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Ministry of Health

Reports and Publications

Most current Ministry publications are listed alphabetically by title below. If you can't find the publication you are looking for, try searching the ministry library's online catalogue.

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(including Vital Statistics, Medical Services Plan, PharmaCare and Clinical Practice Guidelines and Protocols in BC)


 
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z #

New Publications

B.C. Health Care Assistants Core Competency Profile 2014

Patient experiences with outpatient cancer care in British Columbia, 2012/13

Tripartite Data Quality and Sharing Agreement 2012 annual report on progress

Setting priorities for the B.C. Health System

Health Authority investment of revised residential care client rate revenue: summary report for 2010/11 and 2011/12

Improving health services for individuals with severe addiction and mental illness

Capital project plan: Clinical and systems transformation project

Health Authorities' Aboriginal health programs: annual report, 2011-2012

Progress report on hand hygiene: follow up to the Office of the Auditor General of B.C.'s review of hand hygiene (as at May 2013)

Toddler's first steps: a best chance guide to parenting your 6- to 36-month-old child (third revision, second edition)

Baby's best chance: parents' handbook of pregnancy and baby care (fourth revision, sixth edition)

Together in wellness: Tripartite Committee on First Nations Health Annual Report

Provincial Vision Screening Training Manual

HealthLinkBC Files

Patient Care Quality Review Boards: Annual Report 2012/13

Building momentum: the evolution of lean in B.C.'s health sector. Annual report 2011-12

Safety Bulletin: Water Safety 2013

BC Health Services Purchasing Organization annual report for 2011/12

MSP Direct Overview

Integrated models of primary care and mental health & substance abuse care in the community: literature review and guiding document

Laboratory Reform Committee Laboratory Services Plan

Secure rooms and seclusion standards and guidelines: a literature and evidence review

Appendix A: designations under BC's Mental Health Act

Patient care quality program: final evaluation report

Promote, protect, prevent: our health begins here. BC's guiding framework for public health

World Health Organization growth standards: BC training module. (revised March 2013)

World Health Organization growth standards: BC training module powerpoint speaking notes. (revised March 2013)



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Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre project; see
Project report: achieving value for money: Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre project

2012 (PDF 1.5M)

Aboriginal health: advance care planning: respecting Aboriginal ceremonies and rites
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2010 (PDF 1.53M)

Aboriginal HIV and AIDS Services in B.C. : Final Report
See also: Letter re: Analysis of Aboriginal HIV and AIDS Services in B.C.
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Living and Sport. Communicable Disease, Mental Health and Substance Use Branch

Academic Ambulatory Care Centre project; see
Project report: achieving value for money: Academic Ambulatory Care Centre project

2011 (PDF 889K)

Access administrator's guide for employers using 'MSP Direct': installing digital certificates and confidentiality undertaking [Version 1.4]
British Columbia. Ministry of Health. Health Data Access Services

2003 (PDF 174K)

Access administrator's guide for primary health care sites: installing digital certificates with IE 6.0 & confidentiality undertakings
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services and Ministry of Health Planning. HealthNet Access Services

2003 (PDF 155K)

Access administrator's guide for primary health care sites: Installing digital certificates using Netscape Communicator 4.51 & confidentiality undertakings
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services and Ministry of Health Planning. HealthNet Access Services

2009 (PDF 2.72M)

Access to surgery in British Columbia: the cutting edge January 15-16, 2009, conference report
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services. Health Authorities Division.

Accessing the Ministry of Health Online Services; see Access Administrator's Guide for Employers using 'MSP Direct'

Accessing the Ministry of Health Web Business Services; see MSP Direct Overview

Accessing the Ministry Secure File Delivery Service (SFDS); see A Guide for new users to SFDS and Digital Certificate installation

Accessing the Ministry Web Business Services; see How to install digital certifications using Internet Explorer (IE) 6.0

Accessing the Ministry Web Business Services; see How to install digital certifications using Netscape Communicator 4.51

Accessing the Ministries' Web Business Services; see A guide for new users at Primary Health Care sites

Accessing the Ministries' Web Business Services; see Access administrator's guide for Primary Health Care sites: Installing digital certificates with IE 6.0 & confidentiality undertakings

Accessing the Ministries' Web Business Services; see Access administrator's guide for Primary Health Care sites: Installing digital certificates using Netscape Communicator 4.51 & confidentiality undertakings

Accessing the secure web site for practitioners; see How to install digital certifications using Internet Explorer (IE) 6.0

2010 (PDF 930K)

Action plan for provincial services for people with eating disorders
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services.

2004 (PDF 830K)

Action Schools! BC: phase I (pilot) evaluation report and recommendations: a report to the Ministry of Health Services
McKay, H. … [et al]

2006 (PDF 1.8M)

ActNow BC baseline document
British Columbia. Ministry of Health. Healthy Living/Chronic Disease Prevention

2008 (PDF 4.1M)

ActNow BC progress report 1
British Columbia. Ministry of Health. Healthy Living/Chronic Disease Prevention

2008 (PDF 1.6M)

ActNow BC summary document 1
British Columbia. Ministry of Health. Healthy Living/Chronic Disease Prevention

2005 (PDF 1K)

Acute care inpatient experiences in British Columbia, 2005
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2012 (PDF  71K)

Acute care patient experience - Fraser Health
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2012 (PDF  69K)

Acute care patient experience - Interior Health
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2012 (PDF  69K)

Acute care patient experience - Northern Health
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2012 (PDF  74K)

Acute care patient experience - Provincial Health Services Authority
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2012 (PDF  81K)

Acute care patient experience - provincial report
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2012 (PDF  73K)

Acute care patient experience - Vancouver Coastal Health
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2012 (PDF  70K)

Acute care patient experience - Vancouver Island Health Authority
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

Acute care, patient experiences; see Patient Experiences with Acute Inpatient Hospital Care in British Columbia, 2008

Addictions; see Weaving threads together: a new approach to address addictions in BC

2006 (PDF 646K)

Addressing perinatal depression: a framework for BC’s health authorities
BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre; British Columbia. Ministry of Health

Adult care facilities; see Meals and more: a foods and nutrition manual for homes of adults and children with 24 persons or fewer in care

Alcohol policy; see Public Health Approach to Alcohol Policy: An Updated Report from the Provincial Health Officer

1997 (PDF 1.42M)

Alcohol and other drug problems and BC women: a report to the Minister of Health
British Columbia. Minister's Advisory Council on Women's Health

Ambulatory cancer care, patient experiences; see Patient Experiences with Ambulatory Cancer Care in British Columbia, 2005/06

Analysis of Aboriginal HIV and AIDS services in B.C.; see Aboriginal HIV and AIDS services in B.C.: final report

Annual reports, Ministry of Health; see Ministry of Health service plans

Annual reports, Provincial Health Officer; see Provincial Health Officer's annual reports

2000 (PDF 211K)

Antimicrobial resistance: a recommended action plan for British Columbia
British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors. Office of the Provincial Health Officer

Anxiety disorders strategy; see A provincial anxiety disorders strategy

2012 (PDF 722K)
Appendix A: designations under BC's Mental Health Act
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2000 (PDF 411K)

Assess and intervene: a report to the Minister of Health on the recruitment and retention of registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses in British Columbia
British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors … [et al]

2012 (PDF 1.1M)

Assisted living for seniors: should I register my residence?
British Columbia. Assisted Living Registrar

2008 (PDF 1.62M)

Assisted living and residential care fire and life safety
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Living And Sport

Assisted living residents, complaints; see Complaint investigation for residents of assisted living for seniors

2008 (PDF 5M)

Audits and more: a nutrition and food service audit manual for adult residential care facilities with 25 or more persons in care
A nutrition and food service audit manual for larger residential community care facilities

Autism spectrum disorder: diagnosis of young children; see Standards and guidelines for the assessment and diagnosis of young children with autism spectrum disorder in British Columbia

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2013 (PDF  11M)

Baby's best chance: parents' handbook of pregnancy and baby care (fourth revision, sixth edition)
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2013 (PDF  12M)

