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Ministry of Health

B.C.'s Health Authorities

The Ministry of Health works together with five regional health authorities and one provincial health authority to provide high quality, appropriate and timely health services to British Columbians.

The five regional health authorities govern, plan and deliver health care services within their geographic areas. View a map of the five regions here.

To learn more, visit your local health authority website:

Fraser Health

Central City Tower
#400 13450 102nd Ave
Surrey BC V3T 0H1
Phone: Toll Free 1-877-935-5669
Local: 604 587-4600
Fax: 604 587-4666
Board Chair: Wynne Powell
A/President and Chief Executive Officer: Dr. David Ostrow

Interior Health

#220 1815 Kirschner Rd
Kelowna BC V1Y 4N7
Phone: 250 862-4200
Fax: 250 862-4201
Board Chair: Norman Embree
President and Chief Executive Officer: Dr. Robert Halpenny

Northern Health

#600 299 Victoria St
Prince George BC V2L 5B8
Phone: 250 565-2649
Fax: 250 565-2640
Board Chair: Dr. Charles Jago
President and Chief Executive Officer: Cathy Ulrich

Vancouver Coastal Health

11th Floor 601 West Broadway
Vancouver BC V5Z 4C2
Phone: Toll Free 1-866-884-0888
Local: 604 736-2033
Fax: 604 875-4750
Board Chair: Kip Woodward
President and Chief Executive Officer: Mary Ackenhusen

Island Health

1952 Bay St
Victoria BC V8R 1J8
Phone: 250 370-8699
Fax: 250 370-8750
Board Chair: Don Hubbard
President and Chief Executive Officer: Dr. Brendan Carr

The Provincial Health Services Authority works with the five regional health authorities to plan and coordinate the delivery of provincial programs and provide highly specialized services across the province.

#700 1380 Burrard St
Vancouver BC V6Z 2H3
Phone: 604 675-7400
Fax: 604 708-2700
Board Chair: Wynne Powell
President and Chief Executive Officer: Carl Roy

The First Nations Health Authority represents a new relationship between B.C. First Nations, the Province of B.C. and the Government of Canada. The health authority aims to improve health outcomes for First Nations people in British Columbia.

For a list of B.C.'s hospital addresses and contact information, click here.