Shuswap North Okanagan Division of Family Practice


Patient Education Video: This is a 4 minute video describing how patients can make the most out of a office visit, how they can help the system be more efficient. 

If you would like this to play in your office please contact SNO administration for the file.  


WorkBC Quick Reference

This document is intended for anyone making referrals to WorkBC Employment Services, offering a brief overview of services and eligibility.  For more details, please visit or your local WorkBC Centre.

IH ED Visits per 100 LTC Beds Report

Overall, Interior Health saw a rate increase of 4% in Emergency Department (ED) visits per 100 Long-term care (LTC) beds from 2016/17 to 2019/20. In 2016/17, the rate, by Division of Family Practice region, ranged from 31 in Kootenay Boundary to 74 in Shuswap North Okanagan. These rates increased to 41 in Kootenay Boundary and decreased to 61 in Shuswap North Okanagan in 2019/20. Shuswap North Okanagan had the largest decrease (-17%) and Central Interior Rural had the largest increase (69%) year over year. See Appendix A for a breakdown of ED visits per 100 LTC beds and Appendix B for Division of Family Practice abbreviations.

Click here to view the report.

Palliative Care and End of Life Services (PCEOLS) Resources in the NOK


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IH Heart Rhythm Services Referral Form

Central Intake - North Okanagan, Poster

04 Feb IH MAiD memo

North Okanagan Breast Cancer Referral Form

22 Jan 2024 Centralized breast referral form