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Church on lake

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The team of family physicians at the Fort St. James Medical Clinic provide comprehensive primary health including; preventive medicine, care of chronic illnesses and treatment of acute or serious issues. The team also provides care to the patients at Stuart Lake Hospital.

Fort St. James, population 4,500, is located on the southeast shore of Stuart Lake, one of BC's largest lakes. The town is a scenic gateway to a 300 km network of lakes and rivers and is home to the Fort St. James National Historic Site. Fort St. James is well serviced with affordable housing and is close to big city amenities. There are two elementary schools, one secondary school and a beautiful new College of New Caledonia Campus in the community. Major industries are forestry, mining and tourism.

Featured News Story:

Infectious Disease Telemedicine Services in Northern British Columbia

Dr. Abuobeida Hamour

Dr. Abuobeida Hamour and Sophie Walton conducted a project aiming to understand patient perceptions of the infectious disease telemedicine service offered through Dr. Hamour’s medical clinic in Prince George, BC.

They collected their data through a patient satisfaction survey and also examined the uptake and demographics of patients, through a chart review, who have used the telemedicine service since its introduction in January 2013.

Telehealth allows for the provision of a variety of healthcare services from a distance and improves access to services, especially for people living in rural and remote areas. These healthcare services offered from a distance can include triage, clinical session, telehomecare, and remote patient monitoring, education, and administrative support. Telehealth not only...Keep reading the story

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