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Thursday, November 3, 2016 9:45 AM
Provincial health officer Dr. Perry Kendall, in partnership with Child Health BC, released the report "Is 'Good', Good Enough? The Health and Well-being of Children and Youth in B.C." today.
Monday, October 3, 2016 2:30 PM
BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services, an agency of the Provincial Health Services Authority, reached a critical milestone with the announcement of the three qualified proponents shortlisted to participate in the next stage of the competitive selection process to design and build the new Centre for Mental Health and Addictions.
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 12:30 PM
British Columbia continues to take action to reduce overdose deaths.
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 10:15 AM
British Columbia is experiencing an unprecedented rise in overdoses.
Friday, June 17, 2016 11:15 AM
The Province and partners collectively will be investing more than $7.5 million to support youth who are at risk of substance-use and mental-health concerns with the launch of a new, Integrated Youth Services Initiative.
Monday, June 13, 2016 11:15 AM
The Province has provided $2 million to the Vancouver General Hospital (VGH) and UBC Hospital Foundation to motivate men to live healthier lives, Health Minister Terry Lake announced while marking the start of Canadian Men’s Health Week.
Monday, June 6, 2016 9:00 AM
The Province’s investment will be reaching up to $52 million in a home health monitoring partnership with TELUS to advance access for British Columbians with complex care needs using technology to help manage their health conditions.
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 8:30 AM
The Provincial Health Services Authority and BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services issued a request for qualifications (RFQ) to design and build a new facility to support those living with complex mental health and substance use issues on the Riverview lands.
Tuesday, April 12, 2016 10:15 AM
Thirty-two thousand, six hundred cubic metres of concrete have been poured and 4,600 tonnes of rebar installed at the Teck Acute Care Centre. Health Minister Terry Lake commemorated the occasion with staff, donors and project partners by unveiling a banner signed by young patients from throughout the province.
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 4:42 PM
In a wide-ranging set of discussions touching on many aspects of Canadians’ health and health care, provincial and territorial health ministers committed to continued cooperation and collaboration across the country during a meeting in Vancouver.