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General News · 19th April 2015
Noba Anderson
Saturday May 2nd
Manson's Hall
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 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…

3:00 Close