Baby's best chance (French version)=Donner toutes les chances a son bebe: Un guide parental sur la grossesse et les soins au nouveau-ne (sixieme edition, quatrieme version)
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

Ballem Report; see Report to the Honourable George Abbott, Minister of Health, Re: Mrs. Frances Albo

2005 (PDF 2.14M)

BC eHealth conceptual system architecture
BC eHealth Steering Committee; British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2002 (PDF 2.68M)

BC First Nations health handbook: a companion document to the BC HealthGuide
First Nations Chiefs' Health Committee (BC); British Columbia. Ministry of Health Planning

2014 (PDF 387K)

B.C. Health Care Assistants Core Competency Profile 2014
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2011 (PDF 435K)

BC Health Services Purchasing Organization annual report for 2010/11
British Columbia Health Services Purchasing Organization [BCHSPO]

2013 (PDF 656K)

BC Health Services Purchasing Organization annual report for 2011/12
British Columbia Health Services Purchasing Organization [HSPO]

BC HealthFiles; see HealthLinkBC Files

1997 (PDF 331K)

BC - injury free: the provincial injury prevention plan for children and youth (ages birth to 24): a framework for action
British Columbia. Minister's Injury Prevention Advisory Committee

2003 (PDF 286K)

BC laboratory services review
Bayne, L ; British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

BC Nutrition Survey
Ministry of Health, Health Canada and University of British Columbia.

Healthy eating for Seniors
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

BC palliative care benefits program
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

BC seniors' guide: programs and benefits for British Columbia's seniors
British Columbia

BC training module, World Health Organizations growth standards; see World Health Organization growth standards: BC training module

BC training module appendices, World Health Organizations growth standards; see World Health Organization growth standards: BC training module appendices

BC training module powerpoint speaking notes, World Health Organizations growth standards; see World Health Organization growth standards: BC training module powerpoint speaking notes

2010 (PDF 2M)

B.C.’s response to the H1N1 pandemic: a summary report
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer

2005 (PDF 235K)

Better care for seniors: health authority redesign accomplishments: a four-year picture
Seniors care

2012 (PDF 783K)

Best Practice Guideline for Accommodating and Managing Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia in Residential Care
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2011 (PDF 2.1M)

Best practice guidelines for cleaning, disinfection and sterilization of critical and semi-critical medical devices in BC health authorities
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2012 (PDF 1.8M)

Best practice guidelines for hand hygiene
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

Best practices in mental health and addictions in BC
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

1998 (PDF 136K)

Biennial Report of the Minister's Advisory Council on Women's Health (1996-1998)
British Columbia. Minister's Advisory Council on Women's Health

Brain injury services and supports; see Guidelines for planning brain injury services and supports in British Columbia

1996 (PDF 117K)

Breast cancer and B.C. women: a report to the Minister of Health from the Minister's Advisory Council on Women's Health
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

Breast Health Action Plan
2010 (PDF 302K)
British Columbia. Provincial Health Services Authority

2013 (PDF 788K)

British Columbia care aide & community health worker registry: a review
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2001 (PDF 462K)

British Columbia directory, unintentional injury prevention programs for children and youth (ages 0-24)
British Columbia. Office of Injury Prevention

2008 (PDF 70K)

British Columbia - Emergency Department Patient Experience
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2008 (PDF 21K)

British Columbia - Fraser Health Authority Report. Acute Care Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2008 (PDF 76K)

British Columbia - Fraser Health Authority. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2009 (PDF 75K)

British Columbia - Fraser Health Authority. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2010 (PDF 71K)

British Columbia - Fraser Health Authority - Youth & Non Youth. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2008 (PDF 20K)

British Columbia - Interior Health Authority Report. Acute Care Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2010 (PDF 67K)

British Columbia - Interior Health Authority - Youth & Non Youth. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2008 (PDF 67K)

British Columbia - Interior Health Authority. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2009 (PDF 67K)

British Columbia - Interior Health Authority. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2010 (PDF 69K)

British Columbia - Large Facilities. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2010 (PDF 69K)

British Columbia - Medium Facilities. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2008 (PDF 22K)

British Columbia - Northern Health Authority Report. Acute Care Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2008 (PDF 68K)

British Columbia - Northern Health Authority. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2009 (PDF 69K)

British Columbia - Northern Health Authority. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2010 (PDF 68K)

British Columbia - Northern Health Authority - Youth & Non Youth. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2010 (PDF 70K)

British Columbia - Provincial Health Services Authority - Youth & Non Youth. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2008 (PDF 21K)

British Columbia - Provincial Health Services Authority Report. Acute Care Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2008 (PDF 67K)

British Columbia - Provincial Health Services Authority. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2009 (PDF 68K)

British Columbia - Provincial Health Services Authority. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2008 (PDF 70K)

British Columbia - Provincial - Extra-Small Facilities. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2009 (PDF 78K)

British Columbia - Provincial - Extra-Small Facilities. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2008 (PDF 70K)

British Columbia - Provincial - Large Facilities. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2009 (PDF 71K)

British Columbia - Provincial - Large Facilities. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2008 (PDF 70K)

British Columbia - Provincial - Medium Facilities. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2009 (PDF 75K)

British Columbia - Provincial - Medium Facilities. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2009 (PDF 75K)

British Columbia - Provincial - Overall Report. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2008 (PDF 20K)

British Columbia - Provincial Report. Acute Care Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2008 (PDF 70K)

British Columbia - Provincial - Small Facilities. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2009 (PDF 75K)

British Columbia - Provincial - Small Facilities. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2010 (PDF 69K)

British Columbia - Small Facilities. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2008 (PDF 20K)

British Columbia - Vancouver Coastal Health Authority Report. Acute Care Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2008 (PDF 70K)

British Columbia - Vancouver Coastal Health Authority. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2009 (PDF 71K)

British Columbia - Vancouver Coastal Health Authority. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2010 (PDF 69K)

British Columbia - Vancouver Coastal Health Authority - Youth & Non Youth. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2008 (PDF 20K)

British Columbia - Vancouver Island Health Authority Report. Acute Care Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2008 (PDF 68K)

British Columbia - Vancouver Island Health Authority. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2009 (PDF 69K)

British Columbia - Vancouver Island Health Authority. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2010 (PDF 68K)

British Columbia - Vancouver Island Health Authority - Youth & Non Youth. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2010 (PDF 69K)

British Columbia - X-Small Facilities. Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2010 (PDF 69K)

British Columbia - Youth & Non Youth (Other Canadian Comparators). Emergency Department Patient Experience Results
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2012 (PDF 1.4M)
British Columbia Ministry of Health. Provincial review of licensure, credentialing, privileging, monitoring and enhancement of performance: final report
KPMG

British Columbia Nutrition Survey
2004 British Columbia. Ministry of Health, Health Canada and University of British Columbia

2006 (PDF 345K)

British Columbia pandemic influenza preparedness plan: managing pandemic influenza: a guide for BC industry and commerce
British Columbia, Ministry of Health, Emergency Management Branch
Annotated Index

2005 (PDF 757K)

British Columbia pandemic influenza preparedness plan: managing pandemic influenza: a guide for BC local governments
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2008 [released 2009] (PDF 1.4M)

British Columbia program standards for assertive community treatment (ACT) teams.
van der Leer, Gerrit; British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services, [et al.]

2002 (PDF 2.1M)

British Columbia's provincial depression strategy: phase 1 report
University of British Columbia: Mental Health Evaluation & Community Consultation Unit; British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services. Mental Health and Addictions

British Columbia's provincial health sector information management/information technology strategy; see Health sector information management/information technology strategy

2013 (PDF 1.5M)

Building momentum: the evolution of lean in B.C.'s health sector. Annual report 2011-12
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

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Cancer care, ambulatory patient experiences; see Patient Experiences with Ambulatory Cancer Care in British Columbia, 2005/06

2010 (PDF 160K)

Capital project plan: BC Children's and BC Women's Redevelopment Project
British Columbia Ministry of Health Services

2013 (PDF  99K)

Capital project plan: Clinical and systems transformation project
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2012 (PDF 224K)

Capital project plan: Haida Gwaii/Queen Charlotte Islands General Hospital replacement project
British Columbia, Ministry of Health, Capital Services Branch.

