News & Events

August 8, 2019

Welcome New Medical Leader

Dr. Jason Hart is the new Division Head of Hematology and Oncology. Dr. Hart is a specialist in hematology and medical oncology. Dr. Hart earned his medical degree from the University of Alberta before moving to B.C.

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July 31, 2019

New Quality Improvement Newsletter Available

The fifth issue of QI FOR YOU AND I is available for all medical staff. 13 new quality improvement projects are featured throughout the Island.

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July 31, 2019

Register Today for Parent & Child 2019

The Department of Maternity Care and Pediatrics is pleased to host their annual meeting and educational conference September 27 and 28 this year in Nanaimo.

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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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