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SOOKE – Room enhancements are well underway at Hospice at Ayre Manor, a new two-bed community hospice space that will provide care and support to individuals nearing the end of their lives and to their loved ones.

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The Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD) and Island Health have lifted the boil water notice for all users of the Comox Valley water system, effective immediately.

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It takes more than state-of-the-art technology and well-trained staff to run a great hospital: Volunteers are a vital component to success. 

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PORT ALBERNI—Island Health’s Community Health Services team is offering a series of wellness workshops in Port Alberni to support those who are managing chronic health conditions, senior/elder health concerns or caregiver stress.

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CAMPBELL RIVER - Are you interested in a career that helps keep your community healthy?  Health care careers can include everything from nurses and doctors to audiologists, administrative assistants, carpenters, electricians, power engineers, speech language pathologists, food services, housekeeping, laundry, protection services and medical device reprocessing technicians.  At Island Health alone there are over 900 different jobs. Your dream job might be one of them!
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Food without fear


Sally Chaster knows what it’s like to be obsessed with eating. Whether she eats. What she eats. How much she eats. How much it weighs. How many calories. Even the size of the bites she takes. Plus purging. Compulsive exercise.  

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Naloxone kits are now available for individuals on Salt Spring Island who use substances that might contain fentanyl, carfentanyl, heroin or other opioids.

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More than ever, patients are becoming part of modern healthcare teams, and their expertise is helping to improve the way care is delivered.

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Robin Kenyon


ISLAND WIDE — Life-long Cowichan Valley resident and business-owner, Robin Kenyon, has been appointed to the Island Health Board of Directors.

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VICTORIA – The Emergency Department at Royal Jubilee Hospital (RJH) has undergone renovations to make it more efficient and improve emergency care for the residents of Vancouver Island. The upgrades were made possible by a generous donation through the Victoria Hospitals Foundation and additional Island Health funding. Donors Peter and Sandra Powell of Victoria made a substantial gift toward the $220,000 project.

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