Term: Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active Living

Glossary Definition

Last Updated: 2016-06-01


A provincial government department responsible for providing health care services in Manitoba. "Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active Living leads the way to quality health care built with creativity, compassion, confidence, trust and respect, and plays a leadership role in promoting prevention and positive health practices." ( Source: Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active Living Web Site - About the Department - http://www.gov.mb.ca/health/about.html - accessed June 3, 2016.)

NOTE: The name of this department was created in April 2016, corresponding with the change in Manitoba government from the New Democrat Party (NDP) to Progressive Conservatives (PC). This department was formerly called Manitoba Health and Manitoba Health and Healthy Living.

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