Nunavut nursing students want to apply skills at home

Nunavut faces a nursing shortage

APTN National News
Nunavut has a nursing shortage and getting northerners to work in northern hospitals has been a challenge.

But on Wednesday, the Nunavut government presented a group of high performing Nunavut students with nursing scholarships.

As APTN’s Kent Driscoll explains, that’s important because in Nunavut’s remote communities, local experience is key.