2018 Media Releases
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Archived news and events across Interior Health

Interior Health news releases are posted by month and date. View the archived 2018 news releases below. All current year news releases are listed on our main news release page. All media inquiries should be directed to Interior Health Communications Officers.

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News Releases

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News Release
December 30, 2018
Residents who get water from the North Thompson River, between 10 kilometres south of Avola and the confluence of the North Thompson and Clearwater, are advised to check their water for any signs of diesel fuel.
News Release
December 28, 2018
Ashcroft and area residents are advised that due to unexpected temporary limited staffing availability, the emergency department at the Ashcroft Hospital and Community Health Centre will be closed for the next two nights.
Opinion/Editorial
December 28, 2018
More people fall during our cold, Canadian winter than during any other season. No one is immune to falls, yet the consequences of falls ...
Public Service Announcement
December 20, 2018
Interior Health is asking the public visiting our health facilities to please do their part to keep loved ones safe from infectious illnesses this winter.
News Release
December 18, 2018
Patients across the South Okanagan are one step closer to having modernized patient care with the successful completion of the construction phase of the David E. Kampe Tower at Penticton Regional Hospital.
News Release
December 17, 2018
Pregnancy is an exciting, but busy time. Between the reading list of pregnancy books and the seemingly endless parenting blogs, sifting through information to find what’s right for you can be challenging and time consuming.
Public Service Announcement
December 14, 2018
The holiday season is often viewed as a time filled with fond childhood memories, happy family traditions, and joyful events.
News Release
December 14, 2018
Patients were moved into their renovated inpatient rooms on December 12 at Kelowna General Hospital’s Strathcona Building, signifying the completion of the last phase of the Interior Heart and Surgical Centre (IHSC) project.
Public Service Announcement
December 13, 2018
Barriere and area residents are advised that due to unexpected temporary limited staffing availability, the emergency department at the Barriere Health Centre will be closed on Friday Dec. 14.
Public Service Announcement
December 11, 2018
It’s the most wonderful time of the year – a time to enjoy good company and great food. As you spread joy this holiday season, take extra precautions to ensure you are not also spreading food-borne illness.
Public Service Announcement
December 6, 2018
Interior Health, in conjunction with Thompson Rivers University (TRU), is advising the community that operations at the Williams Lake and District Credit Union Community Health Centre will temporarily be suspended after ...
News Release
November 22, 2018
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Over the last 50 years, Swan Valley Lodge staff have changed, individuals in care have changed, and the building has changed, but one thing has remained the same: the long-term care home is a place seniors of the Creston Valley can call home.
Public Service Announcement
November 8, 2018
On Saturday, Nov. 10 from approximately 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., the main entrance to Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital will be closed due to construction.
News Release
November 1, 2018
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Getting tested for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) just got easier for residents across the Interior Health (IH) region, now that On Demand testing is available at all IH laboratories.
News Release
October 30, 2018
New intensive day treatment services are now being offered in four Interior Health (IH) communities to provide structured individual, group, and family treatment and support for people with complex substance-use needs.
News Release
October 27, 2018
Interior Health was joined by the Revelstoke District Health Foundation and other community partners today to celebrate the completion of the Queen Victoria Hospital heliport.
News Release
October 26, 2018
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Residents and staff at Noric House long-term care home are celebrating the facility’s 40th anniversary this week, recognizing four decades of quality care in the community.
News Release
October 25, 2018
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Patients, staff, physicians and guests gathered to unveil an important new artwork in a ceremony held in front of Penticton Regional Hospital (PRH) today.
Public Service Announcement
October 25, 2018
A new parking payment system will take effect at Vernon Jubilee Hospital (VJH) on Nov. 1, 2018. Patients and visitors to the hospital will see changes to the existing parking payment system, which will transition to a pay-by-plate system rather than ...
News Release
October 22, 2018
Winter is coming – and with winter comes influenza season. Protect yourself and your loved ones against influenza, often called the flu, by getting your flu shot and preventing the spread of germs.
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