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Information and updates for medical staff
May 2021

CST Provider Champions

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Addiction Medicine: Dr. Rupinder Brar Anesthesia: Dr. Charles Lo Anesthesia Cardiology: Dr. Kevin Rondi Anti-Microbial Stewardship: Dr. Victor Leung Cardiology: Dr. Rob Boone Cardiovascular / Cardiac Surgery: Dr. Jim Abel Critical Care: Dr. Greg Grant (SPH) Dermatology: Dr. Sheila Au Emergency: Dr. David Agulnik, Dr. Christine Henderson Endocrinology: Dr. Sabrina Gill Family Medicine (10C): Dr. Read More »

Apr 2021

Anti-Asian Racism: A Call to Action

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In 2020, worldwide outrage erupted against anti-Black racism.  As part of the wide-spread anti-racism social protests, Providence Health Care (PHC) and the Medical Staff Association issued a statement strongly condemning systemic prejudice and bias.  Unfortunately, recent events have once again compelled us to speak out. On April 12th, not far from where George Floyd died, Read More »

New Process for Booking Sign Language Interpreters for Medical Appointments
Apr 2021

New Process for Booking Sign Language Interpreters for Medical Appointments

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Introducing a one-stop shop for booking medical interpreters in B.C.! Starting Monday, April 26 at 8:00 a.m. both sign language and spoken language interpreters can be booked here through PHSA’s Provincial Language Service’s online system or by calling 604-297-8400 or 1-877-BC-TALKS (228-2557). Previously, sign language interpreters were booked through an outside vendor. Starting April 26, Read More »