Joint Management Committee (Yukon)

  • About the Joint Management Committee (Yukon)
  • Apply to be a member of the Joint Management Committee (Yukon)
  • Current members
  1. About the Joint Management Committee (Yukon)
    • to provide advice to the Minister on health care policy, program implementation and cost;
    • to make recommendations aimed at maintaining and improving the management and provision of quality medical services in Yukon; and
    • to examine policy approaches and costs of various elements of the health care system.
    • Authority: Health Care Insurance Plan Act, section 8(2) and Yukon Joint Management Committee Regulations
    • Type: advisory
    • Appointment process: ministerial
    • Requirements: no legislated criteria required to join
    • Term: indeterminate 
    • Meetings: quarterly
    • Department: Health and Social Services
    • Honoraria: OIC 1995/020
  2. Apply to be a member of the Joint Management Committee (Yukon)

    Any Yukon resident is eligible to apply to serve on a government board or committee.

    Apply

    1. Complete the application.
    2. Prepare a brief resume. This should include information relevant for sitting on the board or committee.
    3. Submit your completed application and resume.
      In person: Inquiry Desk at 2071 Second Avenue in Whitehorse. We are open Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Address your envelope "Attention: Boards and Committees Secretariat (CM-1)"
      Email: boards.committees@gov.yk.ca
      Mail:
      Government of Yukon
      Boards and Committees Secretariat (CM-1)
      Box 2703
      Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2C6

    How members are selected

    Members are appointed by a Minister, Cabinet or the Legislative Assembly.

    School board and school council members can be elected or, in some cases, appointed.

    Appointments to these boards are based on standing committee recommendations:

    • Yukon Development Corporation
    • Yukon Energy Corporation
    • Yukon Workers' Compensation Health and Safety Board
    • Yukon Lottery Commission
    • Yukon Recreation Advisory Committee
    • Yukon Arts Advisory Council
    • Yukon Utilities Board
    • Yukon Council on the Economy and the Environment
    • Yukon Human Rights Commission


    Some boards and committees members are required to hold certain professional qualifications or affiliations.

  3. Current members
    • Dr. Cindy Breitkreutz, member from November 5, 1998, to indeterminate
    • Dr. Gerard Parsons, member from October 12, 1995, to indeterminate
    • Joseph Muff, member from December 12, 1996, to indeterminate
    • Dr. Ken Quong, member from December 10, 1997, to indeterminate
    • Dr. Lise Densmore, member from October 12, 1995, to indeterminate
    • Dr. Wayne MacNichol, member from January 30, 1995, to indeterminate

Contact 

For questions about the Joint Management Committee (Yukon) phone 867-667-8541, or fax 867-667-3096, or toll free in Yukon 1-800-661-0408, ext. 8541.