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Tuesday, February 2, 2021 11:00 AM
People in Nanaimo will soon have a modern intensive care unit (ICU) at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital (NRGH), with construction now underway.
Wednesday, December 19, 2018 10:15 AM
Seniors on Vancouver Island are benefiting from a more than $6.4-million investment in 2018-19 to increase staffing levels and ensure that seniors get the care they need in residential care homes.
Wednesday, November 21, 2018 9:30 AM
A new intensive care unit (ICU) at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital (NRGH) will help meet the demands of a growing and aging population and offer improved care for critically ill patients.
Friday, January 12, 2018 11:45 AM
Health Minister Adrian Dix has released a report on the review of Island Health’s IHealth system.
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 1:15 PM
The Province is providing the Nanaimo Travellers Lodge Society $500,000 to help Eden Gardens, a new facility for seniors, provide programs and services that will enhance the quality of life for people with complex care needs.
Thursday, February 9, 2017 1:34 PM
A new MRI machine is coming to Nanaimo Regional Hospital to help increase patient access to MRI services. It is expected to be in place in 2018.
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.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 11:15 AM
The symbolic sound of shovels piercing through the ground marked the start of construction of Eden Gardens.
Thursday, September 20, 2012 2:45 PM
The nurse-call system at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital is being replaced to continue providing the safest work and care environment possible.
Wednesday, July 13, 2011 11:00 AM
How much sodium, represented in cups of salt, does the average British Columbian consume each year? The correct answer is 11. To stay healthy, we need less than the equivalent of five cups of salt a year.