Island Health Medical Staff Updates September 24

  • The next email bulletin will occur Tuesday September 29 unless urgent updates are required.  The medical staff website is updated Monday through Friday (excluding holidays).
  • Provincial and Island Health Data


Today’s New Cases

New Cases since September 22

(last bulletin)

Currently hospitalized (ICU)

Cumulative Cases

Total Deaths




61 (20)



Island Health



0 (0)



PHO/MHO News Release, BC COVID-19 Dashboard, Surveillance Report

No new cases since September 22, last cases (7) were reported on September 21

September 24 Public Health COVID-19 Dashboard with Active Cases

September 23 Public Health COVID-19 Dashboard with Active Cases

*Data changes daily as new cases are identified, characteristics of reported cases change or are updated, and data corrections are made.*

Orange Shirt Day: A Message From Dawn Thomas

  • Orange Shirt Day is a day to honour the experiences and healing journeys of residential school survivors and their families, and to commit to an ongoing process of reconciliation. 

Westshore COVID-19 Assessment Clinic will open October 5

  • Assessment clinic will be co-located with the testing (collection) site at the Juan de Fuca Recreation Centre. Use the Centralized Assessment Clinic referral form to refer patients. The fax number will be the same for all three South Island Assessment Clinics 250-475-7656. Contact Dr. Marie-Claude Gregoire (Marie-Claude.Gregoire@VIHA.CA) if you are interested in working there.

VP Pandemic Planning Update September 24

Upcoming webinars & rounds: