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NH physician highlight: Family doctors and specialists work together to improve patient health pre- and post-surgery


Bring together family doctors and specialists, a team of other health care professionals, and the right supports to spur innovation - and magic happens.

Urologist Dr Alym Abdulla, family physician Dr Rachel McGhee and a surgical support team at University Hospital of Northern BC (UHNBC) are great examples of this. With funding and support from all four Joint Collaborative Committees, the team prepares patients for elective surgery by helping to manage their health challenges before they go into the operating room.

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