Current Health Issues

To support B.C.'s health care providers, this web resource has been established to provide a centralized, current and evidence-based source of current information about emerging health issues.

COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus)

Up-to-date information issued by the Provincial Health Officer is found on the COVID-19 page.


  • Notice of Duty to Report – Monkeypox

PHO CD Advisory - Monkeypox Update - July 6, 2022

  • Additional Resources on Monkeypox

Information on clinical presentation, transmission, case management, diagnosis and testing, infection prevention & control, and treatment are available elsewhere. Here are some additional resources: