News Releases

OCTOBER 2017
  20 Work of Seniors Across Province Acknowledged with Manitoba Council on Aging Recognition Awards for 2017
  13 Manitoba Families Encouraged to Get Flu Shot This Fall
SEPTEMBER 2017
  29 More than 20 New Physicians to Begin Practising in Western Manitoba Communities
  28 Province Marks Official Opening of Tabor Home - Personal Care Home in Morden
  27 Province Announces Nineteen Family Physicians Recruited to Work in Interlake Health Region
  19 Reg Toews to Lead Implementation Process for Paramedic Self-regulation
  18 Manitobans Invited to Take Part in New Surveys on Mental Health, Addictions
  13 Manitobans Asked to Give Views During Pre-Budget Consultations
  8 Province Moving Forward on New Personal Care Home Capacity in Manitoba
  5 Province Announces Legislative Changes to Address Use of Electronic Cigarettes Come Into Effect Oct. 1
  5 Manitoba First in Canada to Introduce New Flu Vaccine for Personal Care Home Residents
  5 Province Announces Changes to Manitoba Health Appeal Board and CancerCare Manitoba Board
  1 Nominations Open for Manitoba Council on Aging Recognition Awards
AUGUST 2017
  31 Province Announces Registered Nursing Profession to be Brought Under the Regulated Health Professions Act
  21 Province Secures Additional Federal Health-care Funding
  12 Heat Advisory
  1 Manitoba Government Makes Regional Health Authority Board Appointments
JULY 2017
  18 Province Increasing Food Subsidy for Churchill
  18 Manitoba Government Introduces Cap on Dispensing Fees for Provincial Drug Programs
  14 West Nile Virus Update #1
JUNE 2017
  29 Province Invests in Paramedic Staffing Positions in Rural Manitoba, Commits to Implementation of 2013 Provincial EMS Review
  28 Province Announces New Provincial Health Organization with a Focus on Patient-Centred Planning
  26 Province Enhances Support for Manitobans Facing Opioid Addictions
  23 New Pediatric Ward Opens at Brandon Regional Health Centre
  16 New Mental Health, Addictions Crisis Centre for Youth Open in Thompson
  14 Province Recognizes Young Manitobans for Outstanding Contributions to Healthy Living
MAY 2017
  10 Province Receives Stakeholder Consultation Report on Paramedic Self-Regulation
  3 Province Awards Contract to Develop Mental Health and Addiction Strategy
  1 Province Encourages Manitobans to Take Precautions to Minimize Risks of Tick Exposure
APRIL 2017
  27 Government of Manitoba to Create Transformation Management Office
  18 New Appointments Made to CancerCare Manitoba Board, Manitoba Health Appeal Board
MARCH 2017
  29 Manitoba Government Launches Review of Privacy Legislation
  28 Province Announces Ambulance Fees Further Reduced Across Manitoba
  27 Manitoba Announces Wait Time Reduction Task Force Committee Members, Public Consultations
  20 Province Introduces Proposed Legislation That Would Protect Sustainability of Public Services, Improve Patient Care
   7 Province Introduces Proposed Amendments to The Emergency Medical Response and Stretcher Transportation Amendment Act
   7 Manitoba Government Introduces Amendments That Would Strengthen the Regulated Health Professions Amendment Act
FEBRUARY 2017
  28 Province Announces Selkirk Mental Health Centre Now Accredited with Exemplary Standing
   8 Manitoba Government Funds Health Safety and Security Projects
   7 Province Accepts Report on Clinical, Preventive Health-Care Services
   7 Province Announces Replacement MRI to Be Installed at Brandon Health Centre
   3 Province Awards Construction Contract for Emergency Department Redevelopment at Dauphin Regional Health Centre
   3 Province Announces Specialty Licence Plate for Manitoba's Paramedics
   2 Province Initiates Process to Develop Mental Health Strategy
JANUARY 2017
  26 Province Receives Report on Home Care Services in Manitoba
  26 Province Launches Conversation on Health-Care Funding
  10 Manitobans Advised to Practise Cold Weather Safety This Winter
   3 Naloxone Kit Availability Expanding Across Manitoba