Health care is at the top of the priority list for Vernon-Monashee NDP candidate Harwinder Sandhu.
The nurse at Vernon Jubilee Hospital won the party nomination Monday.
She says running in the provincial election is a natural extension of the work she does at VJH.
“When deciding to run, I had to ask myself, do I try to improve health care by working at the hospital or should I go to Victoria to join John Horgan’s government and work for better health care for all British Columbians?” said Sandhu.
“As a patient care co-ordinator in one of the COVID wards at the hospital, I am well aware that the BC NDP government has earned top marks for how it handled the pandemic,” she said. “I’m eager to join the team to do my part.”
As a regional lobby co-ordinator for the BC Nurses