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October 6, 2020

New Home Health Monitoring Options: Using HHM to Facilitate the Management of CKD

Join Dr. Alison Croom and Lisa Sffarek, Clinical Director, Virtual Care to learn about HHM options available at Island Health.

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October 5, 2020

Data Modelling – COVID-19: Going Forward

Updated BCCDC modeling on COVID-19: How and where the virus has affected people in BC. Includes BC epidemic curve; confirmed cases by health service delivery area; rates for hospitalization, ICU and deaths, genomic epidemiology, modeling analyses to date and more.

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October 5, 2020

11 new cases today, Island Health total 220

Public Health COVID-19 Status Dashboard-October 5

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October 5, 2020

FROM THE CEO: New VP Knowledge, Practice and Chief Nurse Executive

I am pleased to welcome Krista Allan to Island Health’s leadership team as the new Vice President, Knowledge, Practice and Chief Nurse Executive. This position became vacant in July when Dawn Nedzelski retired.  

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October 2, 2020

Medical Health Officer Newsletter

From the Office of Dr. Richard Stanwick, Chief Medical Health Officer

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October 2, 2020

No new cases today, Island Health total 209

Public Health COVID-19 Status Dashboard-October 2

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October 1, 2020

Island Health Medical Staff Updates October 1

A summary of updates on the Medical Staff Website.

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October 1, 2020

VP Pandemic Planning & Chief MHO Joint Update: October 1, 2020

Many families (ours included!) and fans of the spookiest day of the year have been wondering what Halloween will look like during the time of COVID. October 31st will be different, but it doesn’t have to be grim. Today, the BCCDC released guidelines that families can follow when planning their Halloween activities. Amongst the recommendations: parties and smoke machines are out and smaller groups and local trick-or-treating are in. And carving pumpkins as a family is always a great and safe way to celebrate!

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October 1, 2020

Palliative Perspectives Newsletter

October's newsletter includes a welcome from Dr. Jody Anderson and a profile of Dr. Robin Love.

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October 1, 2020

One new case announced today, Island Health total 209

Public Health COVID-19 Status Dashboard-October 1

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