Northern Health

Northern Health preparing ‘for a changing situation’ in response to COVID-19

The health authority is taking a number of measures to free up hospital capacity where possible

 

No four-wheel drive ambulances for the north

Aren’t suitable for paramedics or patients

 

New Mills to have quiet space for family, friends

Quiet spaces now standard in new hospital construction

 

Security guard “bitten and punched” in Terrace hospital

Violent incident one of many in Northwest B.C., nurses union says

Lack of long-term care keeping Terrace seniors in hospital for months

Wait-listed seniors can expect to wait six and a half months for a spot at Terraceview

Terrace midwife denied hospital privileges at Mills Memorial

Northern Health expects to have midwifery review complete by late 2019

Family frustrated Terrace dad with advanced cancer must wait weeks for treatment

‘We can see his health declining every day,’ daughter says

Without a technician, this type of cancer treatment is being cut from Haida Gwaii

Patients needing IV chemotherapy will have to travel to Prince Rupert or Terrace as of June 21

Northwest mobile unit to help those at heart of mental health, addiction crisis

Province, Northern Health unveils new unit in Terrace to bridge gaps in services

Drinking water concerns at northern B.C hospital

Northern Health say the results of the Prince Rupert Hospital water study not due until fall

Terrace could see seven new physicians by September

A senior Northern Health official hopes to double their manpower by spring

Muddy water found in taps at B.C. hospital prompts investigation

Northern Health to hire consultant to examine three facilities for potential contamination

New psychiatrists coming to the northwest

Smithers to get a resident psychiatrist for the first time in a long time