N.L. Opposition says premier should learn from Nova Scotia on doctor recruitment | Globalnews.ca

The chief of Newfoundland and Labrador’s Progressive Conservative get together says Premier Andrew Furey ought to comply with Nova Scotia’s lead relating to recruiting docs.

Opposition Chief David Brazil advised reporters immediately he’s conscious of efforts by Nova Scotia’s Well being Division to persuade Ukrainian docs in Newfoundland to resettle in Nova Scotia.

Brazil says officers in Nova Scotia are efficiently luring docs from Newfoundland and Labrador and from international nations.

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He says Nova Scotia is being extra assertive and inventive than Newfoundland and Labrador in recruiting physicians, including that Nova Scotia can also be extra accommodating to international docs.

Michael Holden helps Ukrainian docs settle in St. John’s, and he advised The Canadian Press on Monday that they’re annoyed by a scarcity of assist from his province.

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Newfoundland and Labrador’s medical affiliation launched a ballot final month exhibiting practically one in 4 residents are and not using a household physician.

This report by The Canadian Press was first revealed July 19, 2022.

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