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B.C. health authorities on allegations of systemic racism against Indigenous People in B.C. hospitals (PHC Fiona Dalton)

Dr. Victoria Lee, resident and CEO, Fraser Health (Photo credit:

DR. Victoria Lee, President and CEO, Fraser Health, Susan Brown, President and CEO, Interior Health, Cathy Ulrich, President and CEO, Northern Health, Fiona Dalton, President and CEO, Providence Health Care, Benoit Morin, President and CEO, Provincial Health Services Authority, Vivian Eliopoulos, interim President and CEO, Vancouver Coastal Health, and Kathryn MacNeil, President and CEO, Island Health, on Friday in a joint statement said:

RACISM has no place in our hospitals, our workplaces, or our society.

We were recently made aware of a report of an unacceptable, racist practice that may be occurring in emergency departments in B.C.

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