gitga’at Nation (Hartley Bay)
Gitxaala Nation (Kitkatla)
Haida Nation
Lax Kw'alaams (Port Simpson)
Metlakatla First Nation
Prince Rupert
Port Edward


The North Coast AHIC is administered out of the Prince Rupert Hospital. If you would like to learn more about this AHIC or bring a health care issue to the committee's attention, contact:

Janess Iverson 
Administrative Assistant
Northern Health 

Heidi Johns
Health Services Administrator
Northern Health

Local Cultural Resources:

Honouring Our Journey

This 25 minute video provides information for health care providers about the Haida and Tsimshian Nations’ culture and history, and how these impact their health care needs. 

Webinar recording introducing the North Coast IHIC

This webinar introduces the North Coast IHIC, the Indigenous communities that participate on this IHIC, and includes discussion and sharing by IHIC members.