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Northern Health is proud to partner with organizations across the country to celebrate and raise awareness around patient safety during the last week of October. Canadian Patient Safety Week 2018 runs from October 29 to November 2.

The Northern Health Board of Directors examined significant differences between the 2017 and 2018 wildfire season impacts on Northern Health services at its latest meeting in Prince George.

Residents of Fort St. James and the surrounding area will have better access to local health care with the addition of new full-time primary care physicians in the region... Read more

The Quesnel Urgent Primary Care Centre will soon open to provide people a new option for same-day access to urgent primary care... Read more

Better care is on the way for people in Fort St. James and the surrounding region... Read More

The University Hospital of Northern BC is currently experiencing higher-than-normal volumes of patients, and Northern Health is both working on and looking forward to measures that will reduce pressure on the UHNBC emergency department, and improve the overall flow of patients.

Northern Health is embarking on a new series of consultations with residents in communities across the region this fall to gather input on ‘Heart Health’. This continues the Northern Health Board’s commitment to broaden our understanding on topics that matter to northern residents.