Who Should Receive a Flu Vaccine

Who Should Receive a Free Flu Vaccine

In British Columbia the end of the 2022/23 respiratory illness season was announced on April 6, 2023. Contact your local health unit if you feel you would benefit from receiving the influenza vaccine (e.g. for travel), and have not yet had it. Please check back in mid-September for information on the 2023/24 influenza immunization campaign.

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Pay parking resumes March 4, 2022

Effective March 4, 2022, pay parking will resume at all Island Health sites that previously had pay parking in place. 

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Caring for the Vulnerable

Caring for the Vulnerable

Healthcare professionals provide care in many settings, including hospitals, clinics, schools and people’s homes, but for those individuals who don’t have a fixed address and require care, some community health services staff go to them. 

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Island Health Magazine Fall 2021

Read articles on building resilience in children; how loneliness impacts health; tips and recipes for healthy to-go lunches; information about IBD and a feature about patient partners.

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