2007 (PDF 44K)

Capital project plan: Kelowna and Vernon hospitals project
British Columbia, Ministry of Health, Capital Services Branch.

2012 (PDF 224K)

Capital project plan: Lakes District Hospital and Health Centre (Burnes Lake) project
British Columbia, Ministry of Health, Capital Services Branch.

2012 (PDF 400K)

Capital project plan: North Island Hospitals project
British Columbia, Ministry of Health, Capital Services Branch.

2008 (PDF 49K)

Capital project plan: Replacement of the Fort St. John Hospital
British Columbia, Ministry of Health

2007 (PDF 25K)

Capital project plan: Surrey outpatient facility
Capital Services

2007 (PDF 506K)

Care aide competency project : framework of practice for community health workers & resident care attendants
British Columbia, Ministry of Health

1999 (PDF 188K)

Caring for lesbian health: a resource for health care providers, policy makers and planners
Hudspith, M.; British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors. Minister's Advisory Council on Women's Health

2011 (PDF 90K)

2011 Census and national household survey. [Bulletin].
British Columbia. Assisted Living Registrar.

2008 (PDF 45K)

Child Care Licensing Regulation Information Package
British Columbia, Ministry of Health

2011 (PDF 514K)

Child health passport
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2011 (PDF 494K)

Child health passport (French Version)
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2001 (PDF 725K)

Children and youth in care: an epidemiological review of mortality. British Columbia. April 1974 to March 2000
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer … [et al]

Children and youth in care in British Columbia; see Health status of children and youth in care in British Columbia: what do the mortality data show?

Children and Youth with Special Needs (CYSN) Framework for Action
(Le document est également disponible en français) British Columbia. Ministry of Children and Family Development, M[nistry of Education and Ministry of Health Services

Children's behaviour; see Guiding children's behaviour

2011 (PDF 58K)

Choice in Supports for Independent Living (CSIL) categories of need guidelines
Ministry of Health. Home and Community Care

2011 (PDF 179K)

Choice in Supports for Independent Living (CSIL) eligibility exception criteria guidelines
Ministry of Health. Home and Community Care

2011 (PDF 195K)

Choice in Supports for Independent Living (CSIL) expense guidelines
Ministry of Health. Home and Community Care

2008 (PDF 807K)

Choice in Supports for Independent Living Program Review: Synthesis Report
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

Chronic disease management; see Improving chronic disease management: a powerful business case for congestive heart failure

Chronic Disease Management - Reports and Research

2003 (PDF 214K)

Chronic Disease Prevention Framework: A Framework for a Provincial Chronic Disease Prevention Initiative
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Planning

Cigarettes: what is in them?; see What is in cigarettes?

Clinical practice guidelines and protocols in British Columbia
British Columbia. Ministry of Health. Medical Outcomes Improvement Branch

2007 (PDF 991K)

Cognitive behavioural therapy
Centre for Applied Research in Mental Health and Addiction (CARMHA)

Common childhood diseases guide; see A quick guide to common childhood diseases

Community Care Facilities Licensing - Fact Sheets British Columbia, Ministry of Healthy Living and Sport

Fact Sheets Child Care regulations:

Fact Sheets Residential Care regulations:

Fact Sheets for all Licensed Care:

2009 (PDF 410K)

Complaint investigation for residents of assisted living for seniors
British Columbia. Assisted Living Registrar

Continuing care and extended care services; see Model standards for continuing care and extended care services

Conversation on Health; see Summary of Input on the Conversation on Health

2006 (PDF 219K)

Core public health functions for BC: model core program paper: dental public health
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2004 (PDF 1,073K)
2005 (PDF 321K)

Crystal meth and other amphetamines : an integrated BC strategy.
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Six month progress report

2004 (PDF 358K)

The cost of physical inactivity in British Columbia
Ronald Colman, Sally Walker for B.C. Ministry of Health Planning

2006 (PDF 3.1M)

Creating a healthy workplace environment:
- Workbook PDF (398K)
- Toolkit PDF (15.7M)
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

Creating municipal alcohol policy; see A local government guide to creating municipal alcohol policy

2011 (PDF 110K)

Criminal record checks in assisted living. Bulletin.
British Columbia. Assisted Living Registrar.

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2011 (PDF 633KB)

Decreasing HIV infections among people who use drugs by injection in British Columbia: potential explanations and recommendations for further action
Report from the Office of the Provincial Health Officer, P.R.W. Kendall

Dementia action plan; see The provincial dementia action plan for British Columbia: priorities and actions for health system and service redesign

Dental public health; see Core public health functions for BC: model core program paper: dental public health

Depression, perinatal; see Addressing perinatal depression: a framework for BC’s health authorities

Depression Strategy: phase 1 report; see British Columbia's provincial depression strategy: phase 1 report

2003 (PDF 375K)

Development of a mental health and addictions information plan for mental health literacy 2003-2005
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services and Health Planning

Developmental disabilities; see Planning guidelines for mental health and addiction services for children, youth and adults with developmental disability

2000 (PDF 512K)

Diabetes in British Columbia synthesis report
Sandra Marguis ... (et al.) for British Columbia Ministry of Health & Ministry Responsible for Seniors

2002 (PDF 90K)

Discussion paper on a provincial strategy for end-of-life care in British Columbia
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

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(PDF 83K)

Early identification of psychosis: a primer
Mental Health Evaluation & Community Consultation Unit

2002 (PDF 3.24M)
2002 (PDF 2.83M)

Early psychosis: a care guide Mental Health Evaluation & Community Consultation Unit
Summary

2000 (PDF 908K)

Early psychosis: a guide for mental health clinicians
Mental Health Evaluation & Community Consultation Unit

2000 (PDF 843K)

Early psychosis: a guide for physicians
Mental Health Evaluation & Community Consultation Unit

2008 (PDF 6.7M)

Eat smart, meet smart: how to plan and host healthy meetings, events and conferences.
Western and Northern Canadian Collaborative for Healthy Living.

Eating disorders, action plan; see Action plan for provincial services for people with eating disorders

Eating well with Canada's Food Guide; see [Toddler's First Steps Appendix] Eating well with Canada's Food Guide

2008 (PDF 1.3M)

Effectively Utilizing BC's Licensed Practical Nurses and Care Aides
Ministry of Health Services, Health Human Resources Division, Nursing Directorate

2010 (PDF 3.4M)

Effectively utilizing BC's LPNs and Care Aides: Follow-up report
MacKinnon Williams, submitted to the: FBA Joint Policy Committee

eHealth conceptual system architecture; see BC eHealth conceptual system architecture

2005 (PDF 1.23M)

eHealth strategic framework for British Columbia

BC eHealth Steering Committee; British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2002 (PDF 3.79M)

Electroconvulsive therapy guidelines for health authorities in British Columbia
Mental Health Evaluation & Community Consultation Unit

2004 (PDF 70K)

Emergency Department Access to PharmaNet: Acknowledgment of completion of confidentiality procedures
British Columbia. Ministry of Health. Data Access Services, Knowledge Management & Technology

2004 (PDF 51K)

[healthnetBC] Emergency Department Access to PharmaNet: Implementation framework
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2004 (PDF 25K)

[Emergency Department Access to PharmaNet] Questions and Answers about PharmaNet
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2004 (PDF 22K)

[Emergency Department Access to PharmaNet] Sign for posting
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

End-of-life care, a provincial framework; see A provincial framework for end-of-life care

End-of-life care in British Columbia, discussion paper on a provincial strategy; see Discussion paper on a provincial strategy for end-of-life care in British Columbia

Emergency care, patient experiences; see Patient Experiences with Emergency Departments In British Columbia, 2007

2000 (PDF 310K)

Emergency response planning for small waterworks systems
British Columbia. Public Health Protection

2002 (PDF 87K)

Enhancing health services in remote and rural communities of British Columbia: an update on former recommendations
British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors
Enhancing health services in remote and rural communities of British Columbia (1999)

2011 (PDF 2.4M)
Evaluation of BC early childhood dental programs: final report
Province of British Columbia.

