BC Health

New facility brings sunshine and healing to BC kids

Brand new Sunny Hill Health Centre launches the next chapter for rehabilitation at BC children’s

  • Sep 7, 2020

 

Join B.C.’s fundraising walk to cure Huntington Disease

What? BC Walk for Huntington Disease (HD) When? Sept. 13, 2020. Where?…

  • Sep 1, 2020

 

Family finds strong sense of community at BC Children’s Hospital

BC Children’s Hospital Dream Lottery has now sold out

 

First PET/CT scanner in the Interior for cancer patients

Until now, cancer patients living in the Interior had to travel to Vancouver or other faraway cities

Rossland auxiliary gifts $10,000

Funds to go toward Urologist and ENT Support Project

  • Aug 27, 2020

Booking Trail lab appointments to expand beyond a phone line

Interior Health says online appointment booking is on the horizon

Trail blood lead testing clinic begin next month

Children aged six to 36 months living in Trail, Casino, Oasis, Rivervale, Waneta & Warfield invited

Patients celebrate B.C.’s ALS drug approval, but say more needs to be done

Patients, like Pitt Meadows’ Rob MacLean, still looking for better care from province

Creston senior waits 2 weeks for homecare after injury

The woman in her early-80s waited 13 days to take a shower

Kootenay Robusters park the dragon for the season

Robusters are working out at home and using individual kayaks to keep up paddling skills

Interior Health reports two more COVID-19 cases

IH: One person is in hospital. No one is in ICU with COVID-19.

Cancelling ‘Not an Option’ for Kidney March 2020

Kidney March organizers knew this year was going to look very different.

  • Aug 6, 2020

Adrian Dix: It’s time to renew the fight to stop the spread

We must recommit to using our COVID sense to keep us safe, stop the spread and save lives

  • Aug 3, 2020

Trail invited to ‘Climb’

70,000-kilometre hiking challenge to support people living with dementia

Rally held outside Victoria hospital for Indigenous man allegedly denied medical care

A First Nations member of the Canadian Armed forces was denied respectful care says family

Could our pandemic response help us eliminate hepatitis C?

CATIE, Canada’s source for HIV and hepatitis C information

  • Jul 21, 2020

Selkirk Paving donates to KBRH

The $1M ED Campaign at Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital is underway

  • Jul 15, 2020

Fort Shepherd Conservancy opens for limited use

Limited recreational use is permitted including fishing, hiking, horseback riding, and picnicking.

New seniors care facility in Nelson to be built at Mount St. Francis site

Mount St. Francis hasn’t been in use since 2005

B.C. doc breaks down the incognito mosquito

Dr. Carol Fenton is a Medical Health Officer for Interior Health

  • Jul 10, 2020