Northern Health moving closer to getting ultrasound tech

According to Northern Health's Human Resources Board report, Kitimat is getting closer to having an ultrasound technologist.

According to Northern Health’s Human Resources Board report, Kitimat is getting closer to having an ultrasound technologist.

The report, found in their agenda for their 1 p.m. board meeting this afternoon in Prince George, says that they are in the process of interviewing a candidate from the United States. Immigration authorization is required to bring the candidate to Canada, the report also notes.

Meanwhile, Kitimat is also getting two nurses through recent hiring. The report said that a Temporary Work Permit has been approved for the new hires from Citizenship and Immigration Canada. The report does not say which countries the nurses come from.