BC Ministry of Health

The Ministry of Health Services has overall responsibility for ensuring that quality, appropriate, cost effective and timely health services are available to all British Columbians.

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A plain language guide to provisions of the BC Mental Health Act. It covers topics such as designated facilities, admission, treatment, renewal of involuntary status, leave, rights, transfers, discharge, and ...
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If you overpaid your Medical Services Plan (MSP) premiums the credit balance will be used against future premiums. However, you may request a refund by telephone, email, fax, or mail.
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This brochure helps older adults learn how to prevent financial abuse, recognize financial abuse when it happens, know how to respond and know where they can find assistance.
Also available in: Chinese (traditional), French, Punjabi
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This brochure helps older adults know how to respond to abuse and know where they can find assistance.
Also available in: Chinese (traditional), French, Punjabi
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This video provides information about the advance care planning options available to capable adults in British Columbia. Videos with Punjabi and Simplified Chinese subtitles are also available.
Also available in: Chinese (simplified), Punjabi
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This brochure tells you about advance care planning from the Aboriginal perspective, why it is important, and what to do with it.
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This brochure tells you about advance care planning, how to start making one, and available options.
Also available in: Chinese (simplified), Punjabi
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The HealthLink BC Directory is a resource available to British Columbians which provides detailed information about how, and where, to find health services in B.C. It contains directory information about health, mental ...
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This guide includes information on provincial and federal programs, with sections on benefits, health, lifestyle, housing, transportation, finances, safety and security, and other services. It provides a directory of ...
Also available in: Chinese (simplified), French, Punjabi
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