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September 24, 2021

66 New Cases, Island Health Total 8,111

This document includes information on: case count by status, case count by geography, number of new cases per day, case exposures and an exposure legend.

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September 24, 2021

B.C. COVID-19 pandemic update

As of Friday, Sept. 24, 2021, 87.5% (4,053,738) of eligible people 12 and older in B.C. have received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 80.0% (3,709,554) received their second dose.

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September 24, 2021

FROM THE CEO: Update Regarding Mandatory Vaccinations

Thank you to all who made the decision to be vaccinated. Your actions help protect you and your colleagues; and the patients, clients and residents of Island Health.

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September 24, 2021

Victoria Hospitals Foundation Annual Report 2020-21

The Victoria Hospitals Foundation is honoured to share our Annual Report with you. In it, we share highlights of the equipment and projects funded by our donors – including $7 million to equip and build the Island’s first permanent High Acuity Unit and almost $1 million for research, special projects and education.

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September 24, 2021

How B.C. counts its daily COVID-19 cases in hospitals

All COVID-19 patients in B.C. who require any form of hospital care are counted as one case in daily totals when they first enter a facility.

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September 24, 2021

Specialist Services Committee Meeting Highlights September 16

Key Highlights from the SCC meeting that took place on September 16, 2021. Topics covered include Committee update, Physician Services Committee (PSC) Priorities for JCC, Financial and Workplan Update, Facility Engagement Initiative (FEI), Physician Leadership Scholarship and much more. The Specialist Services Committee (SSC) is one of four Joint Collaborative Committees (JCC) representing a partnership of Doctors of BC and BC Government.

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September 24, 2021

BCCDC COVID-19 Long Term Care, Assisted Living & Independent Living Report

A weekly update for Long-Term Care, Assisted Living & Independent Living Facilities.

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September 23, 2021

B.C. COVID-19 pandemic update

As of Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021, 87.3% (4,046,960) of eligible people 12 and older in B.C. have received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 79.9% (3,701,696) received their second dose.

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September 23, 2021

69 New Cases, Island Health Total 8045

This document includes information on: case count by status, case count by geography, number of new cases per day, case exposures and an exposure legend.

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September 23, 2021

Updated COVID-19 Risk, Exposure and Return to Work Documents

These documents provide updated information about health-care workers exposed or confirmed with a case of COVID-19, what safety precautions were not taken and what precautions need to be taken and how to assess if a health care worker can return to work vs can't return to work.

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