Ministry of Health: Improving access to team-based primary care in South Okanagan Similkameen

April 12, 2019 | Government is transforming everyday health care for people living in the South Okanagan Similkameen region by moving forward with the creation of a primary-care network (PCN).

This network will bring additional resources and allow for planning a new team-based primary-care clinic in the region.

Over the next three years, up to 22 new health-care providers will be recruited to work in the PCN. This includes six new general practitioners, five new nurse practitioners and 11 additional health-care professionals ranging from registered nurses and social workers to a pharmacist.

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