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Health Services

First-Aid Room and Nurse

The College nurse (LPN) has her office in a fully-equipped First-Aid room. She is available to see students on a part time and regular drop-in basis to provide treatment for minor ailments, to give health and nutritional advice, to give assistance to students in applying for medical insurance, and to direct students to health/medical resources in the community that they may require.

The College nurse also participates in Orientation and ELC registration. She provides information and advice in the 'CC Rider' newsletter and by CC email on a wide variety of health and safety issues.


Support Services

  • Various pamphlets and information are available in the First Aid room
  • Can provide information on support services available in the Lower Mainland
  • Support Services may include:
    Clinics and Family Medicine, Dentists, Optometrists, Registered Counselors, Psychiatrists and Psychologists. Registered Massage therapy, Acupuncture and other licensed health and wellness services.

Telephone Links to Health Services

If you have a serious emergency in British Columbia, and require the police, ambulance or fire department, please call 911.

If you have questions about your health and you have a BC Services or Care Card, please call 811.

If you require more information about health services in Vancouver or the Lower Mainland, please call 311.

Medical Clinics Near Columbia College

Broadway Station Medical Clinic
2516 Commercial Drive
Telephone: +1 604 872 5377

Cross Roads Walk in Clinic (CR+)
#350-507 West Broadway
Monday to Saturday 8am to 9pm
Telephone: +1 604 568 7229

Stein Medical Clinics (Walk in clinics. You do not need an appointment)
887 Dunsmuir Street (nearest to Granville Street Skytrain Station)
Telephone: +1 604 688 5924

Dr. Fang speaks Cantonese and Mandarin
Weekday and Saturday hours
#188 – 550 Burrard Street (nearest to Burrard Skytrain Station)
Telephone: +1 604 688 5924
Weekday hours only

Ultima Medicentre
1055 Dunsmuir Street


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