Healthcare

Some patient conditions require dental surgery to be done in a hospital operating room. (Black Press files)

B.C. hospitals receive boost for dental surgery

Disabled people needing general anesthetic wait too long, Adrian Dix says

Some patient conditions require dental surgery to be done in a hospital operating room. (Black Press files)
Kirsten Reite Architecture has posted conceptual art related to the emergency deparment expansion at Langley Memorial Hospital. It was retained to develop options for the project.

Langley’s $30 million ER expansion moving ahead

The expansion was announced by the Liberals one year ago.

Kirsten Reite Architecture has posted conceptual art related to the emergency deparment expansion at Langley Memorial Hospital. It was retained to develop options for the project.
Finance Minister Carole James is beginning to phase out Medical Services Plan premiums, which accounted for 17 per cent of B.C. health care spending in the past year. (Tom Fletcher/Black Press)

End is near for B.C. medical premiums

Break of $900 a year for average working couple, other taxes going up

Finance Minister Carole James is beginning to phase out Medical Services Plan premiums, which accounted for 17 per cent of B.C. health care spending in the past year. (Tom Fletcher/Black Press)
Bernie Sanders says Canadian health care system sets a ‘strong example’ for U.S.

Bernie Sanders says Canadian health care system sets a ‘strong example’ for U.S.

The U.S. senator was in Toronto for a soldout speech

Bernie Sanders says Canadian health care system sets a ‘strong example’ for U.S.
Hospital congestion issues may never be entirely solved: doctor

Hospital congestion issues may never be entirely solved: doctor

Aging population will pose ongoing challenge, but Fraser Health on right path, physician says

Hospital congestion issues may never be entirely solved: doctor
Langley Memorial Hospital, first known as Cottage Hospital, was erected 70 years ago. Now, a new museum opens, dedicated to the hospital’s archives and memorabilia, on July 15 in Langley City’s historic Michaud House. (Langley Advance files)

LETTER: Community help needed to bring hospital museum to fruition in Langley City

The historical Michaud House is being rebranded into a museum for the Langley Memorial Hospital.

  • May 28, 2017
Langley Memorial Hospital, first known as Cottage Hospital, was erected 70 years ago. Now, a new museum opens, dedicated to the hospital’s archives and memorabilia, on July 15 in Langley City’s historic Michaud House. (Langley Advance files)
B.C. hospital system has been operating over capacity for five years

B.C. hospital system has been operating over capacity for five years

Statistics obtained by The News show system has been operating over 100% capacity since 2012

B.C. hospital system has been operating over capacity for five years