RAH Women’s Auxiliary celebrates 120 years

Monday, July 15, 2019

Under sunny skies, the Royal Alexandra Hospital’s (RAH) Women’s Auxiliary celebrated its 120th anniversary in late June with a rooftop garden party at the Ted and Lois Hole Healing Garden.... Read more

Red Deer aims to end PJ Paralysis

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Patient feeling in the pink thanks to new mobility initiative... Read more

Gift boosts support for child and youth mental health

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

$5M given to Mental Health Foundation for integrated youth hubs across Alberta... Read more

Reno completed for Boyle Healthcare Centre

Monday, July 8, 2019

Building upgrades include new patio and generator... Read more

AHS pediatric dietitians hone checkup skills

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Workshops offer nutrition-focused physical exams to treat malnutrition... Read more

Hats off as Glenrose high school grads achieve milestone

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Hospital School Campus students look forward to a future of possibilities... Read more

Healthcare a family affair in Fort McMurray

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Foursome love coming to work together at Northern Lights... Read more

Firefly brings state-of-art care for gynecological cancers

Monday, June 24, 2019

Lois Hole Hospital Women's Society funds enhancement to da Vinci robot... Read more

Research study changes life of migraine sufferer

Monday, June 24, 2019

AHS supported studies advancing patient care... Read more

Lunch is on us!

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Adult Day Program team whips up meals for wildfire evacuees in Grande Prairie... Read more

White Rose adds compassion to palliative care

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Grande Prairie Regional Hospital Foundation partners with QEII to help grieving families... Read more

Routine testing for sickle cell disease now offered to all Alberta babies

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

AHS screening program works to improve newborn health and save lives... Read more

Blood Tribe, AHS celebrate their partnership

Organizations work together to add long-term care beds... Read more

Making hospitals a pain-free zone

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Initiative gives kids and families the tools to lessen pain during procedures... Read more

Latest in PET/CT scan tech coming to Royal Alex

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation gifts $1M to Royal Alexandra Hospital Foundation to support new scanner... Read more

Edmonton service streamlines addiction, mental health care

Monday, June 17, 2019

Access 24/7 centralizes services for adults navigating complex system... Read more

Like father, like daughter

Friday, June 14, 2019

Medicine a family bond and inspiration for doctors Shaun and Jocelynn Gray... Read more

Remembering a loved one

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Erin Fingler honours dad through 10 years of Relay for Life... Read more

Seven decades with a stethoscope

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Beloved Vermilion doctor a big believer in the value of teamwork... Read more

New book shares history of EMS in Calgary

Monday, June 10, 2019

Medical history buffs will delight in a new book that documents the history of Emergency Medical Services in Calgary... Read more

Raise awareness to prevent childhood injuries

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Parachute Safe Kids Week puts focus on fall-prevention strategies... Read more

What Matters to You?

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Asking patients this simple question builds trust and brings comfort... Read more

Fidget quilts a healthy distraction for Three Hills residents

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Pieceful Stitchers community group donates handiwork to benefit seniors... Read more

Families praise Health Link dementia nurse service

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Help is only a phone call away for caregivers with questions... Read more

Construction starts on emergency room space for kids

Friday, May 31, 2019

$3.9M South Health Campus project fully funded by Calgary Health Trust... Read more

Stollery team rallies for Teddy Bear Fun Run

Friday, May 31, 2019

Stollery Children's Hospital Foundation salutes staff for their dedication to kids... Read more

Stroke program has rural Albertans covered

Thursday, May 30, 2019

Farming family grateful for integrated approach to care... Read more

Longtime employee shows heartfelt commitment to Glenrose

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

For more than 25 years, Mo Mnoholitny has backed Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation... Read more

Spin-A-Thon boosts sense of community at Peter Lougheed Centre

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Staff-led event rallies teams for June 5 in support of Calgary Health Trust... Read more

Halal meals now on menu in Fort Mac

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Diverse dietary options offered to patients at Northern Lights Regional Health Centre... Read more

Music like medicine for the mind

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

QEII's newest therapy space a creative outlet with musical instruments... Read more

Vivian Garden as inspiring as its namesake

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Royal Alex dedicates green space to honour longtime employee and volunteer... Read more

A paramedic for the ages

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

After 41 years of loving his job Raj Dattani reflects on his EMS career... Read more

Whitecourt dialysis clinic brings care closer to home

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Families and patients gather to celebrate new service... Read more

Immunize to prevent cervical cancer

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Naomi's story of survival inspires her support for HPV vaccine... Read more

Green thumb grows beauty for the Royal Alex

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Garden guru Colleen Bowers creates spaces of comfort and tranquility... Read more

Auxiliary boosts rehab in Cold Lake

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Equipment donations improve healthcare for area patients... Read more

