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Eric Hoskins to be named Ontario’s minister of health: source

Eric Hoskins will be named Ontario's new minister of health
Eric Hoskins will be named Ontario's new minister of health. Peter Power/ The Globe and Mail

TORONTO –Eric Hoskins will replace Deb Mathews as Ontario’s Health Minister, according to sources within the Liberal party.

Hoskins’ new post will be officially announced Tuesday when Premier Kathleen Wynne unveils her new cabinet.

Deb Mathews will be named the president of the Treasury Board, according to a report in the Globe and Mail. 

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Charles Sousa is expected to stay as Minister of Finance and Liz Sandals is expected to remain Minister of Education.

And rookie MPP Mitzie Hunter is expected to be named an associate minister of finance partly responsible for the proposed Ontario Retirement Pension Plan, according to a report from the Canadian Press.

Wynne will unveil her new cabinet at a ceremony on Tuesday.