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Friday, April 7, 2017 10:05 AM
Six-year-old Sammy Holmes was presented a ceremonial key to the new Teck Acute Care Centre by Vancouver-False Creek MLA Sam Sullivan, on behalf of Health Minister Terry Lake, commemorating the many milestones achieved by the BC Children’s and BC Women’s Redevelopment Project.
Thursday, March 30, 2017 10:15 AM
North Shore MLAs Jane Thornthwaite, Naomi Yamamoto and Ralph Sultan officially opened the new Carlile Youth Concurrent Disorders Centre, a dedicated unit for youth with mental-health and substance-use challenges at the Greta and Robert H. N. Ho Centre for Psychiatry and Education (HOpe Centre) at Lions Gate Hospital in North Vancouver.
Friday, March 10, 2017 1:30 PM
One thousand high-risk British Columbians will be screened for chronic kidney disease, thanks to $200,000 in funding to the Kidney Foundation of Canada, BC & Yukon Branch.
Thursday, February 9, 2017 1:15 PM
To provide better access to needed health services, Health Minister Terry Lake announced an additional $25 million to increase surgical capacity in the next year. He also announced the provincial government will fund four new MRI machines.
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 10:15 AM
Health Minister Terry Lake announced $5 million of additional funding for the BC Centre on Substance Use (BCCSU), as well as $1.9 million in ongoing funding to support the centre’s operations.
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 9:30 AM
Today is Weedless Wednesday.
Sunday, January 15, 2017 11:00 AM
Health Minister Terry Lake released the following statement to recognize National Non-Smoking Week (Jan. 15-21, 2017) and Weedless Wednesday on Jan. 18:
Monday, January 9, 2017 11:00 AM
The Province has provided $14,000 for improved access to hospice palliative care in Vancouver.
Thursday, December 29, 2016 9:00 AM
This holiday season, wreaths adorn front doors, stockings are hung on fireplaces, and stores stock decorations and delicious food.
Wednesday, November 23, 2016 10:15 AM
Health Minister Terry Lake announced $13 million in funding for The Centre for Drug Research and Development (CDRD) to help improve the lives of British Columbian families by supporting the pathways drug research takes from the labs to the patient.