Top quotes from Week 3

“When people say that the service has been inadequate in rural B.C. — I agree with that.”

“When people say that the service has been inadequate in rural B.C. — I agree with that.” – Minister of Health Adrian Dix

“We have to respond with better service than we have had.” Minister of Health Adrian Dix

“Either open our hospital up 24/7, give us what we need to save the lives of our residents — or put more ambulances here that are fully staffed.” Castlegar City Councillor Sue-Heaton Sherstibitoff

“For BCEHS to say it is going to take years before the system changes — how many people are going to die in that time?” Castlegar City Councillor Sue-Heaton Sherstibitoff

“If the trauma centres stay the way they are and where they are located in B.C. having more fixed wing would be a better way to enhance service.” BCEHS executive vice president Linda Lupini