Medical Residents

PARA Benefits Allocation: June 7-20, 2016

Starting June 7, allocate your flex credits for health spending, personal spending and/or RRSP. Check your AHS email or visit Insite for detailed information and flex allocation instructions. If you do not allocate by the June 20 deadline, your flex credits default to a Health Spending Account. You are encouraged to allocate early. If you have questions about your benefits or how to allocate, please contact the HR Contact Centre at 1-877-511-4455. This notice does not apply to PARA members terminating their employment in June 2016.

AHS Security Check Requirement for Residents and Post-Graduate Trainees

Under the Protection for Persons in Care Act, Alberta Health Services (AHS) has a legal obligation to ensure that parties engaged in the delivery of care or support services for AHS undergo Security Checks. To meet this legislative requirement, and as a condition of employment or working in an AHS hospital or facility, all Residents and Post Graduate Trainees (PGTs) are required to produce a valid AHS Security Check (AHSSC).

The AHSSC is obtained through your local police agency. All Residents and PGTs will need to apply for the AHSSC in person.

Contact one of the following agencies to apply for your Security Check:

If outside Alberta, your local police service in the jurisdiction where you have resided for the last three months.


  • AHS Calgary Zone Medical Education Office (403-943-1253)
  • U of C PGME