Thank You Thursday

BIG Congrats and Thank you to Martha Cloutier, Director, Clinical Operations, SMH! Congratulations to Martha Cloutier for reaching a very special milestone, her 30th service anniversary with Fraser Health Authority. You have been such a significant part of the Surrey Memorial Hospital Team, together we take pride in your accomplishments. Our achievements are made possible […]

Renewing physician-health authority teamwork in Fraser Health

The spirit of teamwork that once defined the culture of hospitals is on the road to renewal through BC’s Facility Engagement Initiative (FE). “When I look back to the ‘80s, I worked in hospitals where physicians were leaders and had good relationships with staff and administration,” says Dr. Dayan Muthayan, Executive Medical Director for Fraser […]

Humans of Fraser Health: Fin Gareau

Submitted by Megan White, Communications and Public Affairs “I provide primary health care for Indigenous people in a culturally safe way. Some haven’t accessed care for ten years because of lack of trust, and past negative experiences.” “As an Indigenous Two-Spirit person, I’ve always focused on helping underprivileged communities. I did outreach nursing in the Downtown […]

Physicians Advocating for Wellness: Thinking Bigger

Last November, Fraser Health’s regional Medical Staff Wellness Committee welcomed 45 physician health champions from its 12 hospitals and 10 divisions, as well as health authority leadership, to brainstorm how Fraser Health could support and promote physician health.  As their ideas unfolded, the Committee realized that they were sowing the seeds for a regional Physician […]