Bc Hospitals

ER Doctors Declare B.C. Emergency

CBC | Posted 06.17.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Doctors from across the province say 19 of the busiest emergency rooms have chronic shortages, resulting in stretched staffing and poor patient care. ...

Penticton Hospital In Critical Condition

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.08.2013 | Canada British Columbia

PENTICTON, - Doctors in Penticton, B.C., say the city's 62-year-old hospital is in critical condition and badly needs an upgrade.A group of 120 doctor...

Superbug Has BC Hospitals On Alert

CBC | Posted 03.16.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A new superbug has prompted B.C. hospitals to start screening people who have been hospitalized in high-risk countries like India, Pakistan and Greece...

B.C. Nurses Have New Powers

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.11.2012 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The B.C. government is giving nurse practitioners more authority in a move that Health Minister Margaret MacDiarmid says will make the hea...