• LGH Medical Staff Meeting

    Tuesday, 26 May 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Join Zoom Meeting https://vancouvercoastalhealth.zoom.us/j/93545354593

    Whatyou will need:

    ·       Computer,or

    ·       Chargedsmartphone/tablet

    ·       Internetconnection

    ·       Privatespace for conversation

    ·       Ifyou have ever made a video call with Skype, FaceTime, or Google Duo then youare ready to go!

     

    Onthe day of the call. Please connect to ZOOM, a few minutes before the scheduledstart time. The call will remain in the ‘waiting room’ until I am free to connectthe call.

     

    JoinZoom Meeting

    https://vancouvercoastalhealth.zoom.us/j/93545354593

     

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    Local:778-907-2071

    LongDistance: 1-855-703-8985

     

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  • MDs4Wellness North Shore Check In

    Thursday, 28 May 2020 @ 5:15 pm - 5:45 pm
    Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone using the following link: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/628675469 You can also dial in using your phone. Canada (Toll Free): 1 888 455 1389 Access Code: 628-675-469

    It’s the endof the work day and we would love to see you again for a brief hello!

    Bringyour pets, your kids (or not), your favourite beverage and hop online to sayhello! This is a non-structured, drop-in, North Shore Physician Wellness chat.A virtual space to unwind from your day, ask questions, share stories andgenerally connect with your colleagues who are all in this weird time together.Pop in and out when you can, we will be online  from 5:15pm - 5:45pm, Thursdays until further notice, using Go-To Meeting    

  • Physician Mindfulness Videoconference Session

    Wednesday, 03 June 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Meeting Link: Join the sessional meeting using the videoconferencing app, Zoom. You can download the app here: https://zoom.us/download Once you have installed the app, use the following link to access the meeting: https://zoom.us/j/856545525?pwd=WklPb2g0RjNKWWg1RjlJVEpVdUIxZz09

    You are invited to join an interactive mindfulnesspractice session presented by Dr. Kasim Al-Mashat, Registered Psychologist

    Dr. Kasim Al-Mashat is a Registered Psychologist, public speaker, meditationand yoga teacher. Kasim is the founder of the Centre for Mindfulness Canada inNorth Vancouver. His Centre is a recognized Global Mindfulness Collaborate(GMC) with the Mindfulness Center at Brown University. He is a CertifiedMindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) Teacher through the University ofMassachusetts (UMass) Medical School.

    He offers professional mindfulness trainings in North America and is a teachingFaculty at Brown University. Kasim has also completed a six-month meditationretreat in Southeast Asia in silence, and presented a TEDx talk on mindfulness,entitled, “How mindfulness meditation redefines pain, happiness &satisfaction.” He has appeared in various TV shows, publications, podcasts, andradio interviews. 

    For more information, you can visit www.drkasimalmashat.com    

  • MDs4Wellness North Shore Check In

    Thursday, 04 June 2020 @ 5:15 pm - 5:45 pm
    Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone using the following link: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/628675469 You can also dial in using your phone. Canada (Toll Free): 1 888 455 1389 Access Code: 628-675-469

    It’s the endof the work day and we would love to see you again for a brief hello!

    Bringyour pets, your kids (or not), your favourite beverage and hop online to sayhello! This is a non-structured, drop-in, North Shore Physician Wellness chat.A virtual space to unwind from your day, ask questions, share stories andgenerally connect with your colleagues who are all in this weird time together.Pop in and out when you can, we will be online  from 5:15pm - 5:45pm, Thursdays until further notice, using Go-To Meeting    

  • MDs4Wellness North Shore Check In

    Thursday, 11 June 2020 @ 5:15 pm - 5:45 pm
    Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone using the following link: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/628675469 You can also dial in using your phone. Canada (Toll Free): 1 888 455 1389 Access Code: 628-675-469

    It’s the endof the work day and we would love to see you again for a brief hello!

    Bringyour pets, your kids (or not), your favourite beverage and hop online to sayhello! This is a non-structured, drop-in, North Shore Physician Wellness chat.A virtual space to unwind from your day, ask questions, share stories andgenerally connect with your colleagues who are all in this weird time together.Pop in and out when you can, we will be online  from 5:15pm - 5:45pm, Thursdays until further notice, using Go-To Meeting    

  • Physician Mindfulness Videoconference Session

    Wednesday, 17 June 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Meeting Link: Join the sessional meeting using the videoconferencing app, Zoom. You can download the app here: https://zoom.us/download Once you have installed the app, use the following link to access the meeting: https://zoom.us/j/856545525?pwd=WklPb2g0RjNKWWg1RjlJVEpVdUIxZz09

    You are invited to join an interactive mindfulness practice session presented by Dr. Kasim Al-Mashat, Registered Psychologist

    Dr. Kasim Al-Mashat is a Registered Psychologist, public speaker, meditationand yoga teacher. Kasim is the founder of the Centre for Mindfulness Canada inNorth Vancouver. His Centre is a recognized Global Mindfulness Collaborate(GMC) with the Mindfulness Center at Brown University. He is a CertifiedMindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) Teacher through the University ofMassachusetts (UMass) Medical School.

    He offers professional mindfulness trainings in North America and is a teachingFaculty at Brown University. Kasim has also completed a six-month meditationretreat in Southeast Asia in silence, and presented a TEDx talk on mindfulness,entitled, “How mindfulness meditation redefines pain, happiness &satisfaction.” He has appeared in various TV shows, publications, podcasts, andradio interviews. 

    For more information, you can visit www.drkasimalmashat.com    

  • MDs4Wellness North Shore Check In

    Thursday, 18 June 2020 @ 5:15 pm - 5:45 pm
    Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone using the following link: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/628675469 You can also dial in using your phone. Canada (Toll Free): 1 888 455 1389 Access Code: 628-675-469

    It’s the endof the work day and we would love to see you again for a brief hello!

    Bringyour pets, your kids (or not), your favourite beverage and hop online to sayhello! This is a non-structured, drop-in, North Shore Physician Wellness chat.A virtual space to unwind from your day, ask questions, share stories andgenerally connect with your colleagues who are all in this weird time together.Pop in and out when you can, we will be online  from 5:15pm - 5:45pm, Thursdays until further notice, using Go-To Meeting    

For information on COVID-19 please click on the “COVID-19 Updates” tab at the top of this page. You will find information on the following:

  • VCH COVID-19 Updates Specifically for Physicians
  • VCH COVID-19 Resources for Staff
  • Are you needing individual support for the impact that COVID-19 has had an you?
  • SLACK Messaging Platform
  • Insurance related questions
  • Overall information

NEWS

The following news items can be found under the News tab at the top of this page:

  • Interactive Mindfulness Video-conference Sessional, April 20, 6-7 pm
  • Wellness Wednesday Sessions
  • Grand Rounds Speaking Opportunity
  • CST update
  • Physician Appreciation Lunches
  • Coffee, Tea and Water
  • Everyday Counts Program

Sandwiches and baked goods are available for front-line physicians in the doctors lounge fridge during COVID-19. Please only take one sandwich during your shift to ensure there are enough for all.