| April 19, 2021
Petition to save South Okanagan’s only midwife clinic nears 3,000 signatures
Women are taking action after the South Okanagan’s only midwives clinic, Willow Community Midwives, announced it is closing its doors due to a shortage of midwives. A...
| March 11, 2021
New resources to support pregnant people who use substances
More resources are now available for expectant moms who use alcohol and other substances. The B.C. Centre on Substance Use (BCCSU) has developed a new clinical guideline...
| March 3, 2021
'It's our call to duty': Meet B.C.'s non-traditional COVID-19 vaccinators
VANCOUVER -- When British Columbia’s mass immunization clinics open in April, not all patients will get their vaccine from a doctor or nurse. By special health order,...
| March 1, 2021
It’s great that midwives are included’ in rollout of B.C.’s COVID vaccine plan, says college
In preparation for mass vaccination clinics, provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry extended temporary authorization for more health care professionals to administer the...