Where does our money come from?

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Glen Copping | September 24th, 2014

Ever wonder how we get our health care dollars? Or how they are divided up? If you have seen me speak in person at one of our staff forums, you may remember my picture of a money tree – oh, if only it were that simple.

In this short video, I’ve answered a few of the questions I’m often asked about our funding at a provincial level. I hope it gives you some context for our budget and opens the door to leading, or joining, financial discussions in your workplace.

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Glen Copping
email iconglen.copping@vch.ca  

As Chief Financial Officer and VP of Systems Development & Performance Glen is responsible for Financial Services, General Counsel and Legal Services, Facilities, Business Initiatives and Support Services (BISS), Patient Flow Improvement, Internal Audit, Supply Chain and Logistics, and Decision Support. He also serves as the Executive Lead for Lower Mainland Consolidated Medical Imaging.

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