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Black, Caribbean and African descent nurses in British Columbia face frequent “entrenched and pervasive” racism and discrimination at work that is causing trauma and fuelling health inequities for Black and...
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Two bills introduced in the British Columbia legislature on Nov. 17 illustrate the province is heading in the right direction, say... and Union of British Columbia Indian Chiefs president...
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.. government has established a new In Plain Sight Task Team to combat systemic racism against Indigenous peoples. The team was. because of the recommendations that independent reviewer, Mary Ellen...
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Indigenous patients in Canada are 30 per... after surgery than other patients, according to new research. And that’s not going to change without transformational change to address anti Indigenous racism...
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Adrian and Quinn Van de Mosselaer both... Columbia Okanagan UBCO ’s School of Nursing, in Kelowna, B.C. The brothers are supporting one another in their educational journey —... hockey player...
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On Indigenous Nurses Day, Indigenous nurses are recognized for “answering the call to justice” in their leadership transforming and navigating colonial healthcare systems. Indigenous Nurses Day in B.C. falls...
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... impact COVID 19 has had on Indigenous people on Vancouver Island. Despite representing only 7.6 per cent of Vancouver Island’s population, Indigenous people account for 34.9... of positive cases for...
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A new comprehensive report documenting experiences of the Tsilhqot’in Nation throughout the COVID 19... all levels of government to bring about a strong recovery. The 136 page report generated in partnership...
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. Brianna Olsen Pitawanakwat, a queer Anishinaabekwe Anishinaabe woman , the journey to.. been easy. As a mature birthing person, not only does she worry about things like her egg count, ......
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... staff at Island Health are raising concerns after what they say has been a dismantling of the Indigenous Health department’s cultural safety. team. The staff allege that during the...
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... tall at Vancouver General Hospital, representing the nations on whose... house posts can be found in the Diamond Family Courtyard in the Jim Pattison Pavilion... Dec. 11 after a...
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An Indigenous woman wakes up in a hospital far from her rural community in 2018 and again in 2019, dry heaving after both of her surgeries. She thinks she...
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Victoria, BC An independent review into the discrimination of Indigenous people in B.C.’s health care system has found “widespread” and “insidious” problems touching all points of care. The report,...
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Racism and stereotyping against Indigenous patients is widespread in B.C.’s healthcare system according to an independent investigation — which saw 86 per cent of Indigenous respondents reporting they have...