Nanaimo Medical Staff Engagement Society

The Nanaimo Medical Staff Engagement Society (NMSES) supports and advocates for the medical staff at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital (NRGH).

Our mission is to develop a cohesive, empowered medical staff that engages with Island Health and the community to optimize patient care.

On this website you will find updates, resources, and news relevant to everyone with privileges at NRGH.

Latest News

NMSES Hello, Goodbye! 2022/23 Details | February 16, 2023

At the end of each year, the Nanaimo Medical Staff Engagement Society likes to welcome all the new physicians that have joined our community, and say goodbye to the departing or departed physicians who have dedicated their time and passion to our healthcare system throughout the years. This is usually done at […]

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Nanaimo & District Hospital Foundation’s Longstanding Chief Executive Officer, Janice Perrino, to Retire on June 30, 2022

NANAIMO, British Columbia, March 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Nanaimo & District Hospital Foundation (the “Foundation”) is announcing that its Chief Executive Officer, Janice Perrino, will retire as of June 30, 2022 after nearly six years with the organization. The Foundation has seen some major changes and experienced tremendous growth under […]

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Upcoming Events

Partners in Care: Bolstering Patient Care and Return to Work Through a WorkSafeBC/Physician Collaboration

Speakers: Dr. Peter Rothfels, MD, Director of Medical Services WorkSafeBC Dr. Alysalim Somani, MD, Manager of Medical Services WorkSafeBC Lionel Earle, Senior Manager Claims and Rehabilitation Services, WorkSafeBC Tamara Erickson, Client Services Manager, WorkSafeBC   Through an interactive presentation, WorkSafeBC’s Medical Services and Case Management Services team will outline the value of […]

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Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) Physician Wellness Group Training Course – Cohort H

COHORT H | JAN 9 – MAR 13, 9:45 – 11:45 AM WEEKLY (MON.) Facilitated by Dr. Melissa Gansner: Melissa is a psychiatrist based in W̱SÁNEĆ and lək̓ʷəŋən territory (aka Victoria, BC) with a special interest in psychotherapy, mindfulness and compassion practices, and supporting new parents. For Melissa, facilitating groups […]

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