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COVID-19 Regional Emergency Operations Center daily bulletins

VCH Regional Emergency Operations Center and daily bulletins can be reached on any device anywhere in the world.  Please visit the daily bulletins page at: http://medicalstaff.vch.ca/bulletins/

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Medical Engagement, Leadership & Development (MELD)

MELD has complied a resource inventory of training, financial supports, upcoming conferences and more for succession planning, and to support medical staff to reach their development goals and to achieve success in leadership roles.  Click on the graphic below to see how MELD can support you! A few of the upcoming courses: Leading Quality Improvement […]

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ED doc takes on nursing for a day

Working a six-hour shift as a bedside emergency nurse in the Emergency Department at Vancouver General Hospital was an enlightening experience, says emergency physician Dr. Chad Kim Sing. “For me, being able to see this from a different angle, a different perspective, was so useful,” he says, adding the experience gave him renewed appreciation for […]

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The future of surgery: surgical centre expansion one year from completion

​​BC’s major surgical services are getting a massive upgrade. In just under a year, Vancouver General Hospital’s Phil and Jennie Gaglardi Surgical Centre will expand for more surgeries to be performed with less wait times and cancellations. The expansion will add 16 new state-of-the-art, universal operating rooms and a 40 bed pre- and post-operative care […]

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The latest on CST in Vancouver

The latest issue of CST Vancouver Update (Issue 2. Nov/Dec 2019) is now available. ​CST Vancouver Update is made especially for the people of VCH-Vancouver and focuses on readiness activities and more for the implementation of Clinical + Systems Transformation (CST) in our VCH community of care. This bulletin supplements CST coverage in VCH News and the […]

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CST – It’s not as scary as you may think!

Clinical + Systems Transformation — CST — is coming to VCH-Vancouver in mid-2020. If you’re harbouring fear about a future with electronic health records, we have good news for you. “It’s really not that bad! It’s not as scary as you may think,” says Jemima Henderson, patient care coordinator and clinical educator at UBC Hospital (UBCH). Jemima […]

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