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SOHC Public Forum

June 24, 2012

Princeton Hospital Problems Addressed in the Legislature

May 18, 2012

Princeton Hospital Problems Addressed in the Legislature
By: Anita Sthankiya
Princeton Hospital Problems Addressed in the Legislature.

This week in the Legislature in Victoria the Princeton General Hospital was discussed by Fraser Nicola MLA Harry Lali and BC’s Health Minister Mike de Jong.

Harry Lali was quick to point out the issues at the Princeton Hospital have been ongoing for years. …more

Rally May 22nd

May 16, 2012

WHEN: Tuesday, May 22
TIME: 11:30am
WHERE: princeton general hospital entrance

Download the poster, tell your friends lets rally to show IHA we want our Emergency Room restored.

Time to look at regulations

May 12, 2012

The governments both federally and provincially need to start looking at how we attract doctors. Why would a doctor who was trained at Oxford not be able to work in Canada?

Oxford-trained doctor shut out of B.C.
Paperwork delay means doctor can’t help relieve pediatrician shortage
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 20, 2010 | 8:59 AM PT By Kathy Tomlinson CBC News

Princeton hospital closures has residents considering moving – CHBC

April 12, 2012

By: Kelowna, CHBC News : Wednesday, April 04
Read it on Global News: CHBC Okanagan | Princeton hospital closures has residents considering moving

News of closures at Princeton General Hospital has some residents considering packing up and moving out of the small Similkameen town.

As of May 1, the emergency room will be closed Monday to Thursday during overnight hours for the next year. Only one of the town’s three physicians will now be on-call. …more


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SOHC Discussion Paper

Developing an Improved and Sustainable Health Care Model for Princeton, B.C
Support Our Health Care has released a discussion paper in order to get feedback from the community, politicians and professionals about the state of local healthcare and what the long term solutions should be.
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