2006 (PDF 560K)

Evaluation of the impact of making HIV a reportable infection in BC
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer

Evaluation Report of the Stairway to Health Initiative; see Stairway to Health: Evaluation report for BC Ministry of Health Stairway to Health Initiative

2004 (PDF 1.54M)

Every door is the right door: a British Columbia planning framework to address problematic substance use and addiction
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2011 (PDF 525K)

Every sleep counts! nap time, night time, home or away (safe sleep poster colour)
British Columbia. HealthLink BC.

2011 (PDF 513K)

Every sleep counts! nap time, night time, home or away (safe sleep 11x17 poster colour)
British Columbia. HealthLink BC.

2011 (PDF 351K)

Every sleep counts! nap time, night time, home or away (safe sleep poster b&w)
British Columbia. HealthLink BC.

2011 (PDF 347K)

Every sleep counts! nap time, night time, home or away (safe sleep 11x17 poster b&w)
British Columbia. HealthLink BC.

2011 (PDF 945K)

Every sleep counts! nap time, night time, home or away (safe sleep resource colour)
British Columbia. HealthLink BC.

2011 (PDF 527K)

Every sleep counts! nap time, night time, home or away (safe sleep resource b&w)
British Columbia. HealthLink BC.

2006 (PDF 1.4M)

The evolution of seniors' falls prevention in British Columbia
Herman, M., Gallagher, E. & Scott, V.

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1997 (PDF 33.2K)

Family child care programs: furnishings & equipment checklist
British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors

2008 (PDF 9.5M)

Family Physician Guide
Simon Fraser University, Faculty of Health Sciences, Centre for Applied Research in Mental Health and Addiction (CARMHA)

Family Physician Guide is also available as 11 separate (PDF documents for easy downloading.

2005 (PDF 277K)

Federal funding in British Columbia, 2003/04: Health Reform Fund, Primary Health Care, Diagnostic and Medical Equipment Fund
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2010 (PDF 380K)

Fire and Life Safety for Licensed Home Based Child Care Settings in British Columbia
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

First Nations health handbook; see BC First Nations health handbook: a companion document to the BC HealthGuide

2006 (PDF 270K)

First Nations health plan: memorandum of understanding
First Nations Leadership Council … [et al]

First Nations health plan: transformative change accord; see The transformative change accord: First Nations health plan

2006 (PDF 903K)

Following the evidence : preventing harms from substance use in BC
Centre for Addictions Research of BC

2005 (PDF 6.5M)

Food, health and well-being in British Columbians
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer

Fort St. John hospital; see Capital project plan: Replacement of the Fort St. John Hospital s

2003 (PDF 1456K)

Framework for an electronic health record for British Columbians
British Columbia. Health Chief Information Officer Council

2005 (PDF 1386K)

A framework for core functions in public health: a resource document
Population Health and Wellness, Ministry of Health Services

2003 (PDF 215K)

A framework for a provincial chronic disease prevention initiative
British Columbia. Population Health and Wellness. Ministry of Health Planning.

Fraser Health Authority Report; see British Columbia - Fraser Health Authority Report. Acute care patient experiences results

2012(PDF 600K)
Fraser Health congestion review report
Fraser Health; British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2001 (PDF 425K)
The Fraser Valley Health Centre and the Eastern Fraser Valley Cancer Centre: Business Case February 8, 2001
British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors

2012 (PDF 294K)
From Hope to Health: Towards an AIDS-free Generation
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

Furnishing and equipment checklist: family child care programs; see Family child care programs: furnishings & equipment checklist

Furnishing and equipment checklist: group child care 30 months; see Group child care 30 months - school age: furnishings and equipment checklist

Furnishing and equipment checklist: group child care 36 months; see Group child care under 36 months: furnishings and equipment checklist

Furnishing and equipment checklist: preschool; see Preschool furnishings and equipment checklist

Furnishing and equipment checklist: school age care; see School age care: furnishings and equipment checklist

G

2001 (PDF 108K)

Gender - inclusive health planning: a guide for health authorities in British Columbia
Pederson, A.; British Columbia. Women's Health Bureau

2010 (PDF 279K)

General Practice Services Committee Annual Report 2009-2010
British Columbia. General Practice Service Committee

2009 (PDF 1M)

General Practice Services Committee Annual Report 2008-2009
British Columbia. General Practice Service Committee

2008 (PDF 932K)

General Practice Services Committee Annual Report 2007-2008
British Columbia. General Practice Service Committee

1997 (PDF 34K)

Group child care 30 months - school age: furnishing and equipment checklist
British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors

1997 (PDF 34K)

Group child care 36 months: furnishing and equipment checklist
British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors

2010 (PDF 3.8M)

Growing up in B.C.
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer; Representative for Children and Youth.

2003 (PDF 340K)

A Guide for new users at Primary Health Care sites
Prepared by HealthNet Access Services (HAS), Information Management Group

2004 (PDF 207K)

A Guide for new users to SFDS and Digital Certificate installation
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2011 (PDF 221K)

Guide â l’intention des parents sur la sélection et la surveillance des services de garde d’enfants en C.-B.
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2005 (PDF 5.1M)

Guide to the Mental Health Act
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2010 (PDF 12.45M)
Guidelines for collaborative service delivery for adults with developmental disabilities
Community Living, British Columbia Regional and Provincial Health Authorities, Ministry of Health Services and Ministry of Housing and Social Development

1999 (PDF 184K)

Guidelines for developing bylaws under the Health Professions Act
British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors. Legislation and Professional Regulation Division

2002 (PDF 1.158M)

Guidelines for elderly mental health care planning for best practices for health authorities
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2005 (PDF 239K)

Guidelines for food and beverage sales in BC school
Forster-Coull, L. ; British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2000 (PDF 57K)

Guidelines for personal service establishments (PSEs)
British Columbia. Health Protection and Safety Division

2002 (PDF 583K)

Guidelines for planning brain injury services and supports in British Columbia
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services and Ministry of Health Planning

A guide for collaborative structure communication for care aides, licensed practical nurses, registered nurses and all memebers of the health care team ; see Let's talk: A guide for collaborative structure communication for care aides, licensed practical nurses, registered nurses and all memebers of the health care team

2004 (PDF 428K)

Guidelines for tanning salon operators
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services. Health Protection Planning Division

1997 (PDF 89K)

Guidelines for tattooing
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services. Health Protection Planning Division

2003 (PDF 112K)

Guiding children's behaviour
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Planning. Community Care Facilities Branch

H

Hand hygiene: Ministry of Health policy communique; see Ministry of Health policy communique: hand hygiene

Harm prevention; see Following the evidence : preventing harms from substance use in BC

2005 (PDF 465K)

Harm reduction: A British Columbia community guide
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2007 (PDF 322K)

The Health and well-being of the Aboriginal population - interim update
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer

2011 (PDF 5857K)

Health care providers' guide to consent to health care
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

1997 (PDF 136K)

Health goals for British Columbia
British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors

2000 (PDF 106K)

Health goals for British Columbia women
British Columbia. Women's Health Bureau

Hepatitis C: a report, 1999 - 2004; see Supporting British Columbians infected with hepatitis C: a report on the undertaking between the Government of British Columbia and the Government of Canada, 1999 - 2004

2012 (PDF 1.0M)
Health Authority investment of revised residential care client rate revenue 2010/2011. Year 1 analyses: report summary
British Columbia. Ministry of Health. Home, Community and Integrated Care.

2013 (PDF 544K)

Health Authority investment of revised residential care client rate revenue: summary report for 2010/11 and 2011/12
British Columbia. Ministry of Health. Home, Community and Integrated Care Branch.

2000 (PDF 211K)

Health goals regional index 1999: a report from British Columbia's Provincial Health Officer
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer

2012 (PDF 1.3M)
Health partnership accord
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2009 (PDF 2633K)

Health sector information management/information technology strategy
Developed by the BC eHealth Strategy Council. Version 1.0.

