HealthLinkBC - BC Nurseline

Services are provided in English, French, and translation services are available in more than 130 languages upon request. The program/service currently serves all ages. The program/service provides nurse, dietitian, and pharmacist support via telephone and/or care for Cancer, Cardiovascular Disease, Infectious Diseases (i.e. HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis-C), Neurological Disorders, Renal Disease, Respiratory Disease, and Care for all conditions.

Overview of Programs and Services

HealthLinkBC provides 24/7 access to non-emergency health information and advice in British Columbia via telephone, a website, a mobile app, and a collection of print resources.

The website,, provides medically-approved information on more than 5,000 health topics, symptoms, and over-the-counter and prescription drugs and offers tips for maintaining a healthy lifestyle. It also offers an integrated search and mapping function to more than 6,100 health services to help British Columbians find health services close to their home communities. Selected service information is also available on the BC Health Services Locator app for Apple handheld devices.

Residents of British Columbia can call 8-1-1 (7-1-1 for hearing impaired) from anywhere in the province to speak to a registered nurse, dietitian, pharmacist, or to find a health resource in their area. Translation services are available in more than 130 languages upon request.

Your personal information and privacy are kept confidential and protected under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

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Contact Information

Vancouver,  British Columbia
Contact Name: Diana Hooper, Administrative Coordinator
Phone: 8-1-1 or (604) 215-8110


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