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Welcome to Health

The Department of Health is responsible for health services and social programming in Nunavut.

Staff at the Department of Health work to improve the health and well-being of Nunavummiut by addressing the differing needs of each community through culturally appropriate programs and services.

To make sure that we meet our goals in the territory, Health works under the following mission and vision statements.



Through collaboration, innovation and integration of Inuit Societal Values, we will provide excellent health care services that empower Nunavummiut to live healthy lives. 



Healthy Nunavummiut


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