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Health Minister Ron Stewart congratulates the Central Regional
Health Board on the appointment its first Community Health Board.
The Eastern Shore - Musquodoboit Community Health Board is the
first CHB established in Nova Scotia in keeping with the
province's health renewal agenda.

"I commend the members of the newly appointed Board," says Health
Minister Stewart. "And I express true appreciation for the
volunteers' dedication of time and energy. This is a leap forward
for health renewal which fosters community-based decision

The Central Regional Health Board announced the appointment
Saturday of the 12 community volunteers to the Eastern Shore
- Musquodoboit Community Health Board. As CHB members, they will
plan community-based primary care services and address health
issues locally.


Contact: Chris Hansen  902-424-5886

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