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Island Health adds 18 publicly-funded long-term care beds in Campbell River

Seniors and their families are now benefitting from 18 new long-term care beds in Campbell River, funded by Island Health.

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Rural health: North Island maternity care

Rural health is changing. Here Port McNeill resident, Danielle Lloyd, shares her family’s experience receiving prenatal care closer to home.

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Update: Additional location of potential measles exposure

Update: Additional Location for Potential Measles Exposure
 

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Measles exposure confirmed

Island Health confirms two new cases of measles infection

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Island Health's virtual care: leaders in Home Health Monitoring

It's time for us to be in people's homes and go beyond basic home care.

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New South Island measles exposure confirmed

Island Health has confirmed one new case of measles infection on the South Island.

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Urgent and primary-care centre coming to Nanaimo

The Province, together with local partners, is establishing the Medical Arts Urgent and Primary Care Centre in Nanaimo to give people in the region increased access to team-based primary care.

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Island Health Magazine Spring 2019

Read the spring edition of Island Health magazine featuring articles on Canada's new food guide; scoliosis resources; bereavement after a medically assisted death; immunizations, volunteers, foundations and research.

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South Island measles exposures confirmed

Two cases of measles infection have been reported to Island Health. Both people acquired the infection while traveling abroad. Both people sought care in the South Island.

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Island Health announces Community Wellness Grant Recipients

Healthy living and community well-being will be supported by 52 projects across Island Health, thanks to Island Health’s Community Wellness Granting Program.

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