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 2020 are listed on our Archives page. All media inquiries should be directed to Interior Health Communications Officers. 

 

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Public Service Announcement
October 15, 2021
Clearwater and area residents are advised that the emergency department at Dr. Helmcken Memorial Hospital is closed this weekend due to limited staffing availability.
Public Service Announcement
October 9, 2021
Clearwater and area residents are advised of an additional temporary change to the emergency department hours of the Dr. Helmcken Memorial Hospital this weekend, due to unforeseen limited staffing availability.
Public Service Announcement
October 9, 2021
Ashcroft and area residents are advised of a temporary change to the emergency department (ED) hours at the Ashcroft Hospital and Community Health Care Centre this weekend.
Public Service Announcement
September 28, 2021
The Elkford Health Centre emergency department will be closed temporarily, effective Sept. 29 until further notice, due to limited staffing availability.
Public Service Announcement
September 27, 2021
Interior Health is creating three new emergency department drop-off parking stalls at the South Okanagan General Hospital in Oliver.
Public Service Announcement
September 17, 2021
Ashcroft and area residents are advised of a temporary change to the emergency department (ED) hours at the Ashcroft Hospital and Community Health Care Centre this weekend.
Public Service Announcement
September 16, 2021
Interior Health is advising anyone who attended a Sept. 6 grad party event in Armstrong that they may have been exposed to COVID-19.
Information Bulletin
September 13, 2021
Interior Health is updating COVID-19 regional medical health officer orders to make it possible for larger events to go ahead in the Interior, as long as participants show proof of full vaccination.
Public Service Announcement
September 12, 2021
While Interior Health respects the right of individuals to peacefully protest, we are urging those intent of demonstrating to avoid any actions that may impact access to health services for those who need it.
Public Service Announcement
September 3, 2021
Interior Health, in partnership with School Districts throughout the Interior, is providing at-school COVID-19 immunization clinics for returning students, staff, and teachers.
Public Service Announcement
September 2, 2021
Interior Health, in partnership with Okanagan College, is providing on-campus COVID-19 immunization clinics for returning students, faculty and staff.
Public Service Announcement
August 27, 2021
Ashcroft and area residents are advised that due to limited staffing availability, the emergency department at the Ashcroft Hospital and Community Health Care Centre will be closed nights from 10 p.m. to 8 a.m. on Aug. 27, 28 and 29.
Public Service Announcement
August 27, 2021
Interior Health, in partnership with the University of British Columbia Okanagan campus, is providing on-campus COVID-19 immunization clinics for returning students, faculty and staff.
Information Bulletin
August 25, 2021
Interior Health is planning the repatriation of care home residents, acute care patients and community health clients evacuated due to wildfire threats throughout the region.
Public Service Announcement
August 24, 2021
Interior Health recently discovered doses of COVID-19 vaccine stored in an incorrect freezer and considered invalid requiring some residents in Revelstoke to rebook their vaccine.
Public Service Announcement
August 20, 2021
Ashcroft and area residents are advised that due to limited staffing availability, the emergency department (ED) at the Ashcroft Hospital and Community Health Care Centre will be closed nights from 10 p.m. to 8 a.m. on Aug. 20, 21 and 22.
Information Bulletin
August 20, 2021
Interior Health is introducing new public health orders covering the entire Interior Health region to manage COVID-19 activity.
Public Service Announcement
August 17, 2021
Clearwater and area residents are advised that the Dr. Helmcken Memorial Hospital emergency department will be closed overnight between 7 p.m. and 7 a.m. from Aug. 18 to Aug. 22 due to limited staffing availability.
Information Bulletin
August 16, 2021
Due to increasing wildfire activity, Interior Health has deployed a number of measures to ensure the safe continuity of care for care home residents, community health clients and acute care patients throughout the region.
Information Bulletin
August 14, 2021
Interior Health is responding to wildfire threats near the community of 100 Mile House.
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