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B.C. Nurses Union and province announce program to boost safety as violent attacks on health care staff rise

For Rhonda Bennett, the attack came out of nowhere and without warning.

The Vancouver General Hospital nurse was helping a distraught patient who was trying to rip a tube out of his chest. 907 more words

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Vancouver General Hospital

Operated by Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH), Vancouver General Hospital, or VGH as it is locally known, is the largest facility in the Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Center group of medical facilities, as well as the second largest hospital in Canada, after The Ottawa Hospital. 58 more words

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Life and Death at VGH: reprise of the Knowledge Network hospital ER documentary series.

BY PAMELA FAYERMAN

NOTE TO READERS: THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED AUGUST 16 TO INCLUDE BREAKING NEWS ABOUT THE CRIMINAL CHARGES JUST LAID.

When the driver of a… 769 more words

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Unveiling A Dream - BC Professional Fire Fighters Burn Fund

Three-floors tall etched wall to be revealed on June 21st, 2015.

You know what? Firefighters never get the attention they deserve, not for the stuff they do everyday anyways. 792 more words

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Vancouver General is going to the dogs in C. difficile pilot project

WATCH: VGH has launched a pilot program to see if a dog can sniff out a potentially-deadly bacteria in hospitals. Elaine Yong reports.

Dr. Elizabeth Bryce, Director of Infection Control at Vancouver Coastal Health, is somewhat amused at the sight of a dog roaming the halls of Vancouver General Hospital. 238 more words

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