Alberta Wildfires Emergency Alert

Areas of Northern Alberta remain under mandatory evacuation orders or alerts. For details on affected communities visit Alberta Emergency Alert.

Updates from Alberta Health Services will be posted on our Wildfire Resources page. Updates from the Alberta government will be posted on their emergency page.

Policy & Procedure

Hand hygiene is a shared responsibility. Patients, staff, medical staff, and visitors to Alberta Health Services will be supported to encourage one another to perform hand hygiene in accordance with the Alberta Health Services’ Hand Hygiene Policy and Hand Hygiene Procedure.

The hand hygiene policy and procedure has been updated as of June 1st, 2017. Please familiarize yourself with the changes to the revised policy and procedure. Here are helpful resources: