General News · 19th April 2015
Saturday May 2nd
10:30 - 3:00
Facilitator: Kristen Scholfield-Sweet
Introductions & Discussion
What you know and don’t know about your health services. What works and what doesn’t?
12:30 Lunch (available for purchase - RSVP to Noba Anderson directorcortesisland.com 935-0320)
Presentation of Island Health’s (VIHA) renewed focus on community & patient-centered care
What if the health care system put you in the centre?
Cortes Community Health Association’s new clinic model & health survey results
How would it work to have a consistent team of doctors rather than just one? What did we say about our health needs?
North Island Hospitals Project presentation by Island Health – status of the two new hospitals
If you call 911 and you are transported to a hospital, where will you land?
New Community Paramedicine program presentation by BC Ambulance Service
What if you could receive regular in-home visits for your chronic health situation?
Reflections on Cortes mental health needs
What help is available to keep you from falling through the cracks?
2:30 Next steps to turn this good information into action…