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: Expanded primary care coming to Sooke
    April 26, 2019 | People in Sooke will soon have better access to primary care, with the expansion of team-based care in… Read more
  • Ministry of Health: Improving primary care in Richmond
    April 25, 2019 | Government is transforming everyday health care for people living in Richmond by establishing three… Read more
  • Ministry of Health: Faster, better access to team-based primary care coming to Prince George
    April 17, 2019 | People in Prince George will soon have better access to team-based everyday health care, with the new… Read more
  • 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 … Read more
  • Ministry of Health: Urgent and primary-care centre coming to Nanaimo
    April 3, 2019 | The Province, together with local partners, is establishing the Medical Arts Urgent and Primary Care… Read more
  • Ministry of Health: Improving access to team-based primary care in Burnaby
    March 21, 2019 | People in Burnaby will soon have increased access to team-based health care with the launch of three… Read more
  • Ministry of Health: Next big step in primary-care transformation launches
    February 24, 2019 | Government is transforming everyday health care for people living in Fraser northwest communities… Read more
  • Ministry of Health: First urgent primary care centre in Vancouver to open
    November 25, 2018 | Residents in Vancouver’s downtown and West End now have improved access to team-based urgent… Read more
  • Ministry of Health: Quesnel Urgent Primary Care Centre will soon open doors to public
    October 10, 2018 | The Quesnel Urgent Primary Care Centre will soon open to provide people a new option for same-day… Read more
  • Ministry of Health: More patients receiving primary care support in Kamloops
    September 4, 2018 | The province’s first urgent primary care centre is expanding with the opening of a Family Practice… Read more