April 2017

Measles Alert: WestJet flight WS450 on March 22 from Abbotsford to Calgary
We are warning any passengers who were on WestJet flight WS450 leaving Abbotsford at 5:49am and arriving in Calgary at 7:50am on March 22, 2017 of a possible exposure to measles.
March 31, 2017
Abbotsford emergency department receives $15 million for expansion
The Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre will receive a $15-million boost from the Province to expand the emergency department and add a dedicated area for mental-health and substance-use care.
April 3, 2017
Fraser Health invests in substance use beds and services
Fraser Health is increasing access to treatment with the balance of 147 new substance use treatment beds now open. 
April 4, 2017
Peace Arch Hospital expansion moves forward
The Government of British Columbia has approved the business plan and is moving forward with an expanded emergency department and surgical suite at Peace Arch Hospital.
April 5, 2017
Burnaby Hospital upgrades take next step
The Ministry of Health has approved the concept plan for the redevelopment of key facilities as a part of the Burnaby Hospital Renewal, as well as a project to improve mental-health and substance-use services in the current emergency department in the short term, and consolidation of community health services.
April 6, 2017
Surrey Memorial Hospital's state-of-the-art mental health unit opening soon
A state-of-the-art unit for children and adolescents with urgent mental health issues is set to open this spring at Surrey Memorial Hospital.
April 6, 2017
Royal Columbian Hospital redevelopment moves forward
A new acute-care tower, a larger emergency department, and upgrades to existing spaces are in store for Royal Columbian Hospital as the Province today announced business plan approval for phases two and three of the hospital's redevelopment.
April 6, 2017
High five your health care provider – April 7, 2017
This week's high fives go to our amazing people at Chilliwack General Hospital, Langley Memorial Hospital, Abbotsford Regional Hospital, Home Health, Surrey Memorial Hospital and Ridge Meadows Hospital
April 7, 2017
Hospital patient turned volunteer shares the value of giving back
This National Volunteer Week we celebrate the incredible contributions of Fraser Health’s more than 8,000 volunteers. Read the moving story of why one patient decided to give back.
April 25, 2017