Real stories from our wonderful VCH staff who all play an essential role in delivering care to patients, clients, residents and families.
- February 26 2024In 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 2024In 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 2023This 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 2023Continuing 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 8 2023It'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 27 2023In 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 2023The 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 2023October 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 2023Perfusion 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…