Stollery unveils redeveloped pediatric ICU

Friday, May 17, 2019

Families of critically ill children will soon have more privacy and comfort with the opening of a redeveloped pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) at the Stollery Children’s Hospital in Edmonton.... Read more

Clinical trial helps give life back to couple

Thursday, May 16, 2019

While still reeling from a breast cancer diagnosis, Sharon Gower learned her husband was facing a cancer diagnosis of his own.... Read more

World Family Doctor Day celebrates dedication

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

High River writer gives thanks for 18 years of care from her family physician... Read more

Technology brings moms closer to ill newborns

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

When medical issues separate mothers from their newborns, technology is helping to bridge the emotional gap at the Misericordia Community Hospital through its award-winning NowICU program.... Read more

Longer clinic hours help patients avoid hospital stay

Friday, May 10, 2019

Some able to receive chemotherapy as outpatients... Read more

Excess weight projected to be second-leading preventable cause of cancer

Thursday, May 9, 2019

AHS UCalgary researchers find nearly 40 per cent of cancers can be prevented... Read more

Cardiologist follows in mom footsteps at Royal Alex

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Dr. Randy Williams draws inspiration daily from nurse's example... Read more

EMBRACE helps newborns ease into life after opioids

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

New program empowers moms and helps babies in withdrawal... Read more

Nimble nurse turns fancy footwork into fundraising

Monday, May 6, 2019

Red Deer's Vanessa Higgins-Nogareda takes home the trophy at celebrity dance off... Read more

Employee generosity boosts child care

Monday, May 6, 2019

Staffer shares why Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation matters to her... Read more

Remembering Murray

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Westman family honours Dad with generous gift to Vermillion Health Centre... Read more

Stollery employee wins big while helping others

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Patricia Capito pockets grand prize in WinWin50.... Read more

Goose, goose ... and six more on the way

Monday, April 29, 2019

EDMONTON — An exceptional family is causing quite the flap at the Royal Alexandra Hospital (RAH).... Read more

Brotherly love a life-saver

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Living kidney donor program brought siblings closer across provinces.... Read more

Pairing up can be a lifesaver

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Kidney Paired Donation program lets couple give, and receive, the gift of life... Read more

Senior regains independence with Restorative Care

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Dedicated Mayerthorpe healthcare team 'wouldn't let me give up'... Read more

Comfort of moms newborns at heart of High River maternity unit

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

$1.4M project fully funded by High River District Health Care Foundation... Read more

Breaking down barriers to care

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

CancerControl Alberta ramps up web with more resources... Read more

Living kidney gift a life-changer

Monday, April 22, 2019

Friends share story for National Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Week... Read more

AHS Women of Vision celebrated

Monday, April 15, 2019

Cardiac surgeon, paramedic, and diversity champ honoured by Global TV... Read more

To Quito with love

Monday, April 15, 2019

Surgeon Marc Moreau and his wife Barb lead medical mission to Ecuador... Read more

Keep a healthy smile for life

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Oral Hygiene Policy promotes good oral health at any age... Read more

AHS a double winner at national healthcare awards

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Physician inclusion efforts earn kudos... Read more

Moving Past Illness

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

The Thrive Centre fitness programs ease the cancer journey... Read more

Never skip a colonoscopy

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Keeping that appointment can be a lifesaver in fight against cancer... Read more

New referral service boosts urology care

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Calgary patients and physicians benefit from Rockyview-based program... Read more

Dietitians Day celebrates our nutrition gurus

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

AHS dietitians give expert guidance to keep Albertans healthy... Read more

Revolutionary gene therapy gives new lease on life

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Clinical Trials Unit performs first-in-Canada procedure at Foothills... Read more

Exploring vulnerability in death and dying

Monday, March 18, 2019

Keynote speaker to share palliative expertise at Mary O'Connor Conference... Read more

She is my angel on Earth

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Living donor programs let Albertans give the gift of kindness... Read more

Taking time to reflect on biases can improve care

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Celebrated physician uses storytelling experiences to advance Indigenous medicine... Read more

Saluting the SPIRIT of Central Zone

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Awards recognize the everyday heroes of healthcare.... Read more

Dialysis care expands in Drayton Valley

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

More hours help more patients access treatment locally.... Read more

Fur babies bring joy to emergency

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Therapy dog program at South Health Campus grows to support emergency department patients and staff... Read more

Dialysis and deliveries ahead for High Prairie

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

New obstetrics program and renal funding bring care closer to home... Read more

Rutherford celebrates 10 years of service

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Southwest Edmonton health centre fosters healthy communities... Read more

Red Deer gets first neonatal nurse practitioner

Friday, February 15, 2019

Hospital’s NICU sees enhanced services for newborns and families.... Read more

Foothills project puts maternal safety first

Friday, February 15, 2019

Initiative ensures prompt diagnosis and care for women who experience blood loss after giving birth.... Read more

The most 'chill' place in Grande Prairie

Friday, February 15, 2019

New sensory room a soothing addition to youth mental health program.... Read more

AHS among partners advancing health research, services

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Members of military, veterans, public safety personnel to benefit... Read more

A new screening program for Alberta babies

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Alberta’s EHDI Program identifies permanent hearing loss as early as possible in a baby’s life... Read more

Walkers Gone Wild!

