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North Baffin deserves its own long-term care centre, Qamaniq contends

As the debate rages over the GN's plans to build three new long-term care centres in the coming years, Tununiq MLA David Qamaniq raised another point for consideration Wednesday: residents in North Baffin communities...

Regular MLAs insist they’re not being fully apprised; postpone health capital budget

For the second time this week, regular MLAs have flexed their muscle by delaying approval of a capital budget. On Tuesday, it was the Nunavut Housing Corporation's capital budget that was postponed due to a...

Kamingoak blasts GN over long-term care planning

Kugluktuk MLA Mila Kamingoak expressed "extreme frustration" Wednesday over the Department of Health's approach to long-term care planning and for not endorsing a long-standing "very comprehensive" hamlet proposal to support a facility in her...

Long-term care centres initial contract awarded, but GN won’t reveal value

The Government of Nunavut has selected Winnipeg-based FT3 Architecture Landscape Interior Design to provide design and construction administration services for three new long-term facilities in the territory. The value of the tender award remains under...

EDITORIAL: Build it, and they will come (home)

We welcome with open arms the suggestion that the Government of Nunavut is ready to make the required investment to build spaces for 156 long-term care beds -- 108 in Iqaluit and 24 in...

GN scoping cost of adding 156 long-term care beds

The Government of Nunavut posted a request Monday for architectural designs for new long-term care facilities in Iqaluit and in the Kivalliq and the Kitikmeot regions – a total of 156 beds. The proposal involves...