Health Administration

(231) 242-1610


Jody Werner – Health Director
Christina DuBois – Assistant Health Director
Julie Janiskee – Office Administrator
Kristin Haley – HIM-CAC


All of our Health Services are administered under the guidance of our Health Director, Jody Werner and Assistant Health Director, Christina DuBois.


It is the responsibility of Health Administration is responsible for the overall planning, development, implementation and management of the services provided by the LTBB Health Department.


To develop and expand services for direct medical care, preventative medicine, community health, included in Indian Health Services (I.H.S.) 638 Contract and all other health grants and contracts.


To plan and organize activities related to clinical services to ensure patient needs are met in accordance with medical standards and health care administrative standards.


To develop partnerships and coordinate activities with other health service agencies to increase services and extend program dollars.


To develop programs and access resources to incorporate wellness and disease prevention activities for LTBB Tribal Members.


To maintain budgets based on appropriate workload and anticipated revenues; as closely as possible without jeopardizing the Health Services that are delivered.


To monitor and control health department costs to maintain expenditures within allocations and budget.


To develop, implement, and evaluate methods to ensure effective and efficient use of staff, facilities, equipment, and other resources while maintaining program standards.