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Tuesday, June 3, 2014 8:15 AM
The Province is providing $1 million to VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation to support men's health through the Prostate Cancer Supportive Care Program, which offers support to prostate cancer patients and their partners for physical and emotional side effects of the disease.
Monday, June 2, 2014 2:15 PM
West Vancouver-Capilano MLA Ralph Sultan, was joined by Seniors Advocate Isobel Mackenzie, Dr. Art Hister and key seniors advocacy representatives to launch a month-long elder abuse awareness social media campaign.
Sunday, June 1, 2014 9:30 AM
Health Minister Terry Lake and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Health for Seniors Linda Larson have issued the following statement in recognition of B.C. Seniors Week, June 1-7, 2014:
Thursday, May 29, 2014 1:00 PM
A pilot project that helps high-risk inmates transition back into society through housing, health and community supports has shown promise in reducing criminal behaviour among program participants and is being implemented at three B.C. correctional centres.
Friday, May 9, 2014 8:30 AM
A funding boost of $500,000 will expand a program to ensure health education materials are readily available to communities, patients and caregivers throughout British Columbia.
Friday, May 2, 2014 2:10 PM
Health Minister Terry Lake, Kamloops-South Thompson MLA Todd Stone, elected officials, Interior Health representatives, staff and health-care partners gathered to mark the start of construction on the new Clinical Services Building.
Friday, May 2, 2014 8:30 AM
A $50,000 grant from the Ministry of Health will assist the Mountain Resort Municipality of Sun Peaks determine the viability of an expanded health-care centre.
Thursday, March 20, 2014 9:45 AM
The Province has reached an agreement with the Portland Hotel Society (PHS) to protect health and housing services for the organization's clients.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 12:05 PM
Public hospitals, colleges and universities soon will be joining K-12 schools in receiving funding for capital investments dedicated to reducing energy costs, demonstrating clean technology and lowering carbon emissions.
Monday, February 17, 2014 1:53 PM
Health Minister Terry Lake introduced Bill 7, the Laboratory Services Act, which sets a framework to strengthen and standardize B.C.'s clinical laboratory system.