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Caregiver Series: Analyn Perez

Posted by Dana Kelly on 25 November 2015 | 1 Comments

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Analyn Perez navigates the tight, overcrowded hallways of the Oncology Department at BC Children’s Hospital with ease. She’s been here countless times over the past 17 years. Perez, a procedure nurse, has one of the most challenging jobs in the department....

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New Hospital Information Pop Ups

Posted by Dana Kelly on 10 November 2015 | 0 Comments

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There’s a flurry of activity surrounding BC Children’s Hospital these days. Piece by piece, layer by layer, the new Teck Acute Care Centre (TACC), the key component of the second phase of the hospital’s redevelopment, is starting to take shape....

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New Hospital Update: Floor 1

Posted by BCCHF Communications on 3 July 2015 | 1 Comments

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Floor 1: Emergency The Emergency Department at BC Children’s is the busiest department in the hospital, with more than 44,000 visits from patients last year alone. It’s there that many patients make their first point of contact with the hospital. Care...

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New Hospital Update: Floor 3

Posted by BCCHF Communications on 3 July 2015 | 0 Comments

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Floor 3: Includes the Renal Dialysis Unit The Renal Dialysis Unit (RDU) at BC Children’s Hospital delivers care for children and youth with acute and chronic kidney problems and delivers therapies such as hemodialysis (cleansing of the blood and fluid removal...

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New Hospital Update: Floor 4

Posted by BCCHF Communications on 3 July 2015 | 2 Comments

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Floor 4: Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) Caregivers in BC Children’s Pediatric Intensive Care Unit treat more than 1,100 patients a year and serve patients who need intensive care and/or observation, electronic monitoring and/or mechanical life support. When it is relocated inside...

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New Hospital Update: Floor 8

Posted by BCCHF Communications on 3 July 2015 | 1 Comments

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Floor 8: Oncology/Hematology/Bone Marrow Transplant Program Currently, the Oncology/Hematology/Bone Marrow Transplant program is housed across three separate floors at BC Children’s. In the new Teck Acute Care Centre, the program will be combined on one floor, ensuring patients are closer to...

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New Hospital Update

Posted by Brittany Beaupre on 2 July 2015 | 0 Comments

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If you’ve been to BC Children’s Hospital in the last few months you will have noticed that the first few floors of the Teck Acute Care Centre are rapidly taking shape. Before construction even began, hospital administrators, caregivers and patient...

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