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Petitioning Network Director Perinatal Services, Interior Health Ruth Johnson and 9 others

Kelowna General Hospital Needs Designated Lactation Consultant Services to Support New Mothers and Babies

Kelowna General Hospital supports more than 1600 births per year, making the largest birthing centre in the region. However, unlike smaller hospitals within the region, KGH does not have dedicated lactation consultant services to support new moms on their journey.

This petition was delivered to:
  • Network Director Perinatal Services, Interior Health
    Ruth Johnson
  • Minister of Health
    Hon. Terry Lake (Minister of Health)
  • MLA Westside-Kelowna
    Christy Clark
  • MLA Kelowna
    Steve Thomson
  • MLA Lake Country
    Norm Letnick
  • Maternity and Paediatrics Clinical Manager Kelowna General Hospital
    Beverly Sieker
  • Vice President Tertiary Services, Interior Health
    Susan Brown
  • Vice President Medicine & Quality, Interior Health
    Dr. Jeremy Etherington
  • President and CEO, Interior Health
    Dr. Robert Halpenny
  • Premier of British Columbia
    Christy Clark

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