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July 12, 2021

B.C. COVID-19 pandemic update

As of Monday, July 12, 2021, 78.8% (3,652,759) of eligible people 12 and older in B.C. have received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 44.6% (2,068,450) received their second dose.

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July 12, 2021

Clinical Documentation Readiness Rollout Survey

This survey is for Medical Staff at RJH and VGH. The survey includes 14 questions and will take approximately 5 minutes to complete. This is a valuable step in assessing our readiness to proceed with the clinical documentation rollout. Your response is greatly appreciated. 

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July 12, 2021

Medical Masks Still Required

A message from the Doctors of BC about wearing medical face masks, in all medical settings Island wide.

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July 9, 2021

6 new cases, Island Health total 5177

Posted on: July 9, 2021

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July 9, 2021

B.C. COVID-19 pandemic update

As of Friday, July 9, 2021, 78.6% (3,643,110) of eligible people 12 and older in B.C. have received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 41.3% (1,915,919) have received their second dose.

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July 9, 2021

Eased visitation restrictions, new protections coming for seniors in long-term care

People in long-term care and seniors’ assisted living and their loved ones will have more ways to safely spend time together, with a further easing of visitation rules coming into effect on July 19, 2021.

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July 9, 2021

BCCDC COVID-19 Long Term Care, Assisted Living & Independent Living Report

A weekly update for Long-Term Care, Assisted Living & Independent Living Facilities.

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July 9, 2021

Real-Time Virtual Support Pathways

Real-Time Virtual Support (RTVS) pathways are here to help for all urgent and non-urgent situations — including case consultations, second opinions and ongoing patient support, patient transport coordination, point-of-care ultrasound, and simulations. All you need is a Zoom license, or telephone line.

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July 9, 2021

Pandemic Planning COVID-19 Update

July 8th, Health Minister Adrian Dix and Dr. Bonnie Henry announced easing of restrictions in long-term care and seniors assisted living. 

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July 8, 2021

B.C. COVID-19 pandemic update

As of Thursday, July 8, 2021, 78.4% (3,635,811) of eligible people 12 and older in B.C. have received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 40.0% (1,854,387) received their second dose.

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