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Monday, May 25, 2015 10:25 AM
B.C. is proud to celebrate 10 years of the BC School Fruit and Vegetable Nutritional program, and thanks to $3.5 million in new funding this year, it will continue bringing fruits, vegetables and milk to children in classrooms throughout the province.
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 8:45 AM
The Ministry of Health and Doctors of BC are strengthening their efforts to attract more doctors to rural and remote communities with a new shared $100,000 financial award for medical students who demonstrate an interest in practising medicine in those communities and to support rural students entering medical school.
Friday, December 19, 2014 8:15 AM
The holidays can be a fun, joyful time for families, but can also add to stress levels, affect depression and be challenging for people with mental health issues and substance use concerns.
Tuesday, August 5, 2014 11:00 AM
The Advanced Specialty Certificate in Community Care Licensing at the Justice Institute of British Columbia (JIBC), a one-of-a kind program in Canada, received a boost with $600,000 in provincial funding.
Friday, June 27, 2014 9:30 AM
Real progress continues to be made under the B.C. government's Economic Stability Mandate for 2014 public sector negotiations.
Thursday, May 1, 2014 8:30 AM
A first-of-its-kind pre-med program at Selkirk College aimed at encouraging students to pursue rural medicine has received $1 million from the provincial government and the Doctors of BC.
Friday, December 13, 2013 1:45 PM
Medical students in the North are one step closer to having a new educational facility, with the official start of construction on the Learning and Development Centre at the University Hospital of Northern BC in Prince George.
Friday, March 22, 2013 11:15 AM
Funding of $9.9 million has been approved for the Northern Health Learning and Development Centre at the University Hospital of Northern B.C.
Thursday, September 27, 2012 8:30 AM
Health Minister Dr. Margaret MacDiarmid announced $500,000 of funding over the next two years to further support Healthy Minds/Healthy Campuses in promoting wellness on campuses throughout the province.
Friday, May 4, 2012 10:15 AM
British Columbian families considering the services of a midwife during pregnancy and birth have reason to celebrate as government expands access to midwifery training and services.