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State of BC Health

In these short entries from us, you’ll hear about what's happening provincially in health care and our work, campaigns and resources in support of public health care. In this space, we’ll also bring you interesting and informative analysis that helps you understand our work and why we do it. 

A Seat at the Table: First gathering of BC’s New Community Health Centre Partnership Table moves us one step closer to a meaningful community of practice

A new provincial Community Health Centre (CHC) Partnership Table had its first gathering this November. Bringing together an unusually broad  cross-section of community and government stakeholders, the partnership table is a recognition of the power of community collaboration. “This important milestone is the result of dedicated work by the BC Association of Community Health Centres (BCACHC), our Coalition and many other community partners,” says Edith MacHattie, one of BCHC’s representatives at the table. …Read More

WE WON! Public Healthcare on Trial

We’re still pinching ourselves, but it’s true. Yesterday, BC Supreme Court Justice Steeves dealt a strong blow to the efforts of Dr. Brian Day to undermine our publicly-funded health care system. They took public health care to court. We stood up to defend it. And we won.Read More