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Wednesday, April 5, 2017 12:30 PM
First responders and military personnel struggling with mental-health challenges soon will have access to more supports, thanks to $1 million in provincial funding to expand Honour Ranch.
Monday, April 3, 2017 10:00 AM
Health Minister Terry Lake announced $90 million in new funding over three years to bring integrated team-based primary care services to more communities throughout British Columbia.
Friday, March 31, 2017 1:19 PM
The provincial government is providing $3 million to the Brain Injury Alliance to support community brain injury associations throughout B.C.
Monday, February 6, 2017 10:15 AM
Health Minister Terry Lake was joined by Kamloops-South Thompson MLA Todd Stone and officials with Interior Health, the Thompson Regional Hospital District and the Royal Inland Hospital Foundation to announce that the new $417-million patient care tower project at Royal Inland Hospital is moving forward.
Friday, January 20, 2017 2:45 PM
The Province has provided $123,000 for improved access to hospice palliative care in Kamloops.
Tuesday, November 1, 2016 4:40 PM
As an interim measure while primary care capacity is being added in the community in the coming months, Kamloops residents without a family doctor can now call HealthLink BC at 8-1-1 to be placed on a waitlist for a primary care provider.
Thursday, October 6, 2016 10:15 AM
Health Minister Terry Lake announced a four-point action plan to address patient access to primary health care in the community by leveraging multiple health professional resources.
Friday, September 16, 2016 1:15 PM
The creation of three dedicated telehealth consultation rooms is among many new features in the new Clinical Services Building that have provided patients with more seamless access to their outpatient appointments at Royal Inland Hospital.
Friday, June 24, 2016 11:15 AM
Stroke is a serious medical emergency, and recognizing the signs and taking immediate action is crucial. To help create awareness around this, the Province has contributed $600,000 to the Heart and Stroke Foundation’s FAST awareness campaign.
Friday, June 10, 2016 9:45 AM
Health Minister Terry Lake announced $5 million for Better at Home, to continue to support seniors’ independence in their homes and communities.