Sep 1, 2014 – News Today

Northern Report: Health care recruitment is hard work

PRINCE GEORGE — Northern B.C. isn’t just competing with other parts of the province to attract doctors and medical professionals — it’s competing with the rest of Canada and countries around the world to attract the professionals needed to sustain health care in the North. The Northern Health Authority has developed strategies to attract and retain doctors, nurses and other medical professionals, said Dr. Ronald Chapman, the health authority’s vice-president of medicine.