More than a quarter million visits to Island Health overdose prevention and supervised consumption sites
Island Health is observing more than 250,000 visits to supervised consumption and overdose prevention sites – more than 1,000 reversed overdoses and zero deaths while at the same time delivering more supports and services to people who are using drugs and for people who are ready to begin a recovery journey.
The Province is launching a measles immunization catch-up program to help B.C. families ensure their children are protected from measles.
The program will run from April through June 2019.
Strengthening Integrated Primary and Community Care for Residents of the South Island and Gulf Islands
VICTORIA – Island Health will be assuming responsibility for publicly funded home support service delivery on Southern Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands this fall to ensure a consistent approach to implement government’s team-based primary and community care model across the health authority.