Devolution of Health Care Services to the Yukon and the Northwest Territories

Regions: North Slave Region

Tags: health, social sciences, health care, health services, devolution

Principal Investigator: Weller, Geoffrey (1)
Licence Number: 9007
Organization: Consortiun for Devolution Research, Lakehead University, Thunder Bay
Licenced Year(s): 1989
Issued: Jan 01, 1989

Objective(s): to contribute to an understanding of the process of health care services, to detail the federal-territorial process of negotiating devolution including: the initial attitudes which the respective parties brought to the devolution discussions, the goals established as a result of those discussions, the pace of the changes and funding, personnel and administrative arrangements. Where appropriate circumpolar comparisons will be made.

Project Description: Geoffrey Weller is part of a group of researchers investigating the process of devolution and its impact on constitutional development in the North. He will be detailing the federal-territorial process of negotiating devolution of health care services with particular attention to the personnel and administrative arrangements.