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Medical experts encourage window safety to protect children<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/window.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Medical experts encourage window safety to protect childrenBC Children’s Hospital doctors are urging parents and caregivers ensure their homes’ windows are safe for spring and summer breezes.http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/stories/medical-experts-encourage-window-safety-to-protect-children2022-05-17T07:00:00Z
In honour of National Nursing Week, hear from some of our dedicated and compassionate nurses<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/BCCH%20Nurses.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />In honour of National Nursing Week, hear from some of our dedicated and compassionate nursesNational Nursing Week is a time for us to thank our nurses for their contributions and for continuing to care for the health and well-being of children across the province. http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/stories/in-honour-of-national-nursing-week-hear-from-some-of-our-compassionate-and-dedicated-nurses2022-05-09T07:00:00Z
How to give your child a COVID-19 rapid antigen test<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/finsihed%20thumbnail.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />How to give your child a COVID-19 rapid antigen testWatch this short video to see how to perform a COVID-19 rapid antigen test on children aged five to 12.http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/stories/how-to-give-your-child-a-covid-19-rapid-antigen-test2022-05-05T07:00:00Z
MyHEARTSMAP: A tool for patients and families to find mental health resources<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/doan.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />MyHEARTSMAP: A tool for patients and families to find mental health resourcesBC Children’s Hospital Pediatric Emergency Physician Dr. Quynh Doan has led the development of the online questionnaire to help children and parents or caregivers find the help they need.http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/stories/myheartsmap-a-tool-for-patients-and-families-to-find-mental-health-resources2022-05-04T07:00:00Z
New stem cell research technology could unlock diagnoses and cures for serious childhood diseases<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/Dr.%20Shubhayan%20Sanatani%20(left),%20Francis%20Lynn%20PhD%20(middle),%20Glen%20Tibbits%20(right)%20(2).JPG" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />New stem cell research technology could unlock diagnoses and cures for serious childhood diseasesBC Children’s Hospital is now home to a new robotized stem cell system which could speed up the discovery of cures or new treatments for severe childhood illnesses, like cancer. http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/stories/new-stem-cell-research-technology-could-unlock-diagnoses-and-cures-for-serious-childhood-diseases2022-04-28T07:00:00Z
Katie of all trades<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/katie.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Katie of all tradesIt’s Patient Experience Week and we’re profiling Katie Olson,​ who works behind the scenes to enhance the health-care journey of patients and families at BC Children's Hospital and BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre.http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/stories/katie-of-all-trades2022-04-28T07:00:00Z
Celebrating our dedicated volunteers<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/Lana.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Celebrating our dedicated volunteersNational Volunteer Week, running this year from April 24-30, is a time to thank the many dedicated and passionate volunteers for their time and efforts, and recognize the incredible impact they have on the community at BC Children’s Hospital.http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/stories/celebrating-our-dedicated-volunteers2022-04-27T07:00:00Z
Sunny Hill to receive $2M funding grant to help support B.C. children<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/Sunnyhill.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Sunny Hill to receive $2M funding grant to help support B.C. childrenThe Ministry of Children and Family Development is granting funds to Sunny Hill Health Centre at BC Children's Hospital to help improve community services for children and youth with support needs. http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/stories/sunny-hill-to-receive-$2m-funding-grant-to-help-support-b-c-children2022-04-01T07:00:00Z
Are you eligible for a COVID-19 test?<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/CW%20covid%20colllection%20site.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Are you eligible for a COVID-19 test?Do you need to be tested for COVID-19? The COVID-19 Collection Centre at our hospital tests eligible patients. Read on to see if you can be tested here. http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/stories/are-you-eligible-for-a-covid-19-test2022-03-18T07:00:00Z
Emergency department wait times now online in real time<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/BCCH%20ED%20ext.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Emergency department wait times now online in real timeThe estimated wait times for the BC Children’s Hospital Emergency Department (ED) are now available online, which can help you decide where to take your child should they require urgent care. http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/stories/emergency-department-wait-times-now-online-in-real-time2022-03-16T07:00:00Z


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