June, 2017

North Island Hospital ceremony recognizes value of traditional and medicinal plants

2017-06-30

North Island Hospital ceremony recognizes value of traditional and medicinal plants

The North Island Hospital campuses in the Comox Valley and Campbell River will feature gardens of traditional plants and medicinal herbs thanks to a multi-faceted effort including Island Health, First Nations and local experts.

A planting ceremony took place June 23rd near the main entrance to the North Island Hospital Comox Valley campus, including representatives from the K’ómoks First Nation, Island Health, the First Nations Health Authority, the Kwakiutl District Council (KDC), the Comox Strathcona Regional Hospital District, the North Island ...

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Local food operator to supply retail food services at new hospital campuses in Campbell River and the Comox Valley

2017-06-28

Local food operator to supply retail food services at new hospital campuses in Campbell River and the Comox Valley

COMOX VALLEY/CAMPBELL RIVER – Island Health has selected Comox-based Rocky Mountain Coffee Co. to provide retail food services at the new North Island Hospital campuses located in Campbell River and the Comox Valley.

Rocky Mountain Coffee Co. was the successful proponent following a Request for Proposals (RFP) process held last November. The RFP called for a retail food concept emphasizing healthy choices and local products as well as catering services.

“Rocky Mountain Coffee has always had one vision; catering to our community ...

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