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What to know about upcoming, existing relational security model hospitals

The Province is providing health authorities with funding to establish the relational security model in the following 26 health-care settings:

Fraser Health

  • Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre
  • Burnaby Hospital
  • Chilliwack General Hospital
  • Delta Hospital
  • Langley Memorial Hospital
  • Peace Arch Hospital
  • Royal Columbian Hospital
  • Surrey Memorial Hospital

Interior Health

  • Cariboo Memorial Hospital
  • East Kootenay Regional Hospital
  • Kelowna General Hospital
  • Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital
  • Penticton Regional Hospital
  • Royal Inland Hospital
  • Vernon Jubilee Hospital

Island Health

  • Cowichan Lodge Tertiary Mental Health Facility
  • Saanich Peninsula Hospital

Northern Health

  • Mills Memorial Hospital
  • Prince Rupert Regional Hospital
  • University Hospital of Northern British Columbia

Providence Health Care

  • Mount Saint Joseph Hospital
  • St. Paul’s Hospital

Provincial Health Services Authority

  • BC Women’s Hospital/BC Children’s Hospital

Vancouver Coastal Health

  • Lions Gate Hospital
  • Richmond Hospital
  • Vancouver General Hospital

The relational security model is already in place with about 100 full-time-equivalent protection services officers in seven acute and two mental-health sites in Island Health as follows:

  • Royal Jubilee Hospital
  • Seven Oaks Tertiary Mental Health Facility
  • Queen Alexandra Centre for Children’s Health
  • Victoria General Hospital
  • Cowichan District Hospital
  • Nanaimo Regional Hospital
  • North Island Hospital Comox Valley
  • North Island Hospital Campbell River and District
  • West Coast General Hospital