As Manitoba’s healthcare system buckles beneath the load of unprecedented affected person hundreds, Manitoba’s well being minister is taking a medical depart.
Heather Stefanson is present process a “crucial medical process” on Friday that was advisable by her doctor, based on authorities communication despatched to CBC.
She might be on medical depart for the remainder of the spring sitting, which ends June 1.
Stefanson’s official return date will finally be primarily based on her physician’s recommendation, based on the e-mail.
Manitoba deputy premier Kelvin Goertzen will take over the position of well being minister within the meantime, the letter says.
Goertzen beforehand served as Manitoba’s well being minister from 2016 to 2018.
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