2011 (PDF 484K)

Health sector information management/information technology strategy
Province of British Columbia

2001 (PDF 336K)

Health status of children and youth in care in British Columbia: what do the mortality data show?
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer

Health system's response to violence against women; see Violence against women: improving the health care response: a guide for health authorities, health care managers, providers and planners

HealthLinkBC Files
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2005 (PDF 910K)
(PDF 59K)

Healthy aging through healthy living: towards a comprehensive policy and planning framework for seniors in BC: a discussion paper
British Columbia. Ministry of Health
Executive Summary

2004 (PDF 295K)

Healthy British Columbia: British Columbia's report on nationally comparable performance indicators
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Planning and Ministry of Health Services

2002 (PDF 793K)

Healthy eating: cheap and easy
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Planning and Ministry of Health Services

2007 (PDF [multiple])

Healthy eating for seniors
British Columbia. Ministry of Health; ActNow BC

2009 (PDF 697K)

Healthy Choices in Pregnancy: Results from the Community Health Education and Social Services Omnibus Survey in British Columbia (April 2008 to March 2009)
British Columbia. BC Stats British Columbia. Women's Healthy Living Secretariat

2010 (PDF 5.7M)

Healthy minds, healthy people: a ten-year plan to address mental health and substance use in British Columbia
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services.

2011 (PDF 1.5M)

Healthy minds, healthy people: a ten-year plan to address mental health and substance use in British Columbia. Monitoring progress: first annual report
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2012 (PDF 4.4M)

Healthy minds, healthy people: a ten-year plan to address mental health and substance use in British Columbia
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2007 (PDF 868K)

Healthy pathways forward: a strategic integrated approach to viral hepatitis in BC
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2011 (PDF 4.9M)

Healthy pathways forward progress report: May 2007-2010
British Columbia. Ministry of Health ; BC Centre for Disease Control

2004 (PDF 573K)

Hearing screening for every baby – a sound start: a British Columbia initiative for early hearing detection and intervention
Early Hearing Detection and Intervention – BC (EHDI-BC) Steering Committee

1998 (PDF 372K)

HIV, Hepatitis, and injection drug use in British: pay now or pay later?
Millar, J. ; British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer

HIV / AIDS in BC, annual progress report; see Priorities for action in managing the epidemics: HIV / AIDS in BC - annual progress reports

HIV / AIDS in BC (2003-2007); see Priorities for action in managing the epidemics: HIV / AIDS in BC (2003-2007): Priorities for action in managing the epidemics

HIV, as a reportable infection; see Evaluation of the impact of making HIV a reportable infection in BC

HIV, reportability; see Provincial Health Officer's Report on HIV Reportability

2007 (PDF 1.63M)

Home and Community Care: a Guide to Your Care
British Columbia. Ministry of Health. Home and Community Care

2007 (PDF 267K)

Hope and healing: a practical guide for survivors of suicide
Simon Fraser University: Centre for Applied Research in Mental Health and Addiction ; British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

Hospital Report Cards; see The Quality of Quality: A Comparative Analysis of Two Different Canadian Hospital Report Cards

2007 (PDF 702K)

Housing and Support for Adults with Severe Addictions and/or Mental Illness in British Columbia
Centre for Applied Research in Mental Health and Addiction (CARMHA)

2002 (PDF 461K)
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How healthy are we? British Columbia's report on nationally comparable performance indicators
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Planning and Ministry of Health Services
Highlights

2004 (PDF 191K)

How to install digital certificates using Internet Explorer (IE) 6.0
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services, prepared by healthnetBC Access Services (HAS) Information Systems & Technology

2004 (PDF 172K)

How to install digital certificates using Internet Explorer (IE) 6.0, a reference guide for Access administrators
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services, prepared by healthnetBC Access Services (HAS); healthnet BC; IST, Knowledge Management and Technology

2004 (PDF 152K)

How to install digital certicates using Netscape Communicator 4.51, a reference guide for Access administrators
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services, prepared by healthnetBC Access Services (HAS); healthnet BC; IST, Knowledge Management and Technology

I

2012 (PDF 2.4M)

Identifying health concerns relating to oil & gas development in northeastern BC: human health risk assessment, phase 1 compendium of submissions
Fraser Basin Council.

2012 (PDF 5.4M)

Identifying health concerns relating to oil & gas development in northeastern BC: human health risk assessment, phase 1 report
Fraser Basin Council.

2012 (PDF 3.3M)

Improving care for B.C. seniors: an action plan
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2002 (PDF 1.3M)

Improving chronic disease management: a powerful business case for congestive heart failure
British Columbia, Ministry of Health Planning, Knowledge Management and Technology Division

2007 (PDF 878K)

Immunize BC: a strategic framework for immunization in B.C.
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

Infant mortality; see A review of infant mortality in British Columbia: opportunities for prevention

2001 (PDF 355K)

Increasing fruit and vegetable consumption in British Columbia
Estelle Dufresne, Ryna Levy Milne for British Columbia Ministry of Health

Injury prevention plan framework: children and youth; see BC - injury free: the provincial injury prevention plan for children and youth (ages birth to 24): a framework for action

2009 (PDF 551K)

Information about Assisted Living for Seniors
British Columbia. Assisted Living Registrar

2007 (PDF 1008K)

Information for health: a strategic plan for health information in British Columbia, 2002/03-2006/07
British Columbia. Health Chief Information Officer Council

2008 (PDF 833K)
2007 (PDF 742K)

Information Resource Management Plan 2008/09
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services
Information resource management plan 2007/08

2012 (PDF 1.4M)

Integrated models of primary care and mental health & substance abuse care in the community: literature review and guiding document
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

Interior Health Authority Report; see British Columbia - Interior Health Authority Report. Acute care patient experiences results

2011 (PDF 268K)
Investigation into medical imaging credentialing and quality assurance: Phase 1 Report
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2011 (PDF 1.58M)
Investigation into medical imaging credentialing and quality assurance: Phase 2 Report
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2010 (PDF 2.5M)

Investing in prevention: improving health and creating sustainability. The Provincial Health Officer’s Special Report
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer, Dr. P.R.W. Kendall

J

2007 (PDF 1.4M)

Joint special report: Provincial Health Officer and Representative for Children and Youth: Health and well-being of children in care in British Columbia: educational experience and outcomes
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer

2006 (PDF 5.8M)

Joint special report: Provincial Health Officer and Representative for Children and Youth: Health and well-being of children in care in British Columbia: Report 1 on health services utilization and mortality
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer

K

Kelowna and Vernon hospitals; see Capital project plan: Kelowna and Vernon hospitals project

L

Laboratory services review; see BC laboratory services review

2013 (PDF 2.2M)

Laboratory Reform Committee Laboratory Services Plan
2012 Laboratory Reform Committee

2011 (PDF 355K)
Laser Hair Removal Devices: Safety Guidelines for Owners/Operators
British Columbia Centre for Disease Control.

2011 (PDF 3.2M)
Lean in British Columbia's health sector. Annual report 2010-11.
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

Lesbian health; see Caring for lesbian health: a resource for health care providers, policy makers and planners

2010 (PDF 344K)

Let's talk: A guide for collaborative structured communication for care aides, licensed practical nurses, registered nurses and all members of the health care team
FBA Joint Policy Committee

2009 (PDF 1M)

A lifetime of prevention: a report of the Clinical Prevention Policy Review Committee
Clinical Prevention Policy Review Committee

2009 (PDF 906K)

Listeria outbreak: review and recommendations for food safety in facilities
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer.

2011 (PDF 130K)

Listeria planning in assisted living [bulletin]
British Columbia. Assisted Living Registrar

2012 (PDF 2.7M)

A local government guide to creating municipal alcohol policy
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2010 (PDF 1.6M)

Lower Mainland consolidation project: due diligence assessment
Prepared for British Columbia Ministry of Health Services by Accenture Inc.

