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This course introduces you to healthcare and health promotion in the context of Canadian First Nations, Inuit, and Métis (FNMI) populations. Some of the topics you will study are key healthcare concepts and terms, the social determinants of health, the impact of colonization on Indigenous health, the history of healthcare in Canada, and the roles and responsibilities of governments and healthcare practitioners. As you progress through this course, you’ll learn about professional behaviours and skills related to CHP practice, including the ethical code of conduct, academic referencing, medical terminology, professional communication, and documentation.