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June 16, 2022

COVID-19 Situation Report

This BCCDC report provides weekly data and refers to pandemic phases defined by population-level changes.

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June 16, 2022

One Week Remains for Training in Cerner Capacity Management (CCM)

There is only one week left to complete training for Cerner Capacity Management (CCM), which replaces TeleTracking (TxT) as the patient flow system at RJH and VGH beginning Friday, June 24.

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June 16, 2022

Preparing for your home visit - COVID-19

This BCCDC document covers topics such as COVID-19 risk check, Cleaning and disinfection protocols, mask protocols for clients, mask protocols for home health workers and more.

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June 16, 2022

Updated: COVID-19 Posters

Updated BCCDC posters include: Masking for all staff and visitors, Do not enter if you are sick, Outbreak in this facility and Respect personal space.

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June 15, 2022

Supply Chain Update - Managing Product Shortages

Global supply chain issues continue to cause unprecedented disruptions within health care. It is expected that challenges accessing health care supplies will continue for the foreseeable future.

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June 15, 2022

Looking for information about Statutory (STAT) Holidays?

o you have questions about how Statutory Holidays are scheduled and/or paid? We encourage all Employees and Leaders to read the STAT FAQ!

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June 15, 2022

Online Request Forms (Overtime, On-call/Callback) – It Starts with You!

As we approach peak vacation periods, employees’ are reminded to ensure the correct Approver or Delegate Approver is selected if your Leader is on vacation. Managers are reminded to monitor the Awaiting Approval View to ensure the correct Delegate Approvers are selected. ​

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June 15, 2022

Walking Our Pride: Team Conversation

Last week staff were encouraged to expand their knowledge of 2SLGBTQ+ communities by walking the 2LGBTQ+ Learning Pathway. This week Island Health invites you to have a conversation with your team and explore more questions.

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June 15, 2022

Elizabeth Gronsdahl is Retiring June 30th

It is with mixed emotion that Island Health celebrates the retirement of Elizabeth Gronsdahl on June 30th.

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June 15, 2022

Indigenous Cultural Safety Webinar Learning Recordings

Exploring the In Plain Sight report and the Implications for Health Leadership with Harmony Johnson: Harmony will reflect on the In Plain Sight Report: Addressing Indigenous-specific Racism and Discrimination in B.C. Health Care nearly two years since its release.

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