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Life-altering neurosurgery a first at UBCH

(VIDEO) Ray can now turn off his tremors with a click of a button. Watch the video and the see the difference for yourself.

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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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$102 million for 16 new operating rooms and other surgical upgrades at VGH

Vancouver Coastal Health is embarking on one of the most complex hospital expansions in B.C. history.

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VGH OR expansion: our legacy to build

One of the most complex hospital expansions in BC, the VGH OR Renewal Project will be our legacy for generations to come.

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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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Because physicians can’t do it alone

In the first of our series on Vancouver nurse practitioners, we meet Bonnie Giovannetti and learn why physicians can’t imagine the VGH Neurosurgery Unit without her.

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Savings lives in record numbers

In 2016, more people received a life-saving organ transplant in BC than ever before — and most of those transplants took place at VGH.

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VGH goes hybrid

The VGH hybrid OR brings advanced imaging and surgical equipment into the same room.

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Ever wanted to see the inside of an OR?

For one day only, we’re holding a staff open house for our new state-of-the-art hybrid operating room at VGH. Join us Friday, October 28 (9 to 2 pm).

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VGH OR 1 doesn’t look like this anymore

The transformation of OR 1 at VGH is on schedule. Our new state-of-the-art hybrid OR will open for its first case in November.

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