June 1, 2022
The theme for this year’s Pride Month in Island Health is to ‘Walk our PRIDE’. This month, and every month, Kathy MacNeil encourages everyone to join together to Walk Our PRIDE, and take steps to create lasting and positive changes in our workplace.
May 31, 2022
Welcome to Island Health's first “Extra” Edition of the LTC Between the Lines Newsletter. These extra editions will come out between the regular editions and will cover Accreditation topics. The 4 ROPs that come under Infection Prevention & Control, What is the “trifecta" of Infection Prevention and Control? And more.
May 31, 2022
Purchasing WorkSafeBC insurance is the obligation of all those defined as employers, but there are also options for those who don’t meet this definition. Unincorporated physicians with or without staff who want personal protection in case of a work-related injury or illness may also be eligible to apply for optional personal coverage. This guide, developed with Doctors of BC, explains how to determine if you are an employer required to register with WorkSafeBC and pay premiums — and if so, how to apply to register.
May 30, 2022
Training is now underway for Cerner Capacity Management (CCM), which will replace TeleTracking (TxT) as the patient flow system at RJH and VGH beginning Friday, June 24. Completing the required training will prepare staff for this important change to patient and materiel flow.