New Interior Health chair visits

Clearwater is a model for other small communities on how to deal with health care issues, Erwin Malzer says

Members of Dr. Helmcken Memorial Hospital Auxiliary meet with Erwin Malzer

Members of Dr. Helmcken Memorial Hospital Auxiliary meet with Erwin Malzer

Members of Dr. Helmcken Memorial Hospital Auxiliary show Erwin Malzer, the new chair of the Interior Health Authority, the items they have for sale in the Gift Corner in the hospital.

Pictured are (l-r) volunteer Joan Shipley, corresponding secretary Marilyn Collison, charter member Gertie McKeown, president Gail Capostinsky, Erwin Malzer, and community integration health services administrator for Thompson-Cariboo rural Berni Easson.

Clearwater is a model for other small communities on how to deal with health care issues, Malzer said. The IHA chair also visited with town council plus hospital staff during a visit on Wednesday.