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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
MMU delivers education, supports specialized care at Island Health<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/IMG_20161003_112910.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />MMU delivers education, supports specialized care at Island Health​It's been a busy fall for the MMU program – the unit and team were on the road again, this time to Island Health to deliver specialized education and support a First Nations clinic.http://www.bcmmu.ca/news-stories/stories/mmu-delivers-education-supports-specialized-care-at-island-health2016-10-27T07:00:00Z
MMU team delivers disaster education in Creston<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/IMG_3180.JPG" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />MMU team delivers disaster education in Creston​When disaster strikes, BC's Mobile Medical Unit (MMU) and our team hit the road. And, earlier this month, the MMU was in Creston. Thankfully, this MMU trip was for training purposes only. http://www.bcmmu.ca/news-stories/stories/mmu-team-delivers-disaster-education-in-creston2016-09-29T07:00:00Z
PHSA participates in BC’s largest emergency response exercise<img alt="Ex coastal MMU BCHES" src="/PublishingImages/Image-for-web.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />PHSA participates in BC’s largest emergency response exercise​ It was four days of history in the making as several PHSA teams participated in BC's first full-scale earthquake and tsunami exercise. ​http://www.bcmmu.ca/news-stories/stories/phsa-participates-in-bc’s-largest-emergency-response-exercise2016-07-07T07:00:00Z
Partnering on the road to provide in-depth education<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Website-Photo.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Partnering on the road to provide in-depth education​After returning from Port Alberni just five days earlier for another mission, the Mobile Medical Unit (MMU) team was on the road again last week, this time to Merritt to provide specialized education to local clinicians.http://www.bcmmu.ca/news-stories/stories/partnering-on-the-road-to-provide-in-depth-education2016-06-22T07:00:00Z
MMU hosts first cross-border MHCA meeting<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/IMG_1007.JPG" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />MMU hosts first cross-border MHCA meeting​Mobile was the name of the game at last week’s Mobile Health Clinics Association Pacific Northwest Coalition. Hosted by the Mobile Medical Unit (MMU) team at the unit’s warehouse, it was the first time the meeting was held in Canada. http://www.bcmmu.ca/news-stories/stories/mmu-hosts-first-cross-border-mhca-meeting2016-05-05T07:00:00Z

 

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