For the Media

Recent news releases related to the work of divisions of family practice throughout BC, including Primary Care Networks (PCN) and Urgent Family Care Centres (UPCC). For further media information contact Divisions of Family Practice Communications Manager, Amory Wong (awong@doctorsofbc.ca, 604 638-2889).

  • Ministry of Health: Urgent and primary care centre coming soon to West Kelowna
    September 8, 2020 | More people in West Kelowna and surrounding communities will have increased access to better,… Read more
  • Ministry of Health: New nurse practitioner primary care clinic opens in Surrey
    September 4, 2020 | Starting Sept. 8, 2020, people living in Surrey will have more options to access quality team-based… Read more
  • Ministry of Health: New nurse practitioner primary care clinic coming to Surrey
    August 7, 2020 | People and families living in Surrey will soon have access to more quality primary health-care… Read more
  • Ministry of Health: New urgent and primary care centre opens in Maple Ridge
    August 6, 2020 | More people in Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows and surrounding communities will have increased access to… Read more
  • Ministry of Health: Transforming primary care on the North Shore
    August 5, 2020 | Government is transforming everyday health care for people living in the North Shore region by… Read more
  • Ministry of Health: Urgent and primary care centre coming to Esquimalt
    July 31, 2020 | People living in Esquimalt and neighbouring communities will soon have better access to team-based… Read more
  • Ministry of Health: Community health centre opens in southeast Vancouver
    June 15, 2020 | People living in Renfrew-Collingwood and surrounding neighbourhoods now have access to more primary… Read more
  • Ministry of Health: West Coast Family Medical Clinic expansion opens in Sooke
    June 12, 2020 | People in Sooke now have better access to team-based primary care, with the opening of the newly… Read more
  • Ministry of Health: Second urgent and primary care centre opens in Surrey
    May 27, 2020 | People living in Surrey will now have better access to same-day urgent and primary care with the opening… Read more
  • Ministry of Health: New urgent and primary care centre opens in Castlegar
    March 9, 2020 | People living in Castlegar will soon have better access to team-based urgent and primary care with the… Read more