News

Regional hospital district returns chair and vice-chair to positions

The Comox-Strathcona Regional Hospital District (CSRHD) board of directors has chosen Claire Moglove as its chair and Bruce Jolliffe as its vice-chair for the second year in a row.

In addition to the major project for the two new North Island hospitals, the board will continue dealing with general issues around health care facilities in the region.

Moglove is a councillor in Campbell River and a director of the Strathcona Regional District. Jolliffe is the Comox Valley Regional District’s representative from Baynes Sound-Denman/Hornby Islands (Area A).

The CSRHD provides capital funding, cost-shared with the provincial government on a 60/40 basis, with the hospital district portion being 40 per cent.

The CSRHD funds Campbell River and District General Hospital, St. Joseph's General Hospital, Cumberland Regional Hospital Laundry Society, Gold River Health Clinic, Sayward Primary Medical Health Care Clinic, Zeballos Health Clinic and health centres on Cortes Island and in Kyuquot and Tahsis.

— Comox Valley Regional District

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Making a video
 
Denman Islanders give cable ferry feedback face to face
 
Campbell River hospital well above average based on performance statistics
Human Rights Tribunal rejects smart meter complaint
 
Election battleground: Oak Bay-Gordon Head
 
Gone but not forgotten
Looking Back: Jan 23
 
Alberni-Pacific Rim riding achieves Sensible BC petition total
 
Transit looks to revamp Alberni system

Community Events, September 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Sep 23 edition online now. Browse the archives.