Practicum in a Pandemic

Brittany & Nicole - September 2020

Student placements play an important role in the development of healthcare professionals, providing first-hand training and real-life experience... Read More


Directing Dialysis Treatment

Emma - April 2019

As a member of Alberta Kidney Care – North, Emma plays an important role in improving the quality of life for patients and families living with... Read More


Hearing Detection

Hope - January 2019

With the recent launch of the Early Hearing Detection Intervention (EHDI) Program across Alberta, audiologists are identifying hearing loss... Read More


Supporting People With Disabilities

Christy Weis - November 2018

The myths, misperceptions, and stigma around disability often cause people to make unfair and untrue assumptions about people... Read More


Giving Back as a Travel Nurse

Arlene - September 2018

There is lots to learn and experience working in a smaller area. If you’re interested in the Locum Program, try it! The staff organizing the... Read More


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... 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 - 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

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