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BC Government announces new nursing positions province wide

By Chad Harris
January 19, 2016 - 11:54am Updated: January 19, 2016 - 3:43pm

KAMLOOPS — Health Minister Terry Lake announced a major province-wide nursing hire this morning, as well as a recruitment drive funded in part by the BC Nurses Union.

Lake says about 300 nurses will be hired full time in Interior Health, but hundreds more across the province.

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Health ministers signal new relations with federal government at Vancouver talks

By The Canadian Press
January 17, 2016 - 7:19pm Updated: January 18, 2016 - 12:29pm

VICTORIA — The federal government’s election promises are expected to be closely examined by the country’s health ministers during an annual meeting that’s expected to be more co-operative than in past years.