Shareable Resources

On this page, you will find information to help answer questions about COVID-19 and downloadable materials to share on your digital platforms.

Follow Island Health on FacebookInstagram and Twitter for more shareable content related to COVID-19

To save images, right click your mouse on the image and "save image as." The image will save to your device in its original format.

To share videos, choose the "share" paper airplane icon in the upper right corner of the video.

Good Hygiene

Cough and sneeze etiquette

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Proper hand washing

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Physical Distancing

Stay Connected virtually

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Mental Health

Managing stress and anxiety

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Resources for Seniors

Seniors help 2-1-1

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Isolation
 

 

 

General Information

Follow and share information from trusted sources

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No gifts at Island Health locations

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Make some noise!

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Frequently Asked Questions

Island Health's Chief Medical Health Officer Dr. Richard Stanwick answers questions on COVID-19.

External resources

The British Columbia Centre for Disease Control is the source of truth for the most updated COVID-19 information:

Non-medical information about COVID-19 is available from 7:30 a.m. – 8 p.m., 7 days a week at 1-888-COVID19 (1-888-268-4319). 

Download the COVID-19 BC Support App on iPhoneAndroid, or use the web app or conduct a self-assessment.

Updated May 5, 2020 at 4:30 p.m.

News & Events

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Supporting safe health-care at hospitals and clinics during COVID-19

As Island Health increases services levels at all of our health-care facilities, we are asking for the public’s help to continue to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

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Island Health simulation team supports healthcare providers around the world during COVID crisis

Simulation is a technique used frequently in healthcare training, particularly during high risk situations like COVID-19 that clinicians don’t encounter often. It allows healthcare teams to practice how they can respond to a patient in different situations.

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Ingrid Cline, Chemainus Health Care Centre

Island Health ambassadors protect patients, staff and physicians from COVID-19

Bev Groenewold is by nature a friendly person, but the pediatric nurse at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital typically doesn’t greet people at the front doors of the facility.

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