News and Events

News and Events

Explore information from the provincial Divisions team about the operation of the initiative or what local divisions are working on.

News and Notes

Update: Practice Support Program

Recruiting coaches at Doctors of BC for the GPSC Practice Support Program (PSP) is now underway with positions… Read more

Preoperative care improves health for patients before and after surgery

March 8, 2022 | Surgical patients at the University Hospital of Northern BC (UHNBC) are experiencing improved health… Read more

Upcoming DivisionsBC Website Update – January 15-16, 2022

The following announcement was originally sent as an email to all division executive directors and division… Read more

In the News

New health centre opens in West Shore, caters to marginalized groups

TIMES COLONIST: A new medical clinic that aims to provide primary care for 6,700 patients in Colwood, Langford,… Read more

Pregnancy care clinic opens in Cranbrook

EAST KOOTENAY NEWS ONLINE WEEKLY: Expectant parents will benefit from improved access to comprehensive pregnancy… Read more

Ucluelet clinic to see patients three days a week under new deal

TIMES COLONIST: Island Health says it has reached a deal with doctors at the Ucluelet Medical Clinic and the… Read more

For the Media

Ministry of Health: Improving access to primary care on south Vancouver Island

April 8, 2022 | Government is investing in short-term measures to support primary care on south Vancouver Island,… Read more

Ministry of Health: New urgent and primary care centre opens in Vancouver

March 25, 2022 | More people in southeast Vancouver will have increased access to team-based, everyday health care… Read more

Ministry of Health: New community health centre coming to Victoria

March 12, 2022 | People and families in Victoria will soon have more access to everyday primary health-care services… Read more