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Bella Coola, Bella Bella staff rise to the occasion following tsunami alert

Evacuation alert showcased teamwork and community collaboration.

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Sechelt-based TIDES program gets a reboot

TIDES now taking referrals from all VCH & PHC hospital and rehabilitation centres.

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Gibsons Health Unit relocates to new site

Sechelt Hospital Foundation donated $600,000 for new audiology booth and hearing lab.

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Retinal scanner ‘exciting new addition’ to Bella Bella clinic and hospital

Click of a button gives communities access to an ophthalmologist in Vancouver.

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Digital Health Week: Bella Bella’s connection to BC Children’s Hospital tele-PICU a life saver

R.W. Large Memorial Hospital staff share tele-PICU story to highlight Digital Health Week.

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Pemberton nurse practitioner gets bird’s eye view of life on way to see clients

Outreach clinics bring health care close to home for clients in remote communities.

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Bella Bella’s R.W. Large Memorial Hospital 3rd VCH site to implement SBIRT protocol

Initiative that started at VGH in 2014 helps opens up conversations about drinking habits when patients arrive in the ED.

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‘Thank you … to everyone at Sechelt Hospital who helped save the day for us all’

Visitors from UK say care and facilities in Sechelt exceeded their expectations.

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Bella Coola lab team jetpacks out of Flintstone’s age into the Jetson’s era with launch of LIS

Bella Coola lab one of last VCH sites to switch to an electronic lab system.

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Powell River General Hospital home to its own smiling super Nova

“Nova is an exceptional role model for us all to follow, not only as a nurse but as a person. We are very fortunate to have her on our team.”

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