All posts tagged "Fraser Health Authority"

  • Dr Nigel Murray
    Dr. Nigel Murray Leaving As CEO Of Fraser Health

    Fraser Health Board Senior Management Change The Board of Directors of Fraser Health today announced that Dr. Nigel Murray, CEO, has advised the Board of his desire to return to New Zealand for family reasons and that...

    • Posted June 6, 2014
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  • Dr Nigel Murray
    Health, Safety Of Patients Top Priority – Dr. Murray

    Dr. Nigel Murray. I would like to address the recent media reports regarding the care that was provided to a senior citizen at the Delta Hospital. I understand this issue has caused a concern in the general...

    • Posted October 10, 2013
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    Fraser Health Launches C.Difficile Vaccine Trials

    Submitted. Each year, C. difficile (C.diff) is a contributing factor in the deaths of more than 2000 Canadians. C.diff is an infection caused by spore-forming bacterium called Clostridium difficile. Fraser Health is pleased to announce it will...

    • Posted August 16, 2013
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  • Barry Shantz
    Abbotsford: The Stench That Just Won’t Go Away

    By Mike Archer. What they want is access to the supplies and necessities, like clean needles, needed to reduce the harm associated with drug use – things that Canadian citizens outside of Abbotsford are entitled to. What...

    • Posted August 9, 2013
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    FHA Warns – Stay Safe On The Water

    Submitted. We are lucky to live in a beautiful part of the world with abundant access to rivers, lakes, ocean beaches and backyard and community pools. Whether it’s swimming or boating, enjoying time with family and friends...

    • Posted June 28, 2013
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    Abbotsford Spreads Chicken Manure In City To Rid Itself Of The Homeless

    UPDATED 05/06/13 13:02 – City of Abbotsford employees have spread chicken manure over land within city limits used as a camp for the homeless. According to advocate for homeless, James Breckenridge, this is but the latest in...

    • Posted June 6, 2013
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  • Lifestyles & Leisure: BBQ Safety – Are You Hot Stuff?

    The barbeque season has officially started in the Lower Mainland, but don’t let your first foray to the grill end up in a trip to the doctor or emergency department. The following barbecue tips should result in...

    • Posted August 2, 2012
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  • Lifestyles: BBQ Safety – Don’t Get Burned!

    The barbeque season has officially started in the Lower Mainland, but don’t let your first foray to the grill end up in a trip to the doctor or emergency department. The following barbecue tips should result in...

    • Posted July 26, 2012
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  • Health News: FHA’s Mindcheck.ca Mental Health Resource For Youth Expands

    Fraser Health and the Provincial Health Services Authority are encouraging British Columbians to visit mindcheck.ca, a web site for youth and young adults that offers tools to check mental wellbeing and support for mental health challenges.

    • Posted January 27, 2012
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  • Food & Wine: Is Your Fresh Salmon Safe?

    With the abundance of salmon in the Lower Mainland, many BC residents have flocked to the dockside and roadside vendors to purchase fresh fish directly from the fisher. While fresh salmon is a good source of nutrition,...

    • Posted October 22, 2011
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