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We are IH: Mariah Perry

We are IH is a recognition campaign to spotlight Interior Health employees and medical staff – through pictures and stories.  To help us celebrate National Nursing Students Week we met with Mariah Perry, a recent 2019 graduate from the Practical Nursing Program at Okanagan College. As part of the incredible team at Kelowna General Hospital…

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Facing the unknown – In their words

When news broke that Interior Health had recorded its first positive case of COVID-19, health-care professionals braced themselves for the unknown. In February 2020, very little was known about this novel virus except for reports about what was happening in other countries where hospitals were being overwhelmed with patients.  As new information began streaming in…

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Nurse Practitioners are Changing the Health-Care Landscape

This year has brought significant change around the globe, including a pandemic at our doorstep that has required all of us to adjust to the new normal. Very quickly our health care workers selflessly showed up committed to protecting and serving their communities in these uncertain times, including our health care heroes, Nurse Practitioners (NPs).…

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End the stigma: Rachel’s story

To say that Rachel has a big heart would be an understatement. Despite experiencing a lifetime of loss, she smiles easily and is quick to laugh. Rachel wants to help people in whatever way she can. That is why she agreed to share her story and speak about the impact of stigma as a person…

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Celebrating Our Medical Radiation Technologists

Join us in celebrating Medical Radiation Technologists (MRT) week! Annually on the week of November 8th, we celebrate the incredible work of our MRTs who play such an integral role in providing exceptional health care at Interior Health. We would like to express our deepest gratitude to our MRTs who continue to work hard as…

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Remembrance Day 2020

Annually, at the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, we gather to honour and remember all of those who have fallen. We observe a moment of silence to mark the sacrifice of the courageous soldiers who have served our country. This year we are honoured to celebrate our very own courageous…

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We Are IH: Tannis Andersen

We Are IH is a new recognition campaign to spotlight our people in a real way – through pictures and stories that allow their authenticity to shine through! Every week Interior Health employees or medical staff will be featured through our News@IH website and our weekly In the Loop Roundup email newsletter.  You can feel…

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We Are IH: Jacqueline Turvey

We Are IH is a new recognition campaign to spotlight our people in a real way – through pictures and stories that allow their authenticity to shine through! Every week Interior Health employees or medical staff will be featured through our News@IH website and our weekly In the Loop Roundup email newsletter.  To help us…

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Celebrate Respiratory Therapist Week With Us

This year, more than ever before, our health care system is relying on the work of our Respiratory Therapists. The pandemic has brought a lot of uncertainty and challenging times, especially to our frontline workers who continue to navigate the COVID-19 crisis around the clock. Join us in celebrating National Respiratory Therapy Week from October…

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