Legislation supports the B.C. Government in its delivery of health care services to B.C. residents. It serves to protect the health, safety and rights of all British Columbians.
Public Health Act
The Public Health Act supports key public health objectives to promote health and prevent disease and injury.
Medicare Protection Act and Regulations
The Medicare Protection Act and the Medical and Health Care Services Regulations govern the provision of British Columbia’s public health care system.
Health Care Costs Recovery Act
The Health Care Costs Recovery Act allows the Province of British Columbia to recover health care costs related to personal injury claims whether or not a lawsuit has been filed.