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Wednesday, June 3, 2015 2:30 PM
Building stronger supports to meet the needs of seniors through simplified patient pathways, more flexible home care and reduced hospital visits was the main focus of a two-day meeting involving provincial health-care partners.
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 12:30 PM
Stroke awareness in British Columbia will be getting a boost with $500,000 in government funding to the Heart and Stroke Foundation's FAST Signs of Stroke campaign.
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.
Monday, May 25, 2015 9:30 AM
Health Minister Terry Lake has issued the following statement in recognition of Paramedic Services Week, May 24-30, 2015:
Thursday, May 21, 2015 11:00 AM
Health Minister Terry Lake has issued the following statement on the Office of the Seniors Advocate's report entitled "Seniors Housing: Affordability, Accessibility, Availability":
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 12:30 PM
A brain injury can happen in a moment and change a life forever.
Monday, May 11, 2015 9:15 AM
New technology specifically geared to support independence for those with physical and cognitive disabilities is under development at CanAssist, thanks to $3 million in funding from the Ministry of Health.
Thursday, May 7, 2015 12:15 PM
This Child and Youth Mental Health Day, Health Minister Terry Lake and Parliamentary Secretary for Child Mental Health and Anti-Bullying Jane Thornthwaite announced $850,000 in funding to the F.O.R.C.E (Families Organized for Recognition and Care Equality) Society to support child and youth mental health in British Columbia.
Thursday, May 7, 2015 8:30 AM
PharmaCare has informed a number of Lower Mainland pharmacies that it no longer intends to do business with them, as the result of a new regulation that allows the Ministry of Health to better enforce the rules around billing PharmaCare.
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 9:00 AM
Health Minister Terry Lake has issued the following statement in recognition of National Hospice Palliative Care Week, May 3-9, 2015: