Medical Services Plan of B.C.
The Medical Services Plan (MSP) insures medically required services provided by physicians and supplementary health care practitioners, laboratory services and diagnostic procedures.
Ministry of Health Services
Our mission is to guide and enhance the province's health services to ensure British Columbians are supported in their efforts to maintain and improve their health.
Blue Cross Plans, BC & Yukon
Pacific Blue Cross is British Columbia's largest provider of extended health and dental benefits.
Island Chiropractic provides individualized health care services to you and your family. Dr Tyler Hersak provides a range of care dealing with acute to chronic low back and neck pain, headaches, automobile accidents, and work related injuries. We are also pleased to offer Spinal Decompression Therapy for chronic pain related to disc herniations, arthritis, sciatica, and spinal stenosis. We are conveniently located at:
202 - 1711 Cook St. in the Central Park Medical Building.
Find a Dentist !
Oral health care is a personalized service that requires a good relationship between the dentist and the patient. Here are some ways to find a dentist in your area.
Find a Doctor !
Health care is a personalized service that requires a good relationship between the doctor and the patient. Here are some ways to find a doctor in your area.
BC Health Guide
Information on more than 2,500 common health topics, tests, procedures and other resources is available to BC residents. This secure health database contains medically approved information from the Healthwise® Knowledgebase.
PharmaCare subsidizes eligible prescription drugs and designated medical supplies, protecting British Columbians from high drug costs. PharmaCare provides financial assistance to British Columbians under Fair PharmaCare and other specialty plans.
B.C. Cancer Agency
The BC Cancer Agency - along with seven other provincially mandated health care agencies - is a member of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA). The PHSA is responsible for governing, managing, and funding this group of health care agencies and services.
Vancouver Island Health Authority
VIHA provides a full range of health care services to people living on Vancouver Island, the Gulf and Discovery Islands. Our services include hospital, community, and home care, as well as environmental and public health services, which include education and prevention.
There are a wide range of facilities within the Vancouver Island Health Authority - from acute care hospitals to long term residential care to health units. Our facilities are listed in the three health service areas, (North, Central and South) and then are broken down by community.
Island Acoustics Hearing Services
Island Hearing Services offers customers leading-edge hearing health care solutions including a wide assortment of hearing aids, assistive listening devices, hearing protection and a full range of diagnostic services.
We serve our customers better through innovation, and a continued involvement in the communities we service.
Dedicated to helping expectant families find the information they need to make informed decisions about childbirth, breastfeeding, pregnancy, and parenting.
Aegis Psychological Services
Aegis uses different formats - individual, partner and group counselling sessions, and structured workshops - so you can choose what best suits you. We work with children, youth, adults and seniors. All our clients enjoy a respectful and honest relationship.
Greater Victoria Hospitals Foundation
We raise funds to purchase urgently needed medical equipment for nine areas of care for two hospitals: the Victoria General and Royal Jubilee Hospitals. Our help allows the hospitals to treat patients faster and more effectively. These hospitals serve over 340,000 residents from Victoria to Port Renfrew, along with thousands of patients from all of Vancouver Island.
Progressive Edge Plus
For more than fourteen years, our personal and professional development courses have helped people achieve the results they want.
Self Heal Herbs
Three hundred million years ago, horsetail pushed its way through the surface of the earth. Today I watch it split the asphalt to reach the sun. That is history. That is power. That is the true beginning of Self Heal Herbs.
The Victoria Pain Clinic
The Victoria Pain Clinic is a proven residential treatment centre serving clients who suffer from chronic pain and/or chronic stress. It is most suited for those who have not responded well to conventional therapy or wish to explore an alternative to drugs or surgery.
Do you or someone you know have a disability ? Here is a collection of links to helpful and informative web sites.
Health Associations in Canada
Extensive list of Health Related Associations.
Canada Health Act is to ensure that all eligible residents of Canada have reasonable access to medically necessary insured services on a prepaid basis, without direct charges at the point of service.
Health Care in Canada
Health Care is availabe to all Canadians as established by the Federal Government's Canada Health Act. Health Care Insurance plans have basic similarities across the country including coverage of medically necessary hospital services and the services of a physician, however, any further coverage varies from province to province based on additional provincial funding.