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Together we can save lives

Friday, May 18, 2018 4:13 PM

As the opioid crisis in Alberta continues to work its way into our cities, towns, suburbs and homes, Alberta Health Services (AHS) remains commit... More

Parking fees protect healthcare dollars

Friday, May 11, 2018 10:50 AM

We know that paying for parking can place additional stress or frustration on people visiting a hospital for care, or visiting loved ones receivi... More

Air ambulance updates will improve patient care

Friday, March 16, 2018 2:32 PM

Alberta Health Services announced on March 15 that Peace River residents will continue to have access to high quality air ambulance service... More

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