M

Maternity care in British Columbia; see Supporting local collaborative models for sustainable maternity care in British Columbia: recommendations from the maternity care enhancement project

2008 (PDF 2M)

Meals and More Manual: A Foods and Nutrition Manual for Homes of Adults and Children with 24 Persons or Fewer in Care
British Columbia. Public and Preventative Health Division

2006 (PDF 1.76M)

Measuring our success: baseline document for ActNow BC
British Columbia. Act Now BC

Medical Services Commission financial statement
Medical Services Plan

Medical Services Commission payment schedule
Medical Services Plan

Mental Health Act guide; see Guide to the Mental Health Act

Mental health and literacy; see Development of a mental health and addictions information plan for mental health literacy

Mental Health and Substance Use Short-Stay Inpatient Experiences Survey 2011 - Province of British Columbia
Survey Results:

Mental health plan; see Revitalization and rebalancing : British Columbia's mental health plan

Mental health reform best practices; see Best Practices in Mental Health and Addictions in BC

2010 (PDF 752K)

Methadone maintenance treatment in British Columbia, 1996-2008: analysis and recommendations
University of Victoria. Centre for Addictions Research BC

2010 (PDF 84K)

Methadone maintenance treatment in British Columbia, 1996-2008: analysis and recommendations: Response from the B.C. Government
British Columbia. Ministry of Healthy Living and Sport

Minister's Advisory Council on Women's Health, Biennial report; see Biennial Report of the Minister's Advisory Council on Women's Health (1996-1998)

2012 (PDF 432K)

Ministry of Health policy communique: hand hygiene
Ministry of Health.

2005 (PDF 23K)

Ministry of Health Services human resources plan overview, 05/06 - 07-08
British Columbia, Ministry of Health Services

Ministry of Health service plans
British Columbia, Ministry of Health

1999 (PDF 1.03M)

Model standards for continuing care and extended care services
British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors

Modernizing British Columbia's health care system; see The picture of health: how we are modernizing British Columbia's health care system: report

2011 (PDF 2.4M)

Moving towards change: strengthening the response of British Columbia's Health Care system to violence
British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors

2013 (PDF 345K)

MSP Direct Overview
Ministry of Health. Prepared by Health Data Access Services Health Sector IM/IT

MSP information resource manual: fee-for-service payment statistics
Medical Services Plan

MSP Publications
Medical Services Plan

2013 (PDF 1.0M)

My voice: advance care planning guide (Punjabi)
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2013 (PDF 1.1M)

My voice: advance care planning guide (Simplified Chinese)
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2013 (PDF 4.0M)
My voice: expressing my wishes for future health care treatment, advance care planning guide
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

N

2003 (PDF 1.44M)

A national centre for disease control in British Columbia: expertise, infrastructure and information
British Columbia

2008 (PDF 34K)

Project plan: Northern Cancer Control Strategy Capital Project Plan
British Columbia, Ministry of Health Services

Northern Health Authority Report; see British Columbia - Northern Health Authority Report. Acute care patient experiences results

A nutrition and food service audit manual for larger residential community care facilities; see Audits and more: a nutrition and food service audit manual for larger residential community care facilities

Nutrition survey: energy and nutrient intakes; see British Columbia nutrition survey: report on energy and nutrient intakes

O

2012 (PDF 1.3M)

Options for Laboratory Transformation
Secor Consulting

2000 (PDF 4.08M)

Orientation for public health nurses in British Columbia
Registered Nurses' Association of British Columbia

2003 (PDF 429K)

An Ounce of prevention
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer

P

Palliative care benefits program; see BC palliative care benefits program

Pandemic influenza preparedness plan: a guide for B.C. industry and commerce; see British Columbia pandemic influenza preparedness plan: managing pandemic influenza: a guide for BC industry and commerce

Pandemic influenza preparedness plan: a guide for B. C. local governments; see British Columbia pandemic influenza preparedness plan: managing pandemic influenza: a guide for BC local governments

Parental mental illness support; see Supporting families with parental mental illness

2003 (PDF 68.6K)

Parents' guide to selecting child care: selecting and monitoring of licensed and license-not-required child care
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Planning. Community Care Facilities Branch

2011 (PDF 205K)

Parents' guide to selecting and monitoring child care in BC
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

Parents' guide to selecting and monitoring child care in BC (French version); see Guide à l’intention des parents sur la sélection et la surveillance des services de garde d’enfants en C.-B.

2000 (PDF 364K)

Partnerships for better health: a self-care pilot project: final evaluation report
Mullet, J.; British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors

2013 (PDF 2.1M)

A path forward: BC First Nations and Aboriginal People's mental wellness and substance abuse - 10 year plan. A provincial approach to facilitate regional and local planning and action
First Nations Health Authority, British Columbia Ministry of Health, Health Canada

2010 (PDF 1M)

Patient Care Quality Review Boards: Annual report 2009/10
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2011 (PDF 6.18M)

Patient Care Quality Review Boards: Annual Report 2010/11
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2012 (PDF 4.1M)

Patient Care Quality Review Boards: Annual Report 2011/12
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2013 (PDF 3.8M)
Patient Care Quality Review Boards: Annual Report 2012/13
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2012 (PDF 1.5M)

Patient care quality program: final evaluation report
James Murtagh and Associates; prepared for British Columbia Ministry of Health

2007 (PDF 1.8K)
2007 (PDF 1.19M)

Patient Experiences with Ambulatory Cancer Care in British Columbia, 2005/06
Centre for Health Services and Policy Research
Summary
Survey results by group

2008 (PDF 822K)
2008 (PDF 1M)

Patient Experiences with Emergency Departments In British Columbia, 2007
Michael A. Murray
Summary
Survey results by group

2008 (PDF 2.2M)
2007 (PDF 1.19M)

Patient experiences with acute inpatient hospital care in British Columbia, 2008
Michael A. Murray
Summary
Survey results by group

2012 (PDF 2.4M)
Patient experiences with acute inpatient hospital care in British Columbia, 2011-12
Michael D. Murray

2014 (PDF 4.8M)

Patient experiences with outpatient cancer care in British Columbia, 2012/13
UBC Centre for Health Services and Policy Research

2011 (PDF 357K)

Payment to family members guidelines. Policy 4.C.4, Home and Community Care policy manual
British Columbia. Ministry of Health. Home and Community Care

2001 (PDF 758K)

Peer support resource manual
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2000 (PDF 167K)

Performance Plan 2000/2001
British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors

2001 (PDF 333K)

Performance Plan 2001/2002-03-04
British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors

Perinatal depression; see Addressing perinatal depression: a framework for BC’s health authorities

2008 (PDF 169K)

Personal Assistance Guidelines, November 2008
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2007 Physician Master Agreement
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services; British Columbia Medical Association

Physicians' Newsletters
Medical Services Plan

2011 (PDF 1.7M)
Physician regulation in British Columbia: legal framework
Osborne Margo, Health Law and Policy submitted to BC Ministry of Health.

