COVID-19

International Health Literacy Consortium Launches On-line Study Aimed at all Post-Secondary Students in Canada

Health literacy in times of coronavirus and COVID-19 Reflecting on University Students On July 1st, 2020, the International Health Literacy Consortium launched an online bilingual survey on health literacy in the context of COVID-19, aimed at all post-secondary students across Canada. The goal is to better understand how post-secondary students are accessing health information during the pandemic, and the perceived…

Dr. Bonnie Henry’s Good Time Guide

Good times have been linked to community outbreaks of COVID-19 in BC. People in their 20s to 40s have spread the virus to friends, families, and strangers at house parties, bars, restaurants, and more. Let’s help stop the spread. We all love good times. Follow Dr. Bonnie Henry’s guide, and we can keep each other…

British Columbia’s Health System Response to COVID-19 Pandemic

From Dr. Victoria Lee, President and CEO of Fraser Health British Columbia (BC) managed to flatten then bend the COVID-19 curve.  Some of this may be due to luck and some due to being prepared.  BC has certainly benefited from strong provincial leadership and exemplary communication from the Provincial Health Officer, Dr. Bonnie Henry, and…

Register for a Recovery Ideas Telephone Townhall

Government of BC wants to hear your ideas on BC’s recovery. Join us to discuss BC’s recovery and give your input on key questions facing the Province. We want to hear your priorities and questions as we come together to build a stronger B.C. July 7, 2020 at 7 pm (PDT), Lower Mainland: With Carole…