Port Moody News

Attendees at the announcement for the primary care network in the northwest Fraser Health communities in partnership with the Northwest Division of Family Practice.
Government is transforming everyday health care for people living in Fraser northwest communities by establishing four networks of team-based primary-care providers, which will bring additional resources and strengthened support to the region.
High five hand in the air
This week's high fives go to our amazing people at Home Health, Abbotsford Regional, Burnaby, Chilliwack, Eagle Ridge, Ridge Meadows and Royal Columbian hospitals.
High five hand in the air
This week's high fives go to our amazing people at Royal Columbian Hospital, Surrey Memorial Hospital and Eagle Ridge Hospital.
High five hand in the air
This week's high fives go to our amazing people at Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre, Burnaby and Eagle Ridge hospitals, Jim Pattison Outpatient Care and Surgery Centre, and Peace Arch, Ridge Meadows, Royal Columbian and Surrey Memorial hospitals.
Dr. Victoria Lee, Rick Glumac, MLA, Minister Adrian Dix, Dr. Mike Monstrenko, and representatives from Eagle Ridge Hospital Foundation on funding for the expansion of the Eagle Ridge Hospital emergency department.
Construction has started on the expanded emergency department (ED) project at Eagle Ridge Hospital. The expansion will increase the number of patient treatment spaces in the ED to 39 from 19.
Dr. Sharon Vipler
Three new opioid agonist treatment (OAT) clinics are now open in Langley, South Surrey/White Rock, and Port Moody.
Taylor Buis, Substance Use Clinician
"There are often misconceptions about people who use substances and how best to support them. But there are multiple pathways into substance use, no one client is the same.”
"I’ve witnessed and experienced violence too – I was a new graduate caring for a patient with dementia – it was scary; I didn’t know what to do. If only I’d known then what I know now."
Hannah Varto
“At The Embrace Clinic – an outreach medical service for survivors of violence such as sexual assault or partner violence – I treat women who have never had their sexual health taken seriously. That’s really sad.”
The MDs4Wellness team, Best Collaboration, Above and Beyond Award
MDs4Wellness promotes physician wellness and organizes events for doctors in the Fraser Northwest area.
Render of Eagle Ridge Hospital Emergency Department
The Province has approved the business plan for the expansion of Eagle Ridge Hospital's emergency department, more than doubling the number of treatment spaces from 19 to 39.
Nurse and a senior is having fun with their conversation
Saving long term care clients a visit to hospital, Fraser Health is now offering intravenous (IV) therapy in two long term care homes