Health training budgets face cuts

Nurses' lobby decries draft law. Charlie Fidelman, Montréal Gazette, May 27, 2010 The head of Québec's federation of nurses is calling on the provincial government to scrap a draft law that would cut health sector training budgets by 25 per cent. "It's irresponsible," said Gyslaine Desrosiers, president of the Ordre des infirmiéres et infirmiers du Québec. "I'm surprised that we're attacking professional know-how in a health system that is already chaotic." Desrosiers said yesterday her goal is to raise the alarm about Bill 100 "so it doesn't get swept in silently." ... Health