October, 2015

North Island Hospitals Project employment and skills training reaching new heights

2015-10-28

COURTENAY/CAMPBELL RIVER – The number of people working on Island Health’s North Island Hospitals Project (NIHP) construction surpassed 500 this summer and is expected to remain in this range in the months to come.

“The North Island Hospitals Project will contribute not just two great hospitals, but hope to the community by providing jobs for hard-working residents,” said Health Minister Terry Lake. “I’m proud of the local, made-on-the-Island approach we’ve been able to cultivate with this project so families can have ...

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Island Health’s North Island Hospitals Project wins Social Infrastructure award

2015-10-15

Social Infrastructure award

Seen here accepting the Silver Social Infrastructure Award are, from left, Bill Bunker – Celebrity Host, Mark Jennings – Project Finance Senior Vice President of Balfour Beatty Investments, Antony Lawrence – MD Infrastructure Finance of National Bank Financial, Dolly Mirchandani – Partner of Allen & Overy LLP, Chris Arthur – Senior Vice President of Balfour Beatty Investments, Tom Sparrow – Chief Project Officer of ...

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New Comox Valley and Campbell River hospitals will have pay parking

2015-10-05

Like other health authorities in the province, Island Health intends to charge for parking at all new facilities with substantial parking infrastructure.  This includes the new Campbell River and Comox Valley hospitals when they open in late 2017.

The new Comox Valley Hospital will have more than 700 stalls in parkade and surface parking.

The new Campbell River Hospital will have more than 430 stalls in parkade and surface parking.

Island Health sites with insubstantial parking infrastructure, such as Cowichan District Hospital, will ...

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