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Mobile Medical Unit team caps off successful Williams Lake tour<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/news-stories/stories/2020-09-17_ICUsetup_MMU.jpeg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Mobile Medical Unit team caps off successful Williams Lake tourWhen the equipment lockers get closed up and the wheels of the Mobile Medical Unit (MMU) start to roll towards home this weekend...http://www.bcmmu.ca/news-stories/stories/mmu-team-caps-off-successful-williams-lake-tour2020-09-17T07:00:00Z
We are the front line: MMU team juggles deployments with grace<img alt="Staff member talking to Abbotsford Hospital Staff" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/news-stories/stories/2020-05-28_LJ%20talking%20to%20ARH%20staff.jpg?RenditionID=5" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />We are the front line: MMU team juggles deployments with graceSince the COVID-19 pandemic began, British Columbians across the province have had to deal with enough twists and turns to last us until 2025.http://www.bcmmu.ca/news-stories/stories/we-are-the-front-line-mmu-team-juggles-deployments-with-grace2020-05-28T07:00:00Z
MMU recognized with Top Innovation award<img alt="MMU staff standing in front of the Mobile Medical Unit" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/news-stories/stories/2019-06-28_MMU%20recognized%20Top%20Innovation_01.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />MMU recognized with Top Innovation awardCongratulations to Dr. Michael Flesher and the MMU team on their Gold Apple win at the BC Health Care Awards on June 24!http://www.bcmmu.ca/news-stories/stories/mmu-recognized-with-top-innovation-award2019-06-28T07:00:00Z
Mobile Medical Unit helps Richmond Hospital clinicians practice and prepare for disasters<img alt="participants in group discussions" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/news-stories/stories/2019-04-29_MMU%20Richmond%20Disasters.jpg" width="923" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Mobile Medical Unit helps Richmond Hospital clinicians practice and prepare for disastersThe MMU recently provided its Applied Disaster Medicine (ADM) course to clinicians from Richmond General Hospital. The course teaches participants about caring for patients in disasters.http://www.bcmmu.ca/news-stories/stories/mobile-medical-unit-helps-richmond-hospital-clinicians-practice-and-prepare-for-disasters2019-05-08T07:00:00Z
Mobile Medical Unit works with Fraser Health to test network connectivity<img alt="Close-up of the MMU Logo on truck " src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/news-stories/stories/2018-11-29_2018_MMU%20Network%20Connectivity.jpg?RenditionID=5" width="923" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Mobile Medical Unit works with Fraser Health to test network connectivityAs a hospital on wheels, MMU recently made a deployment to Delta Hospital to test network connectivity and implement an emergency test case scenario. http://www.bcmmu.ca/news-stories/stories/mobile-medical-unit-works-with-fraser-health-to-test-network-connectivity2018-11-29T08:00:00Z
Study shows Mobile Medical Unit is successful in caring for opioid overdose patients<img alt="Outdoor signage that reads "Overdose Crisis Response"" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/news-stories/stories/2018-11-26_Study%20Shows%20MMU%20successful_01.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Study shows Mobile Medical Unit is successful in caring for opioid overdose patientsResponding to an urgent need for support in caring for opioid overdose patients, the MMU deployed to the Downtown Eastside from December 2016 to May 2017. A study shows the successful deployment provides lessons for communities fighting the opioid crisis.http://www.bcmmu.ca/news-stories/stories/study-shows-mobile-medical-unit-is-successful-in-caring-for-opioid-overdose-patients12018-11-26T08:00:00Z
Mobile Medical Unit provides clinical education to Grand Forks and Nelson<img alt="Mobile Medical Unit in a parking lot" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/news-stories/stories/2018-10-12_MMU%20%20Education%20Grand%20Forks%20Nelson.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Mobile Medical Unit provides clinical education to Grand Forks and NelsonPHSA’s Mobile Medical Unit (MMU) recently deployed to the BC interior to hold clinical education sessions, including disaster medicine, and their first operating room simulation practice. http://www.bcmmu.ca/news-stories/stories/mobile-medical-unit-provides-clinical-education-to-grand-forks-and-nelson2018-10-12T07:00:00Z
Mobile Medical Unit helps Nanaimo practice and prepare for disasters<img alt="Mobile Medical Unit staff posing in front of MMU logo" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/news-stories/stories/2018-07-04_MMU%20Nanimo%20practice%20prepare%20disasters.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Mobile Medical Unit helps Nanaimo practice and prepare for disastersPHSA’s Mobile Medical Unit (MMU) was recently deployed to Vancouver Island to pilot its Disaster Medicine course.http://www.bcmmu.ca/news-stories/stories/mobile-medical-unit-helps-nanaimo-practice-and-prepare-for-disasters2018-07-04T07:00:00Z
Mobile Medical Unit wraps up Fraser Canyon Hospital deployment<img alt="Truck parked outside hospital in snow" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/news-stories/stories/2017-12-14_MMU%20wraps%20up%20FCH%20deployment.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Mobile Medical Unit wraps up Fraser Canyon Hospital deploymentThe Mobile Medical Unit is home for the holidays.http://www.bcmmu.ca/news-stories/stories/mobile-medical-unit-wraps-up-fraser-canyon-hospital-deployment2017-12-14T08:00:00Z
MMU supports renovation at Fraser Canyon Hospital<img alt="Mobile Medical Unit partked outside Emergendy Department" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/news-stories/stories/2017-10-18_MMU%20supports%20renovation%20FCH.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />MMU supports renovation at Fraser Canyon HospitalThe Mobile Medical Unit (MMU) is on the road again, this time to support an emergency department renovation at Fraser Canyon Hospital (FCH) in Hope.http://www.bcmmu.ca/news-stories/stories/mmu-supports-renovation-at-fraser-canyon-hospital2017-10-18T07:00:00Z

 

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