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June 18, 2024

Journey to Choosing Wisely Quality Improvement Status

Island Health recognized as a Choosing Wisely Canada Hospital and celebrating our continued commitment to quality improvement with the launch of our new Choosing Wisely Interactive Report for data monitoring!

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June 18, 2024

CPOE at Royal Jubilee: How it’s going one week in

Since fully activating the electronic health record (EHR) at Royal Jubilee Hospital (RJH) June 8, medical staff have been getting used to a new set of tools to assist them with computerized provider order entry (CPOE) and management. The overall feeling so far is that of “increasing confidence”, according to Associate Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Eric Shafonsky.

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June 17, 2024

The Campbell River Primary Care Access Clinic is Open

The new clinic is in the administration building on the North Island Hospital grounds in Campbell River. There is a dedicated health-care team including a physician or nurse practitioner, registered nurses, and a medical office assistant.

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