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Thursday, November 24, 2016 10:55 AM
The Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General Mike Morris and Minister of Health Terry Lake issued the following statement on the overdose crisis:
Thursday, November 24, 2016 9:15 AM
Health Minister Terry Lake was joined by community leaders, residents and Northern Health physicians and staff for the grand opening of the new Haida Gwaii Hospital and Health Centre - Xaayda Gwaay Ngaaysdll Naay.
Wednesday, November 23, 2016 10:15 AM
Health Minister Terry Lake announced $13 million in funding for The Centre for Drug Research and Development (CDRD) to help improve the lives of British Columbian families by supporting the pathways drug research takes from the labs to the patient.
Saturday, November 19, 2016 9:00 AM
Health Minister Terry Lake has made the following statement following the federal summit on the opioid crisis in Ottawa, Nov. 18 and 19, 2016:
Thursday, November 17, 2016 12:30 PM
Provincial patient safety and quality officer Dr. Doug Cochrane has completed his review of the early functioning of IHealth, the electronic health record system implemented in three Nanaimo-area health facilities in March.
Thursday, November 17, 2016 11:30 AM
Health Minister Terry Lake has issued the following statement for Diabetes Awareness Month:
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 2:10 PM
The updated statistics from the BC Coroners Service show the number of illicit drug overdose deaths has increased over the month of October. Government continues to take actions on many fronts to prevent and respond to overdoses in B.C.
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 11:15 AM
Health Minister Terry Lake announced a $5-million endowment to establish a new chair at the University of British Columbia (UBC) to help enhance the delivery of rural health-care services throughout the province.
Thursday, November 10, 2016 12:00 PM
Health Minister Terry Lake made the following statement in recognition of National Addictions Awareness Week Nov. 13-19, 2016.
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 2:00 PM
The Honourable Jane Philpott, Canada’s Minister of Health, and Terry Lake, British Columbia’s Minister of Health announced a major investment in research that will strive to improve patient care for those living in British Columbia.