Media Releases

News and events across Interior Health

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

 

News Release
January 22, 2019
As part of the work to prepare the business plan for Cariboo Memorial Hospital (CMH) Redevelopment, geo-technical drilling will take place at CMH on Jan. 29.
Public Service Announcement
January 22, 2019
Ashcroft and area residents are advised that due to temporary limited staffing availability, the emergency department (ED) at the Ashcroft Hospital and Community Health Care Centre will be closed from midnight Sunday, Jan. 27 - 8 a.m. Monday, Jan. 28.
News Release
January 21, 2019
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Nick Stobbart suffered from shortness of breath, and it kept him from getting around as much as he would have liked. The culprit? Heart failure, due to a bad aortic valve that twice landed the 89-year-old in hospital...
News Release
January 19, 2019
There was an air of excitement today at Penticton Regional Hospital (PRH) as Interior Health celebrated 100 days until patients in Penticton and the South Okanagan witness the opening of the new David E. Kampe Tower.
Public Service Announcement
January 18, 2019
ELKFORD – Residents are advised that due to unexpected limited staffing availability at the Elkford Health Centre, the emergency department will be closed today, Friday, January 18.
Public Service Announcement
January 10, 2019
Residents who draw water from the North Thompson River, between 11 kilometres north of Avola, down through Clearwater to the confluence of the North Thompson and Clearwater Rivers, are advised they can resume regular use of their private water systems.
Information Bulletin
January 10, 2019
With several months left in this year’s influenza season, Interior Health reminds the public it’s not too late to get the flu shot.
Community Update
January 9, 2019
TRAIL – Interior Health is advising Trail and area residents that the Waneta Primary Care Clinic remains open, with nurse practitioners (NPs) Lori Verigin and Chelsea Van Vliet providing day-to-day primary care for local patients.
News Release
January 8, 2019
A new option for families seeking maternity care in the Creston area includes a multidisciplinary team that provides prenatal, delivery, postpartum, and newborn care at the Creston Valley Hospital and Health Centre.
Public Service Announcement
January 5, 2019
A motor vehicle incident involving a transport truck on Highway 5 on Saturday, Jan. 5 has resulted in diesel contamination in the North Thompson River. Residents who draw their water from the river between the crash site
Public Service Announcement
January 4, 2019
Interior Health has removed a Do Not Use water advisory for residents on the Vavenby Community Water System.

 

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