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Bows, ribbons and fun decor keep seniors mobile, safer and more independent... Read more

Centre for child and adolescent mental health set for Edmonton

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Stollery Children's Hospital Foundation commits $26M toward new facility.... Read more

AHS earns recognition for transformation of supply chain

Monday, February 11, 2019

AHS has one of the top health supply chain management programs in the world... Read more

Education stations keep emergency skills sharp

Monday, February 11, 2019

Clinical educators at Foothills create onsite modules, available around the clock, to bring knowledge to staff... Read more

Community gifts transform emergency department

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Wainwright and District Health Foundation funds state-of-the-art equipment... Read more

The keys to better health

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

New pianos add to music therapy at Fort McMurray Recovery Centre... Read more

Barrhead farm mural stirs fond memories

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Continuing care residents take a shine to rural scenes that remind them of home... Read more

Zen Den deflates EMS stress

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Station creates a tranquil space to combat anxiety of distressing calls... Read more

Caffeine helps premature babies

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Follow-up study done on toddlers shows health benefits... Read more

Mobile health unit brings care closer to home

Monday, February 4, 2019

Rural Wood Buffalo communities to enjoy better access to immunization cancer screening and more... Read more

Rhapsody Awards celebrate Health Care Heroes

Monday, February 4, 2019

North Zone teams physician honoured for rural excellence... Read more

Kipnes family pledges 10 million dollars to advance urology care

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Northern Alberta Urology Centre renamed to honour philanthropists... Read more

Research aims to improve Indigenous health outcomes

Thursday, January 31, 2019

South Zone research project receives $1.4M Alberta Innovates grant... Read more

In the SPIRIT: North Zone celebrates excellence

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Awards program recognizes individual and team achievements for fourth year... Read more

Art for healing and safety sake

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Foothills nurses take up brushes, transform unit walls into canvases to improve patient experience... Read more

Connect Care kickoff energizes first wave

Friday, January 25, 2019

Edmonton zone sites ramp up their readiness for November launch... Read more

Moose Cottage serves up coffee and community

Friday, January 25, 2019

Former Red Deer councillor appreciates space he helped open 25 years ago... Read more

Expansion boosts cancer care in Medicine Hat

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Margery E. Yuill Cancer Centre means residents no longer have to travel... Read more

What is Medical Assistance in Dying MAID

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

MAID is a healthcare option available to Albertans at the end of life... Read more

Medical lead finds joy in helping the dying

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Dr. Dionne Walsh takes time to hear their stories share in their lives... Read more

Pete got his wish for death with dignity

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

We did not want him to suffer as he had for so many years... Read more

I don’t think I’ve done one of these with a dry eye

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Providing Medical Assistance in Dying an honour for physician... Read more

Making peace with mortality

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Navigator ensures patient aware of options in Medical Assistance in Dying... Read more

Lending a helping paw

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Furry friends in Sturgeon pet therapy program lift spirits for all... Read more

Helpers in healthcare for 50 years

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Lac La Biche auxiliary marks golden milestone... Read more

I just hope they see what the auxiliary does

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Raymond volunteer celebrated for half a century of service... Read more

New lift boosts mobility for patients

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Lacombe Health Trust funds LiteGait to help individuals get back on their feet... Read more

Mommy is not coming back

Monday, January 14, 2019

Chinook specialist finds right words to prepare children for loss of a parent... Read more

We must nurture the soul as we heal the body

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Reflection and Renewal Centre at Glenrose brings spirituality into the healthcare journey... Read more

Foundation builds on legacy of care in Claresholm

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

New technology benefits patients clinicians in community... Read more

Building bridges for children health

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Awasisak Indigenous Health Program provides cultural support for Stollery families... Read more

Foundation program furthers EMS research

Monday, January 7, 2019

Paramedic awarded bursary to support study of pre-hospital care... Read more

Mealtime companions prevent malnutrition

Monday, January 7, 2019

Volunteers at University of Alberta Hospital bring friendship and a helping hand for patients... Read more

Improving cultural safety through art

Thursday, January 3, 2019

Elders, AHS and Indigenous artist partner to enhance awareness in Red Deer... Read more

Gamma Knife puts end to years of headaches

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

'I haven't had a migraine since... it's nothing short of a miracle'... Read more