Election campaign – Healthcare

Health care was the key issue for the party leaders on the campaign trail on the weekend.

Premier Stephen McNeil says the Liberal government’s changes to health care have lowered administration costs and directed resources toward patients.

Conservative Leader Jamie Baillie says 100,000 Nova Scotians are still on waiting lists for a family doctor.

NDP Leader Gary Burrill attended a Cape Breton health-care rally organized by doctors and spoke with them and residents about their health-care concerns.