Patient Resources Quick Access
BC CDC COVID-19 Information
Other Government & Public Health Links
Translated, Multilingual Patient Information (UBC Digital Emergency Medicine)
Joint Statement from the BC Minister of Health and Provincial Health Officer. Find the latest videos and live streaming of Government of BC on Facebook or Twitter – Updated Daily.
For non-health related questions about COVID-19, call 1-888-COVID19. Information is available in over 110 languages, from 7:30 a.m. – 8 p.m. Call for questions on topics such as child care, funding support, travel and more. Or visit: www.gov.bc.ca/covid19Translated,
Multilingual Patient Information (UBC Digital Emergency Medicine)
HealthLink BC Public Health Alerts – Updated Daily
What Health Authority am I in? (BC Gov)
Modification to Bystander Hands-Only CPR during the COVID-19 pandemic (Heart & Stroke) – Last Updated April 6, 2020
Tools & Apps
First Nations Health
An idea for EM personnel looking for accommodation – by EM Network Patient Partner and Member Nancy Wood
Providence Health Care
COVID-19 Patient Information Webpage (Via VCH)
Provincial Health Services
COVID-19 and Children – Information for Patients (BC Children’s Hospital)
Vancouver Coastal Health
Join the Conversation
BC Emergency Medicine Network Blog
Real-Time Virtual Support is Here – Posted May 13, 2020
COVID-19 Stories: My Experience Contracting COVID-19 – Posted May 13, 2020
COVID-19 Pandemic: Share Your Experiences – Posted May 12, 2020
Mini-update: STEMI during Covid-19 – Posted April 27, 2020
A Rough Few Months: Facing the pandemic as part of a pan-provincial team – Posted April 15, 2020
CPoCUS Ultrasound protection and disinfection protocols – Posted March 30, 2020
COVID Test Panel – Posted March 21, 2020
An idea for EM personnel looking for accommodation – Posted March 21, 2020
CORONA WARS, An Emergency Simulation of the COVID-19 Pandemic – Posted March 20, 2020
How-to-guide for an In Situ Sim Session for COVID-19 (Jared Baylis, Simulation Canada) – Posted March 13, 2020
Concerned About Possible Exposure or Symptoms?
If you are concerned about possible exposure, or are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, contact your primary care provider, local public health office, or call 811.
Public Health Agency of Canada has set up a COVID-19 telephone information line at: 1-833-784-4397.