September 18, 2023
Established in 2009 by Health Quality BC, the awards are given to people and projects that have made key contributions to quality and innovation in the delivery of care in British Columbia. Winners are awarded a $2,500 sponsorship to help support and disseminate learning from their projects or to support ongoing learning and development.
September 12, 2023
Island Health is seeking two Physician Medical Staff members to join a newly formed Transparency in Governance and Communications Steering Group.
September 7, 2023
Topics include: MHA Online education module is available through The Learning Hub. It has recently been updated to reflect trauma-informed, culturally-safe and recovery-oriented practice approaches along with the changes made to the BC MHA medical certificates and the involuntary admission process. Over 1,500 Island Health staff, leaders and medical staff have completed the updated online module since April 2023.
September 6, 2023
Associate Physicians are international medical graduates who are not eligible for licensure as independent medical practitioners who can work as part of the care team under the supervision of a fully licensed physician.
September 5, 2023
Island Health invites all staff, medical staff and volunteers to participate in the Island Health Climate Change and Planetary Health Engagement Survey. The survey is voluntary and anonymous; it only takes 10-15 minutes to complete, and will be open for three weeks.