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TIDES rolling in for rehab patients in Coastal’s rural/remote communities

Telehealth program leverages technology to delivery health virtually.

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Family Fit Fest Day brings out the community in Bella Coola

Family-centred event focuses on activities and fitness.

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Increased OR capacity at Squamish General Hospital delights North Van patient

Previously dormant OR now in use five days a week.

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Love our bodies, love ourselves

The VCH Eating Disorders Program raises awareness, and provides support to clients locally as well as through Telehealth for rural clients.

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Squamish hospital staff ‘make a great team,’ says surgical patient

‘I felt very well taken care of which made me feel like the surgery was a success and a positive experience.’

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Unleashing the power of music at Powell River’s Willingdon Creek Village

Powell River community spearheads uplifting music project at residential care facility.

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Bella Bella patients, physicians overjoyed with new ultrasound clinic

Clinic reduces need for patients to travel to Vancouver for routine service.

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Pemberton Health Centre staff pull out all the stops for ‘miracle’ patient

“They saved my life. They kept going and going and it paid off.”

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Got a telemedicine idea? Tell us more…

You know that expression, “You don’t ask, you don’t get?” This is your chance to ask and at the same time showcase your bright ideas for advancing patient care using telemedicine.

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Powell River clinicians introduce SMART approach to treating addictions

Evidence-based SMART approach does not consider addictive behaviour a disease.

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