New urgent primary-care health centre to open in Nanaimo in June
Times Colonist: An urgent primary-care centre being built in Nanaimo will open in June, B.C. Health Minister Adrian Dix said Wednesday. “I’m really fired up to be here,” said Dix at the Vancouver Island Conference Centre. “I’m very excited about this day.”
Quesnel doctor creates website for those dealing with chronic pain
Quesnel Cariboo Observer: A Quesnel doctor has created a website to help deal with something she sees as a huge problem: chronic pain. General practitioner Dr. Judy Dercksen identified an opportunity to help patients by creating a comprehensive pain management website called painimprovement.com.
CTV News: B.C.'s health minister has announced the establishment of three new primary care networks and one new urgent primary care centre for Burnaby. The new urgent care centre at 7315 Edmonds St. will offer a range of primary care needs, and extended hours in the evening and on weekends. In a second phase opening, the centre will have an incubator clinic, Adrian Dix said Thursday.