Local midwifery practices get provincial fundingWednesday, August 21, 2013 by: Kate AdamsNipissing MPP Victor Fedeli
VON – North Bay is receiving up to $1.5 million in increased funding, Nipissing MPP Vic Fedeli announced today.
This includes $1,277,929 in new base funding, and $244,864 in added one-time money to support midwifery practice groups in VON – North Bay’s service area.
The allocation is for the 2013-14 funding year, and brings the organization’s maximum funding for the year up to just shy of $7 million.
“This is further recognition of VON – North Bay’s hard work and continued dedication to providing quality health services in our communities, and I offer my congratulations and thanks for their ongoing efforts,” said Fedeli.