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Physiotherapy

Living a Longer, Healthier Life

Laureen, Lyndsay and Jessica // May 2018

We started developing the program in 2008 when we recognized there was a gap in the community for people with chronic conditions. They didn’t quite... Read more


HELP team

HELP at Foothills

Joanne Neilsen // May 2018

The Hospital Elder Life Program (HELP) at Foothills Hospital in Calgary brings together more than 50 dedicated volunteers, supported by... Read more

Rural Living

Room to Grow

Arne, Amy, and Kathy // April 2018

Living in a rural Alberta community comes with a unique set of challenges and rewards. Discover the lifestyle, the friendly atmosphere, and... Read more

HR Advisor

Welcoming Newcomers

Shikha Mukherjee // April 2018

For about five and a half years now. My team and I act as a one-stop shop for all things Human Resources for the Foothills Medical Centre. We run the... Read more

Central Volunteers

Five Exciting Occupations

JobPostings.ca // March 2018

Canada’s population is aging. The Baby Boomers are getting older. And 2016 marked the first time when we had more seniors (5.9 million) than... Read more

Central Volunteers

Kick off your Career

JobPostings.ca // March 2018

Finding a job in healthcare, or in any field for that matter, can be extremely competitive. For students or recent graduates to distinguish themselves... Read more

NARP

Promoting Quality of Life

Gregory Kennedy // February 2018

Members of the 800-strong Northern Alberta Renal Program (NARP) team take pride in being there for patients through the entire continuum... Read more

Central Volunteers

Pursuit of Volunteer Happiness

Laura Manuel // January 2018

Just imagine a role where you pay people in joy. It’s reality for Brenda Farwell, one of 15 Volunteer Resources coordinators in Central Zone. This team... Read more

Nurse Navigator

Navigating Cancer Treatment

Lori // January 2018

A navigator acts as a centre point of contact for patients, helping them understand their options for treatment, what to expect from the appointments... Read more

Family Room

The Children's Champion

Winter // December 2017

While the doctors, nurses, and other healthcare specialists work on the patient’s physical health, we want to make sure that the child can... Read more

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There are many interesting, challenging, and meaningful careers to be found at AHS. Here you will find stories that provide a glimpse into our employees, teams, and departments.

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