Short-term treatment for a severe injury, illness, urgent medical condition, or during recovery from surgery.
Specialized treatment for people with life-threatenting injuries or illnesses.
First point of contact care in the health care system usually a clinic or family doctor.
Services that help people to receive care at home instead of a hospital or long-term care facility.
Academic Health Sciences Centre
A partnership between one or more universities and health care providers focussing on research, clinical services, education and training.
A global trend in health care aimed at reducing fragmentation of services and enabling better more coordinated and continuous care.
The Best Care for British Columbians – Benefits of the New St. Paul’s Hospital and health campus
Posted On: Tuesday October 20, 2015