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The wonder of hope in health care<img alt="" src="/phsa-news-site/PublishingImages/healthy_holidays_spotlight_1.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />The wonder of hope in health careAs hope has always been part of the holiday season, it’s worth sharing some of the hopes that have been fulfilled this year through the efforts of dedicated employees and physicians serving across PHSA programs and services.
Future forward: PHSA’s research enterprise continues to strengthen<img alt="" src="/phsa-news-site/PublishingImages/GettyImages-1064981344.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Future forward: PHSA’s research enterprise continues to strengthenPHSA plays a pivotal role in the lives of those who need specialized health care services. Learn more about the research that’s making a difference for patients and families in B.C., across Canada and around the globe.’s-research-highlights2019-12-11T08:00:00Z
Half a million babies screenedHalf a million babies screenedThe BC Early Hearing Program celebrated a true milestone last month – 500,000 babies across the province have been screened for hearing loss. Two B.C. families tell us what screening has meant to them.
Bringing care to patients: Office of Virtual Health<img alt="" src="/phsa-news-site/PublishingImages/Virtual-Health-Jennifer-Robertson-reduced.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Bringing care to patients: Office of Virtual HealthIt's Digital Health Week and we're celebrating the power of virtual health. Jennifer and Judy are two virtual health patients who've shared their stories - watch the video and learn more about virtual health here!
Infection control: in every season and for everyone<img alt="" src="/phsa-news-site/PublishingImages/InfectionControl_highlight.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Infection control: in every season and for everyoneWith flu season just around the corner, now is a great time to ensure you’re practicing infection prevention and control at work, at home and in your community.
Recognizing survivors of traumatic injury<img alt="" src="/phsa-news-site/PublishingImages/ryan_porch_cropped.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Recognizing survivors of traumatic injuryThree years after a car crash left him with a traumatic brain injury, Ryan Jones has made remarkable progress in his recovery, but faces ongoing challenges.
Don’t let Salmonella ruin your Thanksgiving<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Turkey_Thanksgiving.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Don’t let Salmonella ruin your ThanksgivingExperts with the BC Centre for Disease Control (BCCDC) are reminding all home chefs to thoroughly cook their turkey this Thanksgiving weekend and throughout the upcoming holiday season.
Honouring residential school survivors<img alt="" src="/phsa-news-site/PublishingImages/a185655-v8.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Honouring residential school survivorsWear orange on September 30 in the spirit of healing and reconciliation.
Commonly used antibiotics may lead to heart problems<img alt="" src="/phsa-news-site/PublishingImages/GettyImages-807095678.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Commonly used antibiotics may lead to heart problems
Back to school road safety: know the zones!<img alt="Children walking with backpacks and school zone sign" src="/phsa-news-site/PublishingImages/tsbc_aug_31.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Back to school road safety: know the zones!As kids go back to school, it’s important to remember speed limits for school zones and playground zones.

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