Doug Ford's Conservatives cut Hamilton's cancer screening bus - 2019-07-05

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F0.png Doug Ford's Conservatives cut Hamilton's cancer screening bus July 5, 2019, Joanna Frketich, Hamilton Spectator

Hamilton, Burlington and Niagara are losing the bus that brings cancer screening and stop-smoking support to residents who otherwise have difficulty accessing health services.

The province cut the $634,689 needed annually to run the Mobile Cancer Screening Coach that travels throughout the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Local Health Integration Network.

"I can't believe how callous that move would be," said David Murphy, president of the Canadian Union of Public Employees Local 7800 at Hamilton Health Sciences (HH

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{{cite news | first = Joanna | last = Frketich | title = Doug Ford's Conservatives cut Hamilton's cancer screening bus | url = https://www.thespec.com/news-story/9488601-doug-ford-s-conservatives-cut-hamilton-s-cancer-screening-bus/ | work = Hamilton Spectator | date = July 5, 2019 | accessdate = July 5, 2019 }}