News & Events
January 9, 2019
We are pleased to introduce and welcome two new medical leaders to Island Health, Dr. Lissa Benson and Dr. Daniel Boston.
December 19, 2018
We are pleased to introduce Dr. Bill Bullock and to welcome him to his new position as Medical Lead for Mental Health and Substance Use, Addictions Medicine Geography 4, effective December 1, 2018. In this new role Dr.
December 18, 2018
Dr. Deke Botsford has decided to step back from his leadership roles as Chief of Staff and Site Medical Director at North Island Hospital Campbell River and District. However, Dr. Botsford will continue to provide surgical care at the hospital.
December 17, 2018
Nanaimo Obstetrics and Gynecology physician, Dr. Regina Renner provides care to women who experience early pregnancy loss (EPL).
December 13, 2018
Island Health’s annual Knowledge-to-Action Awards aim to celebrate and spread the use of high-quality, relevant evidence to change practice and improve quality and care.
December 5, 2018
With the approaching Holiday Season, I am reminded how lucky my family and I really are to live in such a great country and to work in Island Health.
December 4, 2018
More than 110 Nanaimo medical staff and their families gathered at the end of November for the first annual Hello Goodbye Mingler! The event was held to recognize Nanaimo’s newest physicians to the medical community and honour retiring physicians for dedicating themselves to patient care.
November 28, 2018
Current and emerging medical leaders from across Vancouver Island gathered in Victoria last week to participate in the first annual medical leadership workshop and networking event “Leader as Coach: Conversations for Personal and System Growth” training event.