Questions over transparency arise at Port Alberni city hall

!Roland Smith holds up a Freedom of Information Request sent to the city by PEAK FM journalist David Wiwchar. - KATYA SLEPIAN/ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS
  • posted Jun 30, 2016 at 2:00 PM

Port Alberni mayor and council’s record on transparency and staffing practices were called into question at Monday’s council meeting.


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UPDATED: Island Health rejects doctors' plea to suspend iHealth at 'hospital in crisis'

  • updated Jun 30, 2016 at 6:46 PM

Use of electronic record-keeping system to continue in Nanaimo while health authority looks for ways to build trust, reduce fatigue


Island Health CEO says suspending iHealth not the solution

  • posted Jun 30, 2016 at 6:00 PM

Dr. Brendan Carr acknowledges issues, says adding resources and working with doctors is the best way to ensure patient safety


EDITORIAL: Transparency a public expectation

  • posted Jun 30, 2016 at 2:00 PM

Discontent over the lack of transparency at the City of Port Alberni city council table boiled over Monday night .

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