A heartfelt campaign

By Moneca Jantzen As February is Heart and Stroke month, it seems fitting to catch up with Al Patel, owner of Scott’s Inn and Restaurant and one of the founders of the ICCHA/Wish Fund. Established in 2007 in an effort to improve healthcare excellence in Kamloops and...

The heart of the matter

By Becky Mann Miranda Brown had just given birth to twins. Exhausted and thrilled, Brown was finally able to rest, her boys adjusting to life on the outside. After a checkover from the paediatrician, baby Henry was whisked away following the detection of a small heart...

The CPSBC’s updated standards and you

By Wade Tomko “I am not saying we don’t need physicians because we do but we need to do better with how we utilize them,” said Stan Marchuk, former president of the BC Nurse Practitioners Association. Contrary to what many British Columbians have heard, the standards...