• February 26 2024

    Jennifer Parks, Recreation Therapist at Banfield

    In recognition of Recreation Therapy month, we caught up with Jennifer Parks, a Recreation Therapist at Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH). Jennifer is part of the Banfield at Villa Cathay (BVC) team.
  • January 23 2024

    Be part of a team that’s bringing hospital care home

    In May 2023, Alexia took on the role of Clinical Operations Manager for the Acute Medicine Unit and Hospital at Home Program. The Acute Medicine team, known for its outstanding teamwork, dedicated staff, and exceptional care, has a reach that extends…
  • December 1 2023

    A decade of dedication and growth in the STOP HIV/AIDS Team

    This World AIDS Day, we shine a light on the STOP HIV/AIDS (Seek and Treat for Optimal Prevention of HIV/AIDS) Initiatives Team at Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) for their invaluable contributions to the community.
  • November 17 2023

    Marjory Ditmars, Nurse Practitioner

    Continuing our highlight of Nurse Practitioners Week, we are pleased to shine a light on Marjory Ditmars, who works at the Heatley Community Health Clinic and Onsite Withdrawal Management located in the Downtown Eastside (DTES).
  • November 17 2023

    Nadeem Rahemtulla, Nurse Practitioner

    It's Nurse Practitioners (NP) Week! Meet Nadeem Rahemtulla, an NP working in long-term care (LTC) at Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH).
  • November 16 2023

    Eve Kidd, Perioperative Nurse

    It's Perioperative Nurses Week. Meet Eve Kidd, a perioperative nurse at UBC Hospital.
  • November 8 2023

    Radiating Compassion, Knowledge, and Education for Quality Patient Care

    It's MRT Week! Meet Jaymie Campbell, a dedicated Medical Radiation Technologist (MRT) turned Clinical Educator whose journey from Ontario to Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) in 2009 was nothing short of a life-changing adventure.
  • October 30 2023

    Melanie Johnson, Concurrent Disorders Clinician

    Meet Melanie, who works in the outpatient short term assessment and treatment program at qathet Hospital in Powell River.
  • October 27 2023

    Delivering client-centred care in the community

    In celebration of World Occupational Therapy Day on Friday, October 27, we are excited to shine a light on Sharon Liang (pictured second from the right), a Community Occupational Therapist (OT) with the Home Health team in Vancouver.
  • October 26 2023

    Respiratory Therapists: inspiring excellence in the profession

    The Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists (CSRT) proclaims the last week in October as Respiratory Therapy Week in Canada, to celebrate the respiratory therapy profession and the outstanding dedication and passion of these health care professionals.
  • October 18 2023

    Health Care Assistant Day

    October 18th is Health Care Assistant Day! You may also know this dedicated group of frontline care providers as Community Health Workers, Home Support Workers, Community Care Assistants and Care Aides. They serve patients and clients in a variety of…
  • August 14 2023

    Matt Fieldwalker, Perfusionist

    Perfusion Week recognizes and brings awareness to the perfusionist’s crucial role within cardiovascular surgical teams and in providing high-quality patient care. Join us in showing appreciation to all perfusionists for their ongoing efforts over the…