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NDP Leader and Health Critic Lorraine Michael

NDP Leader Lorraine Michael (MHA, Signal Hill-Quidi Vidi) used her portion of Question Period in the House of Assembly today to point out to government that the reported shortage of local licensed practical nurses (necessitating the hiring of LPNs from Jamaica) is actually the direct result of healthcare policies.

 
NDP Leader and Health Critic Lorraine Michael

NDP Leader Lorraine Michael (MHA, Signal Hill-Quidi Vidi) continued to look for answers from the premier on the health summit he will host in January to determine how to reduce health care costs.

 
NDP Leader and Health Critic Lorraine Michael

NDP Leader Lorraine Michael (MHA, Signal Hill-Quidi Vidi) is alarmed by hints from both the premier and the leader of the Official Opposition that the costs of providing health care to residents of the province must be cut. Today in question period, she attempted to get answers from the premier about how much he intends to actually do with the “summit” he plans.

 
NDP Leader and Health Critic Lorraine Michael

NDP Leader Lorraine Michael (MHA, Signal Hill-Quidi Vidi) says the health minister’s announcement today that pharmacists in the province can now administer injectable medications including the flu vaccine is welcome news to both pharmacists and their patients.

 

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