Award Winning Program

Winner of BC's Top Employers & Canada's Best Diversity Employers Awards

In 2017, Island Health was selected as one of BC's Top Employers and Canada's Best Diversity Employers.

2016 Awards

Canadian HR Awards - September 2016

This award recognizes Island Health as an organization that has diversity and inclusion at the heart of its business, and provides programs for employees who are women, members of visible minorities, persons with disabilities, Aboriginal peoples and LGBTI community.

Read more: Canadian HR Awards Announcement.

Canadian College of Health Leaders - June 2016

This award honours Island Health as a forward thinking health-care organization that has demonstrated leadership in creating and promoting diversity and inclusion to improve the environment for its employees, and to better service their customers/patients and the community.

The Canadian College of Health Leaders (CCHL) and their award sponsors honour the individuals, teams and organizations that are making a difference across the health-care community. For almost two decades, the National Awards Program has been showcasing the success of exemplary individuals and teams, encouraging knowledge exchange, and celebrating excellence while stimulating replication of leading practices across the health industry. 

Island Health Awards

BC's Top Employers
(2017)

Canada's Best Diversity Employers
(2012-2015, 2017)

Excellence in Diversity & Inclusion Award
(2016)
Canadian HR Awards

Excellence in Diversity & Inclusion Award (2016)
Canadian College of Health Leaders

Canada's Greenest Employers
(2015)

FortisBC Efficiency in Action Award (2015)
Energy Efficiency in the Public Sector

Canada's Top Employers
(2010-2013)