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Sunday, September 20, 2020 5:03 PM
People in Prince George will benefit from public healthcare in a modern medical setting, as the Province has approved the concept plan for a new patient care tower, including a new cardiac care unit, at University Hospital of Northern British Columbia (UHNBC).
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 2:15 PM
People in Prince George will soon have better access to team-based everyday health care, with the new Prince George Urgent and Primary Care Centre (UPCC) anticipated to open in June 2019 and the launch of a primary-care network (PCN).
Friday, February 1, 2019 11:08 AM
From Kitimat to Tumbler Ridge, seven communities in northern B.C. are receiving age-friendly grants to support seniors so they can live active, socially engaged and independent lives.
Friday, April 13, 2018 11:15 AM
People living in northern British Columbia can look forward to reduced wait times for hip and knee surgeries, and a 70% increase in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) exams, thanks to government’s new surgical and diagnostic strategy.
Saturday, October 21, 2017 9:00 AM
Health Minister Adrian Dix announced today that the Province is contributing $12,000 to the 11th annual Healthier You Expo, a wellness event that offers valuable health information for northern residents.
Friday, April 7, 2017 10:10 AM
The Province is moving forward with projects at University Hospital of Northern BC (UHNBC) to improve patient care.
Friday, March 10, 2017 7:21 AM
A $20,000 age-friendly grant has been provided to the District of Mackenzie to support a seniors’ housing and health services assessment.
Friday, January 13, 2017 10:45 AM
Prince George-area MLAs joined with the community today to celebrate the launch of Foundry Prince George, a new integrated youth-service centre.
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.
Monday, April 18, 2016 9:15 AM
The North welcomed an innovative project that will improve access for British Columbia’s northern population to participate in, and reap the benefits of, clinical research that will improve disease prevention, diagnosis, and treatment in specific communities.