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Study shows Mobile Medical Unit is successful in caring for opioid overdose patients<a href="http://www.bcmmu.ca/news-stories/stories/study-shows-mobile-medical-unit-is-successful-in-caring-for-opioid-overdose-patients1" target="_blank"><img alt="Sign at MMU deployment site with text "Overdose crisis response"" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/sign_resized3.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" /></a>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="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/IMG_8771_resized.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="MMU team" src="/PublishingImages/about/the-team/NRGH_Team%20Photo.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="" src="/PublishingImages/FCH_Deployment.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="" src="/PublishingImages/IMG_7106_Compressed.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
Award-winning, historic Mobile Medical Unit deployment comes to a close<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/MMU_HEABC.JPG" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Award-winning, historic Mobile Medical Unit deployment comes to a closeLast month, BC’s Mobile Medical Unit (MMU) packed up from its temporary location at 58 West Hastings Street in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside after more than six months supporting health care workers on the frontlines of the opioid overdose crisis. http://www.bcmmu.ca/news-stories/stories/award-winning-historic-mobile-medical-unit-deployment-comes-to-a-close2017-06-29T07:00:00Z
MMU collaborates with Interior Health to deliver specialized education<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/IMG_0539.JPG?RenditionID=3" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />MMU collaborates with Interior Health to deliver specialized educationCollaborative. Informative. Fun. These are just a few of the words participants at a recent education session in Oliver used to describe their training in BC’s Mobile Medical Unit (MMU). http://www.bcmmu.ca/news-stories/stories/mmu-collaborates-with-interior-health-to-deliver-specialized-education2017-06-19T07:00:00Z
MMU deploys to support national conference<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/IMG_20170603_074245.jpg?RenditionID=3" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />MMU deploys to support national conferenceThe Mobile Medical Unit (MMU) program recently deployed its most important resource to support a national conference: its team.http://www.bcmmu.ca/news-stories/stories/mmu-deploys-to-support-national-conference2017-06-05T07:00:00Z
MMU continues to provide critical support to overdose crisis<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/MMU%20overhead.JPG" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />MMU continues to provide critical support to overdose crisisIt’s been eight weeks since BC’s Mobile Medical Unit (MMU) was deployed to the Downtown Eastside to help support the record-breaking number of overdoses. http://www.bcmmu.ca/news-stories/stories/mmu-continues-to-provide-critical-support-to-overdose-crisis2017-03-06T08:00:00Z
MMU deployed to help respond to opioid overdose crisis<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/IMG_6226.JPG" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />MMU deployed to help respond to opioid overdose crisis​Beginning today, patients who overdose in the Downtown Eastside may be taken to BC's Mobile Medical Unit (MMU) to recover, easing the pressure on emergency departments and paramedics dealing with the record-breaking number of overdoses.http://www.bcmmu.ca/news-stories/stories/mmu-deployed-to-help-respond-to-opioid-overdose-crisis2016-12-13T08:00:00Z

 

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