News & Events

July 31, 2019

Navigating Island Health Medical Leadership

Navigating Island Health Medical Leadership is an interactive workshop aimed to help leaders and aspiring leaders gain a deeper knowledge of the health system and practice health leadership administrative skills.  At the end of the workshop,

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July 31, 2019

Wellness Today for a Better Tomorrow

Medical leaders and emerging medical leaders are invited to participate in the upcoming Wellness Today for a Better Tomorrow medical leadership workshop and networking event.

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July 31, 2019

New and Improved Spectrum App Available Now

The Antimicrobial Stewardship team is pleased to announce that this week, an updated version of the FREE Spectrum app is being launched for anyone at Island Health to use. 

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July 30, 2019

Recognizing An Excellent Teacher

Congratulations to Dr. Deb Sheinbaum, who was awarded UBC’s Preceptor of the Year for basic clinical year residency training.

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July 30, 2019

Words Matter - Name Change From Residential Services to Long-term Care Program

You may have noticed a shift in language from Residential Care to Long-term Care. Now we are making it official.

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July 29, 2019

Attention Medical Leaders: Enhanced Medical Staff Support is here to help

Enhanced Medical Staff Support or EMSS is a valuable resource for medical leaders when dealing with difficult situations.

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July 29, 2019

Welcome New Medical Leader

The Department of Surgery is pleased to welcome the following new medical leader.

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July 26, 2019

MedicalStaff.islandhealth.ca Wins Award

After launching the medical staff website last summer, Island Health is happy to receive a Hermes Creative Platinum Award for Best Medical Website.

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July 22, 2019

Self Care Cafe - July 25 at RJH

Two Island Health nurses at RJH – Laura Hiltz and Diane Nadeau – have created monthly wellness sessions called the Self Care Café. This homegrown movement, by staff for staff (inc.

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July 16, 2019

Cowichan Valley Physician Engagement: Bridging the Divide

There is clear and growing evidence that medical engagement makes a critical contribution to achieving innovation and improvement for patient care.

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