New urgent and primary care centre to open in Vernon

Vernon Morning Star: Patients in Vernon will now have better access to health care with the opening of a third urgent and primary care centre in the Interior. The Vernon Urgent and Primary Care Centre is the 13th urgent and primary care centre to be announced in the B.C. government’s primary care strategy and is expected to serve 42,000 additional patient visits once fully operational in early 2020. The facility in Kamloops has served more than 10,320 patients since its opening in June 2018 and a facility in Kelowna is expected to open in December.