Please help us keep our patients, staff, and community members healthy. Visitor restrictions are in place for all Island Health facilities and outpatient clinics.

These are extremely toxic mushrooms that can cause severe illness and may be lethal if ingested by people and especially children. They can be found in various environments around Vancouver Island, and are also dangerous to pets.

Island Health declares COVID-19 outbreak at Veterans Memorial Lodge long-term care home in Victoria

Island Health has declared a COVID-19 outbreak at Veterans Memorial Lodge long-term care home located in Victoria. One staff member has tested positive for COVID-19 to date. Communication with residents, families and staff is underway.
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Pandemic reflections on the bus

Op-ed by Island Health’s newest medical health officer, Dr. Sandra Allison.
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Currents Fall 2020

Read about Island Health staff activities, learn about Island Health programs, celebrate achievements and see lots of photos of Island Health employees at work and play.
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