COVID-19 vaccination

Young woman getting COVID-19 vaccine
April 22, 2021

British Columbia is at a turning point in this pandemic. The number of new COVID-19 cases is coming off pandemic highs, but hospitalizations continue to creep up. New enforcement measures are being implemented in response to travel-driven outbreaks. The AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine has been made...

Doctor giving COVID-19 vaccine to patient
March 18, 2021

It has been just over a year since our world was turned upside down by a tiny virus with a global reach.

This week we learned more details about how we will deliver more than 8 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine to eligible British Columbians. This is Phase 3 of BC’s Immunization Plan – an...

Administering the COVID-19 vaccination
March 2, 2021

Doctors and other registered health care professionals who would like administer COVID-19 vaccines in the upcoming campaign are advised to register their interest online through the COVID-19 Emergency Health Provider. The COVID-19 EHPR is a provincial resource which health authorities can access...

Patient receiving vaccine
February 1, 2021

With phase one of the province’s vaccine rollout well underway for high priority groups, many have been eagerly awaiting news on when it will be their turn to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. Health officials have now released their early immunization schedule for the general public, including all...

Light in the sky at dawn
January 4, 2021

Last year was a difficult challenging year – a year in which the world faced a pandemic of such sweeping proportions as to leave no person untouched. But it was also the year where the world came together as one to fight the same fight. As we move into the new year, we see a glimmer of light at...