Evaluating the multiple impacts of the Rural Surgical and Obstetrical Networks in BC’s Interior

An RSON Series RSON BACKGROUNDER The Rural Surgical and Obstetrical Networks (RSON) is an initiative that seeks to stabilize, support, and enhance the delivery of quality healthcare to vulnerable rural BC rural populations, including Indigenous populations. It provides sustainable local/regional surgery programs “closer-to-home” in geographic areas served by Enhanced Surgical … Continue reading

Western provinces call for rural networks, interprofessional collaborative practice to support rural maternity and surgical services

A white paper issued by the Western Provinces Collaborative on Sustainable Rural Maternity and Surgical Services (WPC) is calling on rural providers, planners, and other health care stakeholders to curb and reverse the loss of rural maternity and surgical services through the development of geographic rural health service delivery networks … Continue reading