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BC Quality awards - BC Patient Safety and quality counsil

The BC Patient Safety & Quality Council has announced the 2023 BC Quality Awards which recognizes the people and projects that have improved the quality of health care in British Columbia. VCH was awarded six awards in total.

See the full list of VCH recipients below. Learn more about the BC Quality Awards and see the full list of winners and runners-up by visiting


    • Dr. Kelly Mayson

      Runner-up: The Doug Cochrane Leadership in Quality Award

    • Elizabeth Baron

      Winner - Quality culture trailblazer

    • PPE Testing Laboratory

      Runner-up - Strengthing health & wellness COVID-19

    • The Virtual Interpreter

      Winner - Returning to health & wellness

    • The Indigenous Palliative Care Projects

      Winner - Coping with transition from life

    • Reducing patient transfers between Bamfield Pavilion and Vancouver General Hospital

      Runner-up - Coping with transition from life