Canadian Case Studies

The Vancouver Island Health Authority (VIHA)

The Vancouver Island Health Authority (VIHA) provides a full range of health care services to more than 765,000 people on Vancouver Island, the island of the Georgia Strait, and in the mainland communities north of Powell River and south of Rivers Inlet. VIHA employs more than 18,000 health care professionals, technicians, and support staff and provide services within a network of hospitals, clinics, centres, health units and residential facilities.