Healthy Living

Educate yourself on the best healthy living practices for areas such as cancer, heart health, kidney health, nutrition and more.

location
Image
Virtual Career Fair
Careers
Come Live, Work, And Play

Our uniqueness is in who we are and where we are. Our geographical location offers the choice of an active urban lifestyle or a quiet rural setting. Whether you're in clinical care, management, or in a supporting role, your impact will be felt. Your passion and motivation combined with our commitment to set new standards and excellence make Interior Health the right choice for you. We thrive as a direct result of state-of-the-art equipment, forwarding thinking and strong leadership. We are here for your whole life from career choices to family benefits to work/life balance. At Interior Health there is always room to grow.

Image
emergency prep
Emergency Preparedness
Are You Prepared For An Emergency?

This page provides you with information that may help you prepare for an environmental health emergency before it happens. Learn about emergency kit preparation, hazardous materials, spring flooding, and more. 

Image
aboriginal
Aboriginal Health & Wellness
Aboriginal Partnerships

Our mission is to promote and maintain sustainable, respectful, responsive partnerships between Aboriginal peoples and Interior Health and ensure Aboriginal partners are involved in the planning and delivery of health services. Our commitment to Aboriginal health and wellness is strengthened through partnerships. 

Image
Mental Health & Substance Use Banner
Mental Health

If you or someone you know is struggling with mental health, you're not alone. Learn how to access different support services and helpful resources. Reach your local Medical Health Centre for community-based support by calling 310-MHSU (6478). 

Image
overdose prevention revised Banner
Substance Use

If you or someone you know is struggling with substance use, you're not alone. Learn how to access different support services and helpful resources. Reach your local Substance Use Centre for community-based support by calling 310-MHSU (6478). 

Image
media centre
Visit Our Media Centre

Read our latest news releases, learn how to contact Media Relations and discover our media policy. 

Related Services

VIEW ALL SERVICES
KGH Front Entrance
Speech-Language Pathology: Adult
Kelowna General Hospital

2268 Pandosy Street
Kelowna BC V1Y 1T2

250-862-4000(main switchboard)
Cariboo Memorial Hospital
Electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG)
Cariboo Memorial Hospital Laboratory

517 North 6th Avenue
Williams Lake BC V2G 2G8

250-392-4411(main switchboard)
Shuswap Home & Community Care
Community Respiratory Therapy
Slocan Community Health Centre

401 Galena Avenue
New Denver BC V0G 1S0

250-358-7911(main switchboard)
Sparwood Community Dialysis Clinic
Electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG)
St. Bartholomew's Health Centre

575A Main Street
Lytton BC V0K 1Z0

250-455-2221(main switchboard)
Penticton Mental Health & Substance Use
Respiratory Therapy
Penticton Regional Hospital

550 Carmi Avenue
Penticton BC V2A 3G6

250-492-4000(main switchboard)
Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital.
Geriatric Medicine
Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital

1200 Hospital Bench
Trail BC V1R 4M1

250-368-3311(main switchboard)
Salmon Arm Diabetes Clinic
Diabetes Education Program
Salmon Arm Health Centre

851 - 16th Street NE
Salmon Arm BC V1E 4N7

250-833-4100(main switchboard)
Kamloops Mountains - Tzingounakis, Anna
Nutrition / Dietitian Services
Kamloops Community Dialysis Clinic

795 Tranquille Road
Kamloops BC V2B 3J3

250-314-2100 ext 3653(main switchboard)
Royal Inland Hospital.
Cardioversion
Royal Inland Hospital

311 Columbia Street
Kamloops BC V2C 2T1

250-374-5111(main switchboard)
Elkford British Columbia river and mountains
Community Nutrition Services
Elkford Health Centre

212 Alpine Way
Elkford BC V0B 1H0

250-865-2247(main switchboard)
Boundary District Hospital
Diabetes Education Program
Boundary District Hospital

7649 - 22nd Street
Grand Forks BC V0H 1H2

250-443-2100(main switchboard)
Kelowna Research Centre
Speech-Language Pathology: Adult
Kelowna Seniors Health & Wellness Centre

505 Doyle avenue, Kelowna
Kelowna BC V1Y 0C5

250-469-7070 ext. 13459(main switchboard)

Stories@IH

Read related stories

2 Minute Read
Health & Wellness

As we get older, we’re more likely to have problems with our mouth and teeth, which may result in problems with chewing, pain, tooth loss, and…

2 Minute Read
Health & Wellness

When it comes to stroke, minutes can save lives and loved ones. “Our goal in working together to prevent and treat stroke is really to give…

2 Minute Read
Community & Culture

The other day, Jered Dennis heard something alarming – in one South Okanagan secondary school, it was estimated that at least half of the students…

4 Minute Read
Health & Wellness

Immunization and vaccines are important throughout your life. Vaccines are products that produce immunity to a specific disease. Immunization (or…

6 Minute Read
Health & Wellness

There’s little I love more than cruising down a sweet single track on my mountain bike. Add my dog and some pals into the mix and you have a…

2 Minute Read
Health & Wellness

This week, kids in B.C. are headed back to school. There will be many more people on the roads commuting to both school and work. While the…

4 Minute Read
Community & Culture

Fighting stigma is easier than you think. Learn how you can make a positive impact on the lives of people living with dementia.

2 Minute Read
Health & Wellness

Summer is in full swing and many people in B.C. are enjoying lakes, rivers and swimming pools. Water sports are a great way to stay active and…

4 Minute Read
Health & Wellness

Did you know that the main cause of death for people under 45 in Canada is traumatic injury, and of the 750,000 injuries in British Columbia each…

2 Minute Read
Health & Wellness

One never expects to have heart issues at the age of 27 – but for Samantha O’Callaghan, it’s a reality. Samantha was diagnosed with third-degree…

4 Minute Read
Health & Wellness

When a natural disaster such as a wildfire or flood strikes, people are often forced to stay at home or evacuate immediately. It’s crucial to…

4 Minute Read
Health & Wellness

Submitted by the Canadian Mental Health Association  You might have a thousand Facebook friends or followers on Instagram. Or maybe you have…

3 Minute Read
Health & Wellness

Spring is here and the warmer weather means more people will be out hiking in tall grass or wooded areas which can also mean an increased chance…

5 Minute Read
Health & Wellness

Medications are prescribed to treat symptoms and to manage medical conditions or mitigate the risk of future events. It’s important to take the…

2 Minute Read
Health & Wellness

Housing is both a basic need and a human right. And yet, many people in the Interior Health region are without homes. The reasons behind why…

1 Minute Read
Health & Wellness

When we think of heart attack symptoms it's easy to remember the “Hollywood heart attack,” where a person stops in their tracks and suddenly…

STAY CONNECTED

Receive alerts, news and stories@IH right to your inbox!

mail