Southern Health-Santé Sud Board of Directors June 2016 Meeting Highlights

Sacred Moment: Ms. Bronwen Bugden shared an audio piece: Chopin’s Harp Etude. Whilst listening to this timeless piece of music, the Board took a moment to quietly reflect on its role and responsibilities.

Financial: Southern Health-Santé Sud Board of Directors approved the report of Statement of Operations and Financial Position, as presented by the Southern Health-Santé Sud CEO, Kathy McPhail and Ryan Green, Chief Financial
Officer, for the period to May 31, 2016, indicating a Year-to-Date Operating deficit of $974,973.

Annual Public Meeting: Dr. Michael Routledge, Chief Provincial Public Health Officer, will be the guest speaker for the 2016 Annual Public Meeting, which is to be held Wednesday October 5th, at 7 PM at the Days Inn in Winkler.

Human Resources: Internationally Educated Nurses (IEN) Bridging Program: 16 students were in the pilot program with Southern Health-Santé Sud and Prairie Mountain Health. 8 students will be joining Southern Health-Santé Sud for their practicums from May 9 to June 24.
Recruitment initiatives continue to expose Southern Health-Santé Sud to a wider audience and present opportunities that are available for nursing and allied health professionals within our Region.

The next regular Southern Health-Santé Sud Board of Directors Meeting is planned for Wednesday September 28, 2016 at the Southern Health-Santé Sud Regional Office-La Broquerie. For more information, please visit


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Ce bulletin est publié en anglais seulement comme outil de communication avec les medias. Si vous désirez communiqué avec quelqu’un dans la langue officielle de votre choix au sujet de son contenu, veuillez contacter l’équipe de communications Southern Health-Santé Sud au 204-424-2329.