The B.C. Government’s overarching goal is to deliver accessible and responsive health care services guided by the needs of patients, while achieving the best value for the health care dollar.
Setting Priorities for B.C. Health
In 2014, the Ministry of Health released Setting Priorities for the B.C. Health System that sets out the broad strategy and future direction of the British Columbia health care system. The strategy acknowledges that the B.C. system can and must build on its success but also make improvements to meet the short and long term needs of the population.
Building Patient Care
The government of British Columbia is continuing to invest billions of dollars in new hospitals, upgrades, equipment and renovations.
B.C.’s Guiding Framework for Public Health
The role of public health is to promote and protect the health and well-being of British Columbians.