School Kids Are Getting Active One Hour Every Day With the Help of BC's Doctors
November 05, 2014 17:32 ET | Doctors of BC
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Nov. 5, 2014) - Encouraging kids to get moving more often and for longer is the goal behind Doctors of BC's third annual Be Active Every Day...
Doctors of BC: Reaching Out to Youth in Transition to Improve Their Mental Health
September 15, 2014 13:29 ET | Doctors of BC
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Sept. 15, 2014) - Many youth transitioning from adolescence to adulthood experience challenges, but this path can be particularly difficult for...
Doctors of BC Hands Out Awards to Those Dedicated to Improving the Health Care System
June 02, 2014 19:32 ET | Doctors of BC
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - June 2, 2014) - Four special awards were handed out at the Doctors of BC's annual awards ceremony Saturday, May 31st. The Association's 15th annual...
Doctors of BC Annual General Meeting Saturday, May 31st, 2014
May 28, 2014 14:23 ET | Doctors of BC
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - May 28, 2014) - Doctors of BC's Annual General Meeting will be held Saturday, May 31st, 2014 at the Pan Pacific Hotel, Vancouver. All...
BC Doctors Support Patients as Partners in Treating Mental Health Conditions
May 06, 2014 13:56 ET | Doctors of BC
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - May 6, 2014) - An innovative Adult Mental Health learning module is training family doctors to better treat British Columbians with mental...
Doctors and Patients Province-Wide Walk Together to Promote the Benefits of Physical Activity
May 02, 2014 11:00 ET | Doctors of BC
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - May 2, 2014) - Nearly 300 doctors and 3,000 patients in communities around BC will be taking part in the Doctors of BC's fifth annual Walk with...
New Tools to Help Doctors and Their Patients Make Smart Choices
April 02, 2014 12:00 ET | Doctors of BC
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - April 2, 2014) - A new initiative rolling out today suggests tests and procedures frequently ordered by doctors are not always necessary to...
BC Doctors Say Everyone Should Have a Plan for End of Life
March 20, 2014 13:00 ET | Doctors of BC
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - March 20, 2014) - BC's doctors say it is never too early to plan for end of life. A new policy paper released by Doctors of BC says that advance...
BC Medical Association Transitions to New Name to Clarify Who We Are and What We Do
January 17, 2014 14:44 ET | BC Medical Association
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Jan. 17, 2014) - After more than 100 years as the BC Medical Association, the organization that represents physicians around the province will take on...
Doctors Lead Innovative Pilot Project to Improve Care for Patients Who Don't Speak English
October 17, 2013 11:45 ET | The Fraser Northwest Division of Family Practice
COQUITLAM, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Oct. 17, 2013) - The Fraser Northwest Division of Family Practice is launching a pilot project to improve care for patients who don't speak...