NDP prioritizes health care for Manitoba families

A re-elected NDP government will double the number of QuickCare clinics in Manitoba, from eight to 16, and extend operating hours at every QuickCare clinic in the province, Premier and NDP leader Greg Selinger announced today.

“We are focused on getting families the health care they need, when they need it most - day or night,” said Selinger. “Instead of Conservative-style cuts, we’re making smart, strategic investments that strengthen health care for families and communities.”

Province expands HPV immunization program to include males

Program Expansion Further Step in Right Direction to Reduce Transmission, Protect Manitobans from HPV-related Cancer, Regardless of Gender: Minister Blady

In an effort to keep Manitobans healthy and reduce the number of new cancer cases, the province’s Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Immunization Program will be expanded starting next year to include both males and females, Health Minister Sharon Blady announced today.