We’ll create internal committee for QGH, Nunavut’s health minister says – NunatsiaqOnline

February 22, 2017

“The motion specifically said a board of management and we all agreed to that”

The Government of Nunavut will create an internal advisory board for Iqaluit’s Qikiqtani General Hospital instead of the independent board of management that MLAs voted for about three years ago, Health Minister George Hickes said Feb. 22 in the legislative assembly.

But Iqaluit-Niaqunnguu MLA Pat Angnakak says that’s not in line with the spirit of the motion that she sponsored in 2014.

Angnakak has been waiting on a long overdue report from Nunavut’s Department of Health which was supposed to examine the idea of an independent management board hospital.

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