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The International Dysphagia Diet Standardization Initiative (IDDSI) is coming to Northern Health!

Diets and fluids will be changing to reflect the IDDSI framework.

Date: Thursday, February 28, 2019  Time: 12 pm - 3:30 pm (lunch included)  Venue: Parsnip Room, BC Cancer Centre for the North (2nd Floor) - Enter behind UHNBC, 1215 Lethbridge Street, Prince George

What is SmartMom? SmartMom is a prenatal education program that texts evidence-based messages to guide women through each week of pregnancy. Messages are tailored to gestational age and include links to websites, phone numbers and videos on topics such as fetal growth and

A new laboratory update is available stating that UHNBC will no longer be performing Ova and Parasite (O&P) testing by concentration method; samples will be referred to t

The Issue:

Acetylcholine chloride 10 mg/mL (Miochol®-E) ophthalmic drops are on backorder with no alternative vendors. Anticipated Availability estimated mid to end of February 2019 (to be confirmed with vendor).

The Issue: The shortage of Sofracort®(framycetin/gramicidin/dexamethasone 5mg - 0.05 mg - 0.5 mg/mL) eye/ear drops has been resolved.

Applications are now being accepted for the available 2018/2019 Seed Grants. Funding opportunities are available to a maximum of $5000 per quality improvement initiative.