WHITEHORSE – Today the federal government announced that it has signed a health funding agreement with the three territories. In response to this, Stacey Hassard, Leader of the Official Opposition released the following statement:
“We are pleased to hear that the Government of Yukon may have finalized an agreement on health care with the Government of Canada.
“Having access to a sustainable and reliable healthcare system is critical to Yukon families. All Members of the Legislative Assembly have a common interest in ensuring our constituents continue to receive the best possible care.
“Although we have not seen the final details of the agreement we hope that the Government of Yukon negotiated the best possible deal for Yukoners that is both long-term and stable.”