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Interior Health at a Glance

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843500+

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2000+

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25400+

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2000+

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Why is Interior Health a B.C. Top Employer?
Interior Health is consistently identified as one of the top 100 employers in British Columbia. We know why – it’s all thanks to our people. Our employees and medical staff are innovative, dedicated and compassionate. Their commitment to serving communities across the southern Interior is what makes us a Top 100 B.C. Employer. Join us today.

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Name: Tanya Momtazian (she/her/hers)Job Title: Registered MidwifeYears of Service: 16Worksite: Kootenay Lake HospitalCommunity: NelsonAncestral…

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Name: Andrea Fieldhouse (she/her/hers)Job Title:  Family Nurse PractitionerYears of Service:  14Worksite: Elkford Health CentreCommunity: …

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Name: Alicia Vicic (she/her/hers)Job Title: Clinical Practice Educator - Early Psychosis Intervention (EPI) - IH NorthYears of Service: 16Worksite…

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Name: Gillian Gabelhei (she/her/hers)Job Title: Occupational TherapistYears of Service:  11Worksite:  Brookhaven Care CentreCommunity:  …

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Name: Ian Luckhurst (he/him/his)Job Title: Manager, Clinical EducationYears of Service: 10Worksite: Professional Practice OfficeCommunity: …

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Name: Emily Larochelle (she/her/hers)Job Title:  Registered Nurse, Clinical Care EducatorYears of Service: 13Worksite: Kootenay Boundary Regional…

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Name: Dr. Reena Baweja (she/her/hers)Job Title: NeurosurgeonYears of Service: 2Worksite: Royal Inland Hospital Community: KamloopsAncestral…

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Name: Shannon Campbell (she/her/hers)Job Title: Manager, Workplace Safety StrategyYears of Service: 31Worksite: Community Health Services Centre …

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Name: Elaine Prud’homme (she/her/hers)Job Title: Youth Substance Use Connections DASW (Discipline Allied with Social Work)Years of Service: …

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Name: Deborah (Deb) Loney (she/her/hers)Job Title: Registered NurseYears of Service: 41 Worksite:  Hillside CentreCommunity: KamloopsAncestral…

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Name: Jennie Bui (she/her/hers)Job Title: Communication and Engagement consultant Years of Service: 2 Worksite:  Royal Inland HospitalCommunity: …

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Name: Catherine Turcotte (she/her/hers)Job Title: Licensed practical nurse (LPN)Years of Service: 6Worksite:  Penticton Regional HospitalCommunity…

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Name: Heather Jane Johnson (she/her/hers)Job Title: Manager, Support ServicesYears of Service: 5Worksite:  Kootenay Lake HospitalCommunity: …

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Name: Leslie Bryant (she/her/hers)Job Title: Improvement consultantYears of Service: 16Worksite:  KGH and homeCommunity:  Kelowna/Lake…

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Name: Cindy Cota (she/her/hers)Job Title: Accounts receivable supervisorYears of Service:  5 yearsWorksite:  LansdowneCommunity: KamloopsAncestral…

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Name: Kaity Elliot (she/her/hers)Job Title: Patient ambassador (Forest View Place - long-term care)Years of Service:  10Worksite:  Dr. Helmcken…

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Name: Kathleen (Katie) Keegan (she/her/hers)Job Title: Perinatal Social Worker, Primary Care Network Years of Service: 6 Worksite: Rutland Health…

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Name: Teresa Packer (she/her/hers)Job Title: Support services supervisorYears of Service: 15Worksite: Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital (KBH)…

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Name: Angela Ozero (she/her/hers)Job Title:  PhysiotherapistYears of Service: 15Worksite: Vernon Jubilee HospitalCommunity: VernonAncestral…

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Name: Wendy Glover (she/her/hers)Job Title: Team lead, administrative support services, KB Community, Clinical Operations, SouthYears of Service: …

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New financial incentives are in effect to attract health-care staff to Grand Forks, which has experienced ongoing critical staffing challenges.…

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Name: Stephanie Rodgers (she/her/hers)Job Title:  Interim Director Laboratory Quality, Safety and InnovationYears of Service: 16Worksite: Kootenay…

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Name: Kristin Lockhart (she/her/hers)Job Title: Manager, Clinical Operations, Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital, Daly Pavilion, Harbour House…

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Name: Joanne Standish (she/her/hers)Job Title: Occupational health nurse and safety advisorYears of Service: 5.5Worksite: Commerce Court / IH-wide…

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Name: Kristin Auclair (she/her/hers)Job Title: Admitting clerkYears of Service: 10Worksite: Penticton Regional HospitalCommunity: …

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Name: Renee Faubert (she/her/hers)Job Title: Clinical Respiratory Educator (Registered Respiratory Therapist, or RRT)Years of Service: 5.5Worksite…

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Dr. Matthew White (left) and Dr. Brenden van der Westhuizen (right) About 20 per cent of all unscheduled emergency department visits in Interior…

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Name: Randine Mariona (she/her/hers)Job Title: Mental Health & Substance Use ClinicianYears of Service: 11 yearsWorksite: North Shore…

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Name: Carmen Gauthier (she/her/hers)Job Title: Patient Registration and Switchboard OperatorYears of Service: 4 yearsWorksite: Elk Valley…

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Sheila West has worked as a Patient Ambassador at Gillis House in Merritt for the last six months, but her history with the long-term care…

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We are IH is a recognition campaign to spotlight Interior Health employees and medical staff – through pictures and stories. Name: Michaela…

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We are IH is a recognition campaign to spotlight Interior Health employees and medical staff – through pictures and stories. Name: Carol Kay (she…

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Mary Larsen enjoys decorating her workplace, David Lloyd Jones care home, for the holidays. We are IH is a recognition campaign to spotlight…

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We are IH is a recognition campaign to spotlight Interior Health employees and medical staff – through pictures and stories. Name: Candace…

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We are IH is a recognition campaign to spotlight Interior Health employees and medical staff – through pictures and stories. Name: Tracey Thoss…

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Charlotte is proud of her mixed heritage – her ancestors are Cree and Shuswap, as well as Japanese and Irish. As someone who is homeless herself,…

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We are IH is a recognition campaign to spotlight Interior Health employees and medical staff – through pictures and stories. Name: Dr. Alan…

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We are IH is a recognition campaign to spotlight Interior Health employees and medical staff – through pictures and stories. Name: Tanya Zeron (…

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We are IH is a recognition campaign to spotlight Interior Health employees and medical staff – through pictures and stories. Name: (John) Derrick…

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We are IH is a recognition campaign to spotlight Interior Health employees and medical staff – through pictures and stories. Name: Nikole Johnson…

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We are IH is a recognition campaign to spotlight Interior Health employees and medical staff – through pictures and stories. Name: Charles…

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