• OIIQ Florence Prize Awarded to Nunavik Nurse Carole Beaulne
May 05, 2015
 Kuujjuaq, April 30, 2015 –The NRBHSS is proud to announce that Carole Beaulne,

Community Health Nurse in Puvirnituq’s Innulitsivik Health Center, is to be honored on May 5, 2015, with the prestigious Florence Prize by the Ordre des infirmières et infirmiers du Québec (OIIQ). Having made exceptional contributions through her  commitment to care for the population of her region, Mme. Beaulne will be the first Nunavimmiuk to receive such an award. An inspiration to all in the Health Sector, we should aspire to achieve the level of dedication that she has continuously demonstrated throughout the years. Congratulations to her for her efforts and we wish her continued success.

The Inuulitsivik Health Center currently covers seven communities north of the 55th parallel. Based in Puvirnituq on the Hudson coast, it provides clinical and preventive services, minor surgery, dentistry, longterm and short-term care and perinatal care.