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DYK bystander-initiated and use of automated external defibrillators (AEDs) can increase the chance of survival of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest by up to 75%? Download the app today and become a life-saver!
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PHSA is on Instagram! Follow us for life behind the scenes at PHSA, job postings, health messages and more!
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BCMHSUS research team to study the impact of health-first approach on corrections care:
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Antibiotic Wise Oct 15
Did you know that most people lose their penicillin allergy after 10 years? Learn more:
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There's still time to register for ! Join everyone else taking part on Thursday, Oct. 17 at 10:17am for the world’s largest drill.
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"This study contributes to the growing body of evidence highlighting the positive impact of the HPV vaccine and regular cervical screening on preventing cervical cancer" - on HPV immunization program cutting pre-cancer rates by more than half:
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Someone is suffering a cardiac arrest every 15 mins in Canada. The chance of survival doubles with immediate action. Learn and how to use an AED to be ready, and able, to help.
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What are some must-have items in your emergency kit?
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Register for the BC Cancer Summit, Nov. 21 to 23, for oncology education, professional development and unique networking opportunities. Learn more:
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"We are passionate about being part of our patients' recovery journey." Forensic Services Officers at the Forensic Psychiatric Hospital support the safety and security of patients and staff.
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BC Transplant Oct 15
Join our growing team of volunteers who spend their spare time with us at community events! We've participated in 100+ events across the province this year - what are you waiting for?
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"We recommend and practice on a regular basis with patients at BC Children's, and we see the impact it has not only on their mental health, but their overall health and wellbeing." How mindfulness can help kids look after their :
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Prov Health Services Oct 15
Two new depots open to allow people to donate milk for vulnerable babies:
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Prov Health Services Oct 15
"Screening saved my life." The average person spends more than 5 hours a day on their phone. In honour of Breast Cancer Awareness month, we’re sharing a woman’s story about how a five minute phone call saved her life.
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Mobile Medical Unit Oct 15
Today ⁦⁦⁦⁩ and Trauma Services BC are collaborating for an Emergency Preparedness and Stop the Bleed Training event at ⁦⁩ corporate office. It’s great to see participants learning in an interactive, group environment 👍🏻
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PHSA Careers Oct 12
We would like to thank our Supply Chain employees at PHSA that work tirelessly to ensure that our front line staff have the tools and equipment needed to continue providing care for BC. Thank you! Find out how you can join this amazing team here:
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Prov Health Services Oct 15
Two new sites offer subspecialty care to nearly half of the province’s children, thanks to a four-year collaborative project between Child Health BC, BC Children’s Hospital and the provincial health authorities:
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October is Health Literacy Month and to make the most of every appointment, Patient & Family Education has tips people can use to make sure they understand what their health care provider tells them:
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"I want to compliment Sanaz on your mammography team in Victoria ... She created a relaxed environment and demonstrated proficiency in her work to offer me an entirely positive experience. Thank you, Sanaz!" Read more messages of thanks to BC Cancer:
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BC Transplant Oct 14
Many of us are getting together today with friends and family to share a meal. In the spirit of giving, take two minutes to talk to your families and friends about the wish to give life through organ donation! Register your wish at:
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