Welcome to Keewaytinook Okimakanak

Keewaytinook Okimakanak, which means Northern Chiefs in Oji-Cree, is a non-political Chiefs Council serving Deer Lake, Fort Severn, Keewaywin, McDowell Lake, North Spirit Lake and Poplar Hill First Nations. The organization is directed by the Chiefs of the member First Nations who form the Board of Directors. Through its close awareness of community needs and its team approach, the Council advises and assists its member First Nations. The Council provides services in the areas of health, education, economic development, employment assistance, legal, public works, finance and administration, and computer communications (K-Net Services). The Executive Director liaises with the six Chiefs, with the staff of the Council and with other organizations and governments.

Current Chiefs:

Chief Roy Dale Meekis, Deer Lake First Nation
Chief Joseph Crow, Fort Severn First Nation
Chief Chris Kakegamic, Keewaywin First Nation
Chief Vontane Keno, McDowell Lake First Nation
Chief Caroline Keesic, North Spirit Lake First Nation
Chief Alice Sugashie, Poplar Hill First Nation

Angie McCleary
9 min 55 sec
KOTM - Clinical Services Coordinator

Internal-External Reporting to the Assistant Director of eHealth Services, the Clinical Services Coordinator (CSC) supports and oversees the clinical activities of the telemedicine program and acts as a clinical resource for program management and staff. The CSC is a “Champion” of telemedicine in the region who engages community, federal and provincial health providers to enable seamless access to integrated telemedicine services, and plan and promote adoption of new virtual tools, platforms, and protocols.

Angie McCleary
15 min 7 sec
Interim Program Assistant- KO eHealth Services

Temporary 6 month contract The Interim Program Assistant (PA) provides project assistance (decision support and administrative follow up) to the Director of eHealth Services and the Clinical Services Coordinator in the absence of the Assistance Director of eHealth. 

Kenneth Wong
2 weeks 6 days
KO eHealth - Invitation to Participate

Partnering with First Nations has always been a priority for Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN) and its partners at Keewaytinook Okimakanak eHealth Telemedicine Services (KOeTS).

Henry Owusu
1 month 1 week
KOSSS Student Support Worker (Contract Term)

Keewaytinook Okimakanak Secondary Student Services is looking to fill one Student Support Worker position. The Student Support Worker will work out of Sioux Lookout, Ontario and will commence in January 2017 and end June 2017.

Henry Owusu
1 month 1 week
KOSSS - Inquest Coordinator (Contract Term)

Keewaytinook Okimakanak Secondary Student Services is looking to fill one full-time position, Inquest Coordinator from January to March 31, 2017. This position will be located in Thunder Bay, Ontario.