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AHS 100 per cent supportive of Supervised Consumption Service in Red Deer

Friday, December 22, 2017 10:59 AM

There is currently some debate as to where a supervised consumption service (SCS) should be located in Red Deer.... More

AHS serves up fresh food in long-term care facilities

Thursday, November 16, 2017 1:26 PM

Recently, it has been suggested that our long-term care facilities do not serve fresh food, particularly at the Willow Creek Continuing Care Cent... More

Fertility clinic will continue to offer insured health services to those who need them

Friday, November 3, 2017 12:50 PM

Alberta Health Services understands the importance of fertility treatments... More

Medicine Hat to benefit from increased continuing care capacity; care in a more appropriate setting.

Thursday, October 26, 2017 10:30 AM

All Albertans deserve to get timely and effective care in the most appropriate setting.... More

Op-ed response to Calgary Herald Don Braid Column from AHS President and CEO

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 3:03 PM

Last week, Alberta has hosted provincial health ministers from across the country, to discuss common healthcare concerns, and share solutions.... More

We support community water fluoridation. Here’s why.

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 2:57 PM

Community water fluoridation has recently been a popular topic of discussion in media and various communities. As a result, numerous claims, opin... More

Patient safety a priority for AHS employees and physicians

Thursday, August 24, 2017 11:56 AM

Alberta continues to have one of the safest healthcare systems in the country, and the majority of employees, physicians and volunteers are posit... More

Reducing the risk of exposure to cytotoxic medications

Monday, July 31, 2017 4:46 PM

The Alberta Union of Provincial Employees (AUPE) issued a media release recently about five occupational health and safety complaints they filed ... More

EMS dispatch supports high quality patient care

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 3:32 PM

When it comes to providing high quality emergency medical services (EMS) in Alberta, patient safety is at the core of every decision we make, fro... More

Healthcare services for refugees

Thursday, April 13, 2017 10:50 AM

Providing easily accessible and appropriate healthcare services to newcomers to Alberta is important to us.... More