Hospitals

The Tofino General Hospital on Saturday, March 21, 2020. (Nora O’Malley photo)

COVID-19: Tofino’s top doctor makes urgent appeal to new visitors

Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District and City of Port Alberni unite with West Coast communities.

The Tofino General Hospital on Saturday, March 21, 2020. (Nora O’Malley photo)
The Capital Park home at 560 Michigan Street is one of the 2020 Choices Lottery grand prize homes. (Photos contributed/ BC Children’s Hospital Lottery)

BC Children’s lottery offers luxury as a prize

The Choices Lotto has luxury homes across the province

The Capital Park home at 560 Michigan Street is one of the 2020 Choices Lottery grand prize homes. (Photos contributed/ BC Children’s Hospital Lottery)
Shannon Low, MRI supervisor at the Royal Jubilee Hospital, demonstrates how the critical imaging equipment works. (Kendra Crighton/News Staff)

Significant donation boosts Victoria Hospitals Foundation’s most ambitious fundraising campaign

Townline’s $600,000 donation helps purchase new 3 Telsa MRI for Royal Jubilee Hospital

Shannon Low, MRI supervisor at the Royal Jubilee Hospital, demonstrates how the critical imaging equipment works. (Kendra Crighton/News Staff)
Members of the Save-On-Foods community presented a collective cheque for $35,720 to the Victoria Hospital Foundation to help purchase new, critically needed patient monitors for the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at the Victoria General Hospital. (Provided by the Victoria Hospital Foundation)

Save-On-Foods stores raise more than $35,000 for Island’s smallest patients

Funds go to the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Victoria General Hospital

Members of the Save-On-Foods community presented a collective cheque for $35,720 to the Victoria Hospital Foundation to help purchase new, critically needed patient monitors for the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at the Victoria General Hospital. (Provided by the Victoria Hospital Foundation)
The Victoria General Hospital saw the second-highest amount of tickets issued for parking infractions out of Island Health facilities. (Black Press Media File Photo)

Advocates call hospital parking fees a ‘shakedown’ after learning most Island tickets are waived

Victoria General and Royal Jubilee hospitals among the most ticketed on the Island

The Victoria General Hospital saw the second-highest amount of tickets issued for parking infractions out of Island Health facilities. (Black Press Media File Photo)
The home at Sooke Point Ocean Cottage Suites is one of the prizes available from the Millionaire Oceanview Home Lottery in support of the VGH and UBC Hospital Foundation. (File contributed/ SOMA Concepts & Solutions)

Luxurious Greater Victoria oceanview homes available in hospital lottery

Homes in Sooke and North Saanich can be won in the Millionaire Oceanview Home Lottery until Jan. 10

The home at Sooke Point Ocean Cottage Suites is one of the prizes available from the Millionaire Oceanview Home Lottery in support of the VGH and UBC Hospital Foundation. (File contributed/ SOMA Concepts & Solutions)