The Premier met with with caucus members on the west coast today provide an update and discuss long-term health care in the region.
Government is developing a new long-term care facility and hospital in Corner Brook that will be built and maintained by the private sector with the use of public sector workers.
Dwight Ball says a value for money analysis of the P-3 model has been released, and a a request for qualifications is going out today.
He says it will establish a short list of businesses and teams interested in designing, building, financing and maintaining a new hospital.
Read the value for money report on the facility at this link: http://www.tw.gov.nl.ca/works/CB_LTC_VFM_REPORT.pdf