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Friday, November 23, 2012 11:00 AM
The government of British Columbia is following through on a commitment made earlier this year to lower the cost of generic drugs for B.C. families.
Friday, November 2, 2012 2:45 PM
B.C.'s Health Minister Margaret MacDiarmid and provincial health officer Dr. Perry Kendall got their flu shot today to demonstrate the importance of getting vaccinated as part of the provincial influenza immunization campaign.
Wednesday, October 3, 2012 11:15 AM
Health Minister Margaret MacDiarmid today announced $48 million to support the ongoing work of the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR).
Saturday, September 29, 2012 1:00 PM
B.C. is committing $2 million in one-time funding to the Michael Cuccione Foundation to support childhood cancer research and treatment, Health Minister Dr. Margaret MacDiarmid announced today.
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 2:45 PM
Patients staying at the BC Cancer Agency's Vancouver centre will no longer have to be moved to a separate examination room when receiving general check-ups, thanks to a new bed-lighting system that will assist doctors in conducting examinations in-room.
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 8:30 AM
Necessary upgrades to the heating, ventilation and air conditioning at the BC Centre for Disease Control (BCCDC) building are expected to ensure disease-related agents are properly contained.
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 2:45 PM
A $400,000 investment by the B.C. government is expected to greatly improve the heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems at BC Children's Hospital and BC Women's Hospital.
Friday, September 14, 2012 10:00 AM
The medical air compressors at St. Paul's Hospital are being replaced to maintain patient safety.
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 2:35 PM
Doctors have ratified a new four-year agreement that will support ongoing efforts to recruit and retain physicians, while also improving access to specialists and care in rural and remote communities.
Tuesday, June 19, 2012 8:45 AM
British Columbia will invest $39 million in life science that will improve the lives of British Columbia families and support jobs in the life science sector.