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Op-ed by Karen Hutt, Chair, IWK Board of Directors: We are overcome with concern over breach of trust

Karen Hutt, Chair, IWK Board of Directors

Trust is earned over many experiences over many years. But trust is also fragile.

For decades, employees and volunteers of the IWK Health Centre have worked to the best of their abilities to serve children, youth, women and their families. These dedicated people have rightfully earned the community’s trust.

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IWK Board of Directors Releases Independent Review of CEO Expenses

For Immediate Release-Halifax: This week, the Board of Directors of the IWK Health Centre received the findings of the independent review undertaken by Grant Thornton of IWK’s CEO Expenses.

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A Message from Karen Hutt, Chair, IWK Board of Directors

Today, the IWK board accepted the decision of its CEO Tracy Kitch that she will be leaving the organization to pursue other opportunities.  Tracy Kitch led the organization through the development of our new strategic plan as the IWK continues to deliver on our commitment to our patients and their families.  We wish her well in her future endeavors.

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Breast Health

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Approximately 375 breast surgeries will be performed annually at the IWK, with approximately 3,000 visits to the Breast Health Clinic.

Find out more about our Breast Health Clinic