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Fort Nelson General Hospital has resumed outpatient laboratory and medical imaging services, as the process of returning to full operations continues following the Parker Lake wildfire evacuation.

Northern Health has been taking a phased approach to restarting services at Fort Nelson Hospital since Monday’s lifting of the evacuation order by Northern Rockies Regional Municipality and Fort Nelson First Nation. The first of those services was the Emergency Department, which reopened on Monday, May 28.

Northern Health is issuing an overdose advisory for Dawson Creek due to an increase in drug poisoning/overdose events. These overdoses may be associated with smoking a substance sold as heroin with crystals in it.

Emergency department services at Fort Nelson General Hospital are resuming on Monday, May 27, as community members begin to return following the Parker Lake wildfire evacuation.

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Northern Health strives to make our values – empathy, respect, collaboration, and innovation – the core of what we do every day.

The Dr. Charles Jago Awards, named after our former Board Chair, acknowledge and celebrate those who reflect our values and have made outstanding contributions to our organization.

Northern Health’s values are defined as: