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New B.C. ID Card Privacy Concerns

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.10.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Two advocacy groups want the B.C. government to hold off on its plan to combine drivers licences and health care cards until privacy issue...

Fancy New Care Cards, Drivers Licence Coming

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.09.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - British Columbia is introducing a high-tech identification card for everyone from infants to the elderly to replace the old CareCard health...

B.C. Health Premiums Go Up

CBC | Posted 02.26.2013 | Canada British Columbia

For the fourth year in a row, the B.C. government is hiking Medical Services Premiums in January, but that's not the only way taxpayers will be handin...

Is B.C.'s New CareCard Another Technological Quagmire For Province?

Vincent Gogolek | Posted 12.31.2012 | Canada British Columbia
Vincent Gogolek

Despite the disastrous launch of the Integrated Case Management System earlier this year, the B.C. government is poised to unveil its next multimillion-dollar, can't-fail IT project: an ID card for everyone in the province. With ICBC in the middle of a labour dispute that finds corporation employees refusing training on the new card, the massive project is on hold, only weeks before its slated November launch.