News & Events

February 27, 2019

Registration now open for Vancouver Island Quality Showcase 2019

Physician Quality Improvement, Island Health and Facility Engagement are proud to host the Vancouver Island Quality Showcase 2019 on Thursday April 25, 2019 in Nanaimo at the Vancouver Island Conference Centre.

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February 25, 2019

Nanaimo Anesthesiologist Leads Inter-Professional Perioperative Simulation Workshops

Dr. Sarah Hall, an anesthesiologist at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital, along with the operating room simulation team, has led a series of Perioperative Inter-Professional Simulation Workshops to help the operating team strengthen their skills.

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February 20, 2019

Physician Leadership Scholarship program is now accepting applications for IHI online program: Finding and Creating Joy in Work!

The Specialist Services Committee’s Physician Leadership Scholarship program is now accepting applications for the Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s virtual program: Finding and Creating Joy in Work!

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February 19, 2019

Measles FAQs for Medical Staff

Washington state is currently experiencing an outbreak of measles. As of February 18, 2019 they have had 62 confirmed cases.

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February 13, 2019

Victoria Doctors Team-up to Improve Child and Youth Mental Health Care

Dr. Adriana Condello identified a care-gap for children and youth with acute mental health needs that lack a family doctor. Dr. Condello and her colleagues, Dr. Claudia Zuin and Dr.

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February 8, 2019

Nominations Open for the Doctors of BC Dr. David M. Bachop Award

The Dr. David M. Bachop Gold Medal for Distinguished Medical Service is given to a BC doctor who has made an extraordinary contribution in the field of organized medicine and/or community service.

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February 4, 2019

New Department Head of Medicine, Dr. Dorothy (Sam) Williams

We are pleased to welcome Dr. Dorothy (Sam) Williams to her new role as Department Head of Medicine, effective January 1, 2019.

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January 28, 2019

New Chief of Staff for Nanaimo Regional General Hospital, Dr. Blair Rudston-Brown

On behalf of Medical and Academic Affairs, I am very pleased to welcome Dr. Blair Rudston-Brown to his new position as Chief of Staff for Nanaimo Regional General Hospital, effective February 1, 2019.

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January 25, 2019

Medical Staff, Please Report Your Flu Shot Status

With flu season in full swing, please remember to report your flu shot status.

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January 24, 2019

2019 Medical Staff Rules Review Underway

The Legislative Committee is asking for help from medical staff to review our draft revision of the Medical Staff Rules.

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