Coastal News

Renovated pharmacy brings updates to Squamish General Hospital

This week Squamish General Hospital staff marked a celebration of the opening of $1.2 million dollar upgrade to their pharmacy.

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Maximized communication

Care conferencing brings everyone together for the benefit of the patient.

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Calling all nominations for 7th Annual North Shore Health Care Awards

Friday, November 8th, 2013 at 4 pm is the deadline to nominate a worthy candidate for the NS Health Care Awards.

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Ready, set, latch –Breastfeeding Challenge runs Saturday

Just a reminder that the 12th annual Breastfeeding Challenge takes place this Saturday between 10am and 12pm in Vancouver and North Vancouver.

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LGH staff recognized by NSQIP

Hats off to the surgical teams at Lions Gate

The surgical teams at Lions Gate Hospital have been recognized for the quality of surgical care they provide by the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP)

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Code Orange plan exercised at LGH

Just last week (Sept. 19), LGH physicians and staff met to discuss and practice the LGH Code Orange response plan. This plan is activated when there’s an event that results in numerous people requiring immediate care in a short space of time. The session practice session involved a review of the plan, a discussion of Emergency […]

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Honouring an outstanding Environmental Health officer for her efforts

Environmental Health Week honors one of its own – VCH Pool Smart by Angela Meyer sets Industry standard.

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Ready, set, latch –Breastfeeding Challenge runs Saturday

On Saturday, October 5th, Vancouver and North Vancouver moms will celebrate the 12th annual Breastfeeding Challenge.

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North Shore staff BBQ contributes to Foundation campaign in Persian style

Yesterday’s Lions Gate Hospital Foundation’s 2013 Staff BBQ was a resounding success, putting smiles on the faces of all who attended while raising more than $3600 for the hospital’s Nuclear Medicine Campaign!

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Belly up to this bar….

We are practising what we preach with our nummy work grown salad bar pot lucks on the sunshine coast

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