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: New Urgent and Primary Care Centre opens in East Vancouver
    February 29, 2020 | People living in East Vancouver now have better access to team-based urgent and primary care with… Read more
  • Ministry of Health: Urgent and primary care centre coming to Abbotsford
    February 14, 2020 | People living in Abbotsford will soon have better access to team-based urgent and primary care with… Read more
  • Ministry of Health: New urgent and primary-care centre officially opens in Kelowna
    January 9, 2020 | People living in the Central Okanagan now have better access to team-based day-to-day public health… Read more
  • Ministry of Health: Third urgent and primary care centre opens in the Interior
    November 12, 2019 | People living in Vernon now have better access to team-based everyday health care, with the opening… Read more
  • Vancouver Coastal Health: Urgent and Primary Care Centre opens in North Vancouver
    November 3, 2019 | People on the North Shore will be able to access team-based everyday health care with the opening of… Read more
  • South Okanagan Similkameen Division: More than 1,100 patients find care providers through attachment list
    October 28, 2019 | In just six months, more than 1,100 patients without a family doctor in the South Okanagan… Read more
  • Ministry of Health: Improving access to team-based care in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows
    October 4, 2019 | People in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows will have increased access to team-based health care with the… Read more
  • Ministry of Health: Second urgent and primary care centre opens in the Interior
    September 19, 2019 | People living in the central Okanagan will soon have better access to team-based everyday health… Read more
  • Ministry of Health: Third urgent and primary care centre opens in Greater Vancouver
    August 8, 2019 | People living on the North Shore will soon have better access to team-based everyday health care with… Read more
  • Ministry of Health: Second urgent and primary care centre to open in Vancouver
    July 17, 2019 | People living in East Vancouver will have better access to team-based urgent and primary care with the… Read more