News

January 21, 2022

Updated: Mask Policy

The policy has been updated with the addition of the word ‘Excluding’ to the Environment column of the Patients section (page 4).

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January 21, 2022

Updated: COVID-19 Vaccination Clinical Guidance

Section 3.2 has been updated to be more concise now 17 pages instead of 20. This and much more has been updated within the document.

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January 21, 2022

Pay Parking to Resume in March 2022

On January 20, 2022, the Ministry of Health issued a statement noting the return of pay parking at care facilities in BC, effective March 4, 2022.

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January 21, 2022

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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January 20, 2022

Island Health COVID-19 outbreak updates

Island Health has declared three additional long-term care outbreaks and updated the status of an existing outbreak.

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January 20, 2022

B.C. COVID-19 pandemic update

As of Thursday, Jan. 20, 2022, 89.4% (4,455,046) of eligible people five and older in B.C. have received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 83.5% (4,161,148) have received their second dose.

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January 20, 2022

Lucas "Happy Guy" Gentina swims Elk Lake for SPH Long-Term Care

Rehabilitation Assistant Lucas Gentina swam two kilometres across a chilly Elk Lake on Jan. 17th, raising more than $11,000 for SPH Long-term care.

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January 19, 2022

Island Health Medical Staff Bulletin

Island Health Medical Staff Bulletin-January 19, 2022

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January 19, 2022

COVID-19 Situation Report

This BCCDC report provides weekly data and refers to pandemic phases defined by population-level changes.

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January 19, 2022

Geographic distribution of COVID-19 by local health area of case residence

Epi-Week 2 Cases: January 9th to January 15th, 2022.

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