2012 (PDF  92K)
Physician quality assurance action plan update - Fall 2012
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2002 (PDF 1.35M)

The picture of health: how we are modernizing British Columbia's health care system: report
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Planning
Brochure

2013 (PDF 392K)

Planning for Your Care Needs: Help in Selecting a Residential Care Facility
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2007 (PDF 2,050K)

Planning guidelines for mental health and addiction services for children, youth and adults with developmental disability
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2001 (PDF 215K)

Policy and practice: a report on the use of British Columbia's health goals by B.C. government ministries
Beseau, M.; British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer

2009 (PDF 2.59M)

Positive Worklife - Quality Care: a Report of the Residental Care Policy Committee
Residental Care Policy Committee

Postpartum depression; see Self-care program for women with postpartum depression and anxiety: patient guide

2006 (PDF 2M)

Premier's Consultation for Improved Cancer Care in Northern BC: final report
British Columbia. Premier's Consultation for Improved Cancer Care in Northern BC

1997 (PDF 33.4K)

Preschool furnishings and equipment checklist
British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors

2003 (PDF 92.8K)

Preventing illness in child care settings
British Columbia. Community Care Facilities Branch

2003 (PDF 88.4K)

Preventing injury in child care settings
British Columbia. Community Care Facilities Branch

2004 (PDF 2.34M)

Prevention of falls and injuries among the elderly: a special report from the Office of the Provincial Health Officer
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer

2007 (PDF 677K)

Primary Health Care Charter: a collaborative approach
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2007 (PDF 2.38M)
2006 (PDF 1.27M)
2005 (PDF 1.38K)
2004 (PDF 1.59K)

Priorities for action in managing the epidemics: HIV / AIDS in BC (2003-2007), 2007 annual progress report
British Columbia. Ministry of Healthy Living and Sport
2006 Annual Report
2005 Annual Report
2004 Annual Report

2003 (PDF 988K)

Priorities for action in managing the epidemics: HIV / AIDS in BC (2003-2007): Priorities for action in managing the epidemics
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2004 (PDF 1.25M)

A profile of seniors in British Columbia
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services. Children's, Women's, and Senior's Health

2007 (PDF 2.2M)

Progress on the action plan for safe drinking water in British Columbia
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer

2013 (PDF 223K)

Progress report on hand hygiene: follow up to the Office of the Auditor General of B.C.'s review of hand hygiene (as at May 2013)
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2012 (PDF 136K)

Progress update on the recommendation from Dr. Cochrane's reports (Phases One and Two)
Physician Quality Assurance Secretariat

2008 (PDF 34K)

Project plan: Northern Cancer Control Strategy Capital Project Plan
British Columbia, Ministry of Health Services

2007 (PDF 25K)

Project plan: Replacement of the Fort St. John Hospital
Capital Services

2006 (PDF 3.21M)

Project report: achieving value for money: Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre project
Partnerships British Columbia; British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2004 (PDF 1.37M)

Project report: achieving value for money: Academic Ambulatory Care Centre project
British Columbia, Ministry of Health Services

2013 (PDF 2.1M)

Promote, protect, prevent: our health begins here. BC's guiding framework for public health
British Columbia. Ministry of Heath

1998 (PDF 419K)

Protocol for protecting emergency responders from communicable disease
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer

2012 (PDF 7.0M)

The provincial dementia action plan for British Columbia: priorities and actions for health system and service redesign
Ministry of Health

2002 (PDF 242K)

A provincial anxiety disorders strategy
British Columbia. The Provincial Strategy Advisory Committee for Anxiety Disorders

2013 (PDF 1.1M)

The provincial end-of-life care action plan for British Columbia: priorities and actions for health system and service redesign
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2006 (PDF 705K)

A provincial framework for end-of-life care
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

Provincial Health Officer's annual reports British Columbia, Office of the Provincial Health Officer

2002 (PDF 1M)

Provincial Health Officer's Report on HIV Reportability
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer

Provincial Health Officer's Special Report, on improving health and creating sustainability; see Investing in prevention: improving health and creating sustainability. The Provincial Health Officer’s Special Report

2011 (PDF 381K)

Provincial Health Services Authority mental health (youth) storyboard
Province of British Columbia.

Provincial Health Services Authority Report; see British Columbia - Provincial Health Services Authority Report. Acute care patient experiences results

Provincial review of licensure; see British Columbia Ministry of Health. Provincial review of licensure, credentialing, privileging, monitoring and enhancement of performance: final report

2013 (PDF 1.0M)

Provincial vision screening training manual
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

Provincial Report; see British Columbia - Provincial Report. Acute care patient experiences results

Psychiatric emergency services standards; see Standards for hospital-based psychiatric emergency services: observation units

2008 (PDF 1.4M)

Public Health Approach to Alcohol Policy: An Updated Report from the Provincial Health Officer
Provincial Health Officer

2005 (PDF 254K)

Public health renewal in British Columbia: an overview of core functions in public health
Population Health and Wellness, Ministry of Health Services

Q

2009 (PDF 114K)

The Quality of Quality: A Comparative Analysis of Two Different Canadian Hospital Report Cards
Winnipeg Regional Health Authority

2001 (PDF 59.6K)

A quick guide to common childhood diseases
British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors

R

2012 (PDF 4.4M)

Radon management: issues and options
M. McBride and Associates for Ministry of Health, Health Protection Branch

1999 (PDF 2.63M)

The red road: pathways to wholeness: an aboriginal strategy for HIV and AIDS in BC
British Columbia. Aboriginal HIV/AIDS Task Force

2011 (PDF 4.78M)

2012 (PDF 1.8M)
Reducing the sodium intake of Canadians: a provincial and territorial report on progress and recommendations for future action
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2012 (PDF 1.8M)
Reduire la consommation de sodium de la population canadienne: un rapport provincial et territorial d'avancement et de recommandations quant aux actions a venir
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2011 (PDF 467K)

Registrant handbook: health and safety standards. Contents.
British Columbia. Assisted Living Registrar.

2011 (PDF 59K)

Registrant handbook: registrant obligations
British Columbia. Assisted Living Registrar.

2008 (PDF 1.289M)

Report of Pharmaceutical Policy Recommendations for the Ministry of Health, The
Pharmaceutical Task Force

2011 (PDF 1.2M)

Report of the Indoor Tanning Working Group
British Columbia. Indoor Tanning Working Group (ITWG)

2002 (PDF 126K)

Report of the Reference Drug Program Consultation Panel to the Honourable Sindi Hawkins, Minister of Health Planning British Columbia
Reference Drug Program Consultation Panel, Ministry of Health Planning

2013 (PDF 211K)

Report on Summerland Seniors Village assisted living units
Ministry of Health, Assisted Living Registrar, and Interior Health

2004 (PDF 149K)

Report on the FPT Expert Consultation: Workshop on Social Isolation and Seniors
Madelyn Hall, Aging in Manitoba Study, Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba

1999 (PDF 305K)

Report on the use of provincial health goals in regional health service plans
British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors. Office of the Provincial Health Officer

2006 (PDF 613K)

Report to the Honourable George Abbott, Minister of Health, Re: Mrs. Frances Albo
Penny J. Ballem, Deputy Minister of Health

2003 (PDF 373K)

Report to the Ministry of Health Services: regional hospital district cost sharing review
Surich, J.
Issues summary (April)

2011 (PDF 162K)
Ministry of Health policy. Reprocessing of medical devices.
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

Residential care; see Assisted Living and Residential Care Fire and Life Safety

2006 (PDF 118K)

Residential care quality: A review of the literature on nurse and personal care staffing and quality of care
British Columbia. Ministry of Health. Nursing Directorate ; Murphy, Janice M.

2012 (PDF 1.1M)

Review of breastfeeding practices and programs: British Columbia and Pan-Canadian jurisdictional scan
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2006 (PDF 443K)

Review of Diagnostic Imaging Policies and Practices for Providence Health Care
British Columbia: Ministry of Health

2003 (PDF 1.2M)

A review of infant mortality in British Columbia: opportunities for prevention
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer

2002 (PDF 42K)

Review of the affiliation agreement between the Fraser Health Authority and the Sisters of Charity of Providence in British Columbia (St. Mary's Hospital)
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2013 (PDF 443K)

Review of the BC care aide & community health worker registry: an action plan
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2003 (PDF 878K)

Review of the matters pertaining to St. Mary's Hospital and the Fraser Health Authority: a report to Honourable Colin Hansen, Minister of Health Services
Morfitt, G.

2005 (PDF 314K)

Review of the science underlying preschool vision screening with implications for BC
C Green Health Info

2011 (PDF 617K)

A review of the use of antipsychotic drugs in British Columbia residential care facilities
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

1998 (PDF 1.561K)

Revitalizing and rebalancing : British Columbia's mental health plan
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2007 (PDF 26K)

Royal Jubilee Hospital (Victoria) Patient Care Centre Capital Project Plan
British Columbia, Ministry of Health, Capital Services Branch, Honourable George Abbott, Minister of Health

2013 (PDF 648K)
Rural programs: a guide for the rural physician programs in British Columbia
Joint Standing Committee on Rural Issues; British Columbia Ministry of Health; British Columbia Medical Association

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Safe choices: a new model for regulating health professions in British Columbia
British Columbia. Ministry of Health. Health Professions Council

2011 (80K)

Safety bulletin: facility entrance and exit doors
British Columbia. Health Authorities Division. Home, Community and Integrated Care.

