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Tuesday, February 2, 2021 11:00 AM
People in Nanaimo will soon have a modern intensive care unit (ICU) at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital (NRGH), with construction now underway.
Monday, June 29, 2020 1:50 PM
People and families in Nanaimo now have access to more primary health-care services with the opening of the first primary care clinic led by nurse practitioners on Vancouver Island.
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 1:00 PM
Three large insects found in the Nanaimo area in August have been confirmed by Canadian and international experts as Asian giant hornets (vespa mandarinia), the first time they have been found on Vancouver Island.
Wednesday, July 31, 2019 9:45 AM
The B.C. Surgical and Diagnostic Imaging Strategy continues to make progress, as construction is underway on Nanaimo Regional General Hospital’s (NRGH) second MRI machine.
Wednesday, April 3, 2019 9:30 AM
The Province, together with local partners, is establishing the Medical Arts Urgent and Primary Care Centre in Nanaimo to give people in the region increased access to team-based primary care.
Wednesday, November 21, 2018 9:30 AM
A new intensive care unit (ICU) at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital (NRGH) will help meet the demands of a growing and aging population and offer improved care for critically ill patients.
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 10:15 AM
Health Minister Adrian Dix has announced the appointment of two mediators, Jane Morley and Jean Greatbatch, to help address the recommendations in the IHealth report as they relate to Nanaimo Regional General Hospital.
Friday, January 12, 2018 11:45 AM
Health Minister Adrian Dix has released a report on the review of Island Health’s IHealth system.
Thursday, February 9, 2017 1:34 PM
A new MRI machine is coming to Nanaimo Regional Hospital to help increase patient access to MRI services. It is expected to be in place in 2018.
Thursday, November 17, 2016 12:30 PM
Provincial patient safety and quality officer Dr. Doug Cochrane has completed his review of the early functioning of IHealth, the electronic health record system implemented in three Nanaimo-area health facilities in March.