Doctors are Coming to the Cypress Health Region
Jim Hornell, CEO of the Cypress Health Region, has returned from Great Britain, where he accompanied Health Care Saskatchewan at one of the largest medical fairs in the world. Hornell shares that Canada, along with New Zealand and Australia are physicians top choices to practice. Things are looking up for recruitments in the Cypress Health Region. A third physician has committed to the primary health care system in Maple Creek.
The Regional Hospital will have its third internist start work in a week while a new physician will be coming to Leader in December. A new surgeon has also committed to Swift Current but is currently overcoming some hurtles with his families immigration.
Hornell says he has received about 50 leads for prospective physicians and other health care staff and is following up with a short list of the now.