2013 (44K)

Safety bulletin: water safety 2013
British Columbia. Health Authorities Division. Integrated Primary and Community Care Branch.

SARS, what you need to know; see What you need to know about SARS

1997 (PDF 33.2K)

School age care: furnishings and equipment checklist
British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors

2005 (PDF 126K)

School Food Sales and Policies Provincial Report
British Columbia. Ministry of Education; Ministry of Health

2007 (PDF 675K)

Secure file delivery service user guide
Jodi Harding; Ministry of Health

2013 (PDF 1.1M)

Secure file transfer protocol user guide
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2012 (PDF 1.3M)

Secure rooms and seclusion standards and guidelines: a literature and evidence review
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

Secure rooms and seclusions standards and guidelines: a literature and evidence review, Appendix; see Appendix A: designations under BC's Mental Health Act

(PDF 3.39M)

Self-care program for women with postpartum depression and anxiety: patient guide
Provincial Reproductive Mental Health, BC Children and Women's Health Centre

1993 (PDF 351K)

The senior chef: cooking for one or two
Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors

Seniors action plan; see Improving the care for B.C. seniors: an action plan

Seniors and isolation; see Social isolation among seniors: an emerging issue or Report on the FPT Expert Consultation: Workshop on Social Isolation and Seniors

Seniors care; seeBetter care for seniors: health authority redesign accomplishments: a four-year picture

Senior's fall prevention; see The evolution of seniors' fall prevention in British Columbia

Seniors in British Columbia; see A profile of seniors in British Columbia

Senior's mental health; see Guidelines for elderly mental health care planning for best practices for health authorities

2011 (PDF 1.0M)
Service model and provincial standards for adult residential substance use services
Province of British Columbia.

2011 (PDF 1.2M)
Service model and provincial standards for youth residential substance use services
Province of British Columbia.

2014 (PDF 4.3M)

Setting priorities for the B.C. Health System
Province of British Columbia.

Service Plans; see Ministry of Health service plans

2004 (PDF 193K)

Social isolation among seniors: an emerging issue
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2005 (PDF 2.06M)

Stairway to Health: Evaluation report for BC Ministry of Health Stairway to Health Initiative
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

2010 (PDF 1.27M)

Standards and guidelines for early psychosis intervention (EPI) programs
Tom Ehmann, et al. ; British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2003 (PDF 180K)

Standards and guidelines for the assessment and diagnosis of young children with autism spectrum disorder in British Columbia
Dua, V. ; British Columbia. Ministry of Health Planning

2004 (PDF 915K)

Standards of accessibility and guidelines for provision of sustainable acute care services by health authorities. Rev. ed.
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Planning and Ministry of Health Services

2000 (PDF 165K)

Standards. Hospital-based psychiatric emergency services: observation units
British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors

Substance use, harm prevention; see Following the evidence : preventing harms from substance use in BC

Suicide; see Hope and healing: a practical guide for survivors of suicide

Suicide; see Working with the client who is suicidal: A tool for adult mental health and addiction services

2007 (PDF [multiple])

Summary of Input on the Conversation on Health
British Columbia. Ministry of Health.

Summerland Seniors Village assisted living units; see Report on Summerland Seniors Village assisted living units

2002 (PDF 2.15M)

Supporting families with parental mental illness
Supporting Families with Parental Mental Illness Provincial Working Group; British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services and Ministry of Children and Family Development

2004 (PDF 180K)

Supporting British Columbians infected with hepatitis C: a report on the undertaking between the Government of British Columbia and the Government of Canada, 1999 - 2004
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2004 (PDF 1.01M)

Supporting local collaborative models for sustainable maternity care in British Columbia: recommendations from the maternity care enhancement project
Maternity Care Enhancement Project (B.C.) ; British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

1999 (PDF 159K)

Supportive housing in supportive communities: the report on the supportive housing review
British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors

Surrey outpatient facility; see Capital project plan: Surrey outpatient facility

Surveys, health authority patient experiences; see Recent Surveys

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2005 (PDF 617K)

Tactical plan for health information management in British Columbia: key projects - 2004/05
British Columbia. Health Chief Information Officer Council

2003 (PDF 536K)

Tactical plan for health information management in British Columbia: nine key projects in six months
British Columbia. Health Chief Information Officer Council

Tanning Salon Guidelines; see Guidelines for tanning salon operators

Tattooing Salon Guidelines; see Guidelines for tattooing

2007 (PDF 33K)

Tobacco Regulation Press Release 2007
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

Tobacco use in B.C., 1997
Angus Reid Group ; British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors

2013 (PDF 3.6M)

Toddler's first steps: a best chance guide to parenting your 6- to 36-month-old child (third revision, second edition)
British Columbia. Ministry of Health

2012 (PDF 1.0M)

Together in wellness: Tripartite Committee on First Nations health interim annual report
First Nations Health Society, First Nations Health Council, Federal Minister of Health, and the British Columbia Minister of Health.

2013 (PDF 1.0M)

Together in wellness, 2012-2013: Tripartite Committee on First Nations Health Annual Report
Federal Minister of Health, First Nations Health Authority, Tripartite First Nations Health Plan, and the British Columbia Minister of Health.

2009 (PDF 3.94M)

Toward better health care for British Columbians
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Services

2006 (PDF 1.5M)

The transformative change accord: First Nations health plan
First Nations Leadership Council … [et al]

2013 (PDF 656KB)

Tripartite Data Quality and Sharing Agreement 2012 annual report on progress
First Nations Health Authority; British Columbia Ministry of Health; Health Canada.

U

Unintentional injury prevention programs; see
British Columbia directory, unintentional injury prevention programs for children and youth (ages 0-24)

V

Vancouver Coastal Authority Report; see
British Columbia - Vancouver Coastal Health Authority Report. Acute care patient experiences results

Vancouver Island Health Authority Report; see
British Columbia - Vancouver Island Health Authority Report. Acute care patient experiences results

1998 (PDF 189K)

The vegetarian edge
British Columbia. Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors

Vendor complaint review process (VCRP)
British Columbia. Ministry of Health Planning and Ministry of Health Services

2000 (PDF 830K)


(PDF 5K)

Violence against women: improving the health care response: a guide for health authorities, health care managers, providers and planners
Morrow, M. ; Varcoe, C. ; British Columbia. Women's Health Bureau.
Supplementary Information

Vision screening; see Provincial vision screening training manual

Vision screening for preschoolers; see Review of the science underlying preschool vision screening with implications for BC

Vital Statistics Agency, annual reports
British Columbia. Vital Statistics Agency

W

Water, safe drinking; see Progress on the action plan for safe drinking water in British Columbia

Water Stewardship Division
British Columbia. Ministry of Environment

2001 (PDF 552K)

Weaving threads together: a new approach to address addictions in BC
Kaiser Youth Foundation

2003 (PDF 177K)

What you need to know about SARS
British Columbia. BCHealthCare

Women's Health; see Minister's Advisory Council on Women's Health

2007 (PDF 2.06M)

Working with the client who is suicidal: A tool for adult mental health and addiction services
Centre for Applied Research in Mental Health and Addiction (CARMHA)

2013 (PDF 1.9M)

World Health Organization growth standards: BC training module. (Revised March 2013)
Healthy Development and Women's Health Branch, Ministry of Health

2011 (PDF 4.4M)

World Health Organization growth standards: BC training module appendices.
Healthy Development and Women's Health Branch, Ministry of Health

2013 (PDF 718K)

World Health Organization growth standards: BC training module powerpoint speaking notes. Revised March 2013)
Healthy Development and Women's Health Branch, Ministry of Health

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Y

2009 (PDF 1.4M)

You and your health: a woman's guide
British Columbia. Ministry of Healthy Living and Sport, Population and Public Health, Women's Healthy Living Secretariat

Z

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