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

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

Public invited to celebrate Paramedic Services Week

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Alberta - National Paramedic Services Week (May 26-June 1) honours the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) profession and recognizes the professionals wh... Read more

Zen Den deflates EMS stress

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

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

Foundation program furthers EMS research

Monday, January 7, 2019

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

Not your typical P.A.R.T.Y.

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Simulated car crash steers students away from the trauma of impaired driving... Read more

Community paramedic brings care into home

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Program comes to Grande Prairie as part of provincial expansion... Read more

Researchers study emergency department experiences

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

First Nations partnership key to coming up with ideas for improvement... Read more

Support comes in all shapes and sizes

Monday, October 16, 2017

Facility dog provides comfort to EMS staff experiencing psychological stress.... Read more

AHS EMS to use canine comfort to help protect paramedics

Monday, October 16, 2017

CALGARY – Alberta Health Services Emergency Medical Services (AHS EMS) is enlisting some four-legged help to support paramedics experiencing psycholog... Read more

New local EMS station streamlines service

Thursday, October 12, 2017

WABASCA-DESMARAIS – A new local Emergency Medical Services (EMS) station is now open and operational.... Read more

A marathon effort for awareness — in full uniform!

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Crowds lining the route of the Edmonton Marathon may have been startled to see a participant run past them in a full paramedic uniform and bright pink... Read more

EMS unveils medical flight simulator

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

The air ambulance team of Alberta Health Services (AHS) has come up with a novel down-to-earth way to perfect their skills.... Read more

EMS unveils Canada’s first mobile air ambulance simulator

Thursday, June 1, 2017

EDMONTON – Canada’s first mobile flight simulation trailer will be integrated into Alberta Health Services Emergency Medical Services (AHS EMS) air am... Read more

Public invited to attend EMS Fleet Days - Edmonton

Friday, May 26, 2017

National Paramedic Services Week May 28-June 3 honours the Emergency Medical Services profession and recognizes the professionals who provide this vit... Read more

Public invited to attend EMS Fleet Days - South

Friday, May 26, 2017

National Paramedic Services Week May 28-June 3 honours the Emergency Medical Services profession and recognizes the professionals who provide this vit... Read more

Public invited to attend EMS Fleet Days - North

Friday, May 26, 2017

National Paramedic Services Week May 28-June 3 honours the Emergency Medical Services profession and recognizes the professionals who provide this vit... Read more

Public invited to attend EMS Fleet Days - Calgary

Friday, May 26, 2017

Events held in conjunction with National Paramedic Services Week, May 28-June 3.... Read more

AHS EMS launches Facebook account

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

CALGARY – Alberta Health Services’ Emergency Medical Services (EMS) is launching a new Facebook page to help Albertans better understand EMS across th... Read more

Your EMS - Kathlene Eben

Monday, February 27, 2017

Kathlene Eben says if you work for #YourEMS in your home town, someone will remember... Read more

Your EMS - Vehicle Commissioning Team

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Every new AHS ambulance begins and ends its life in the #YourEMS Calgary Vehicle Commissioning unit.... Read more

Your EMS - Uniform Team

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Providing high quality EMS care is a team effort and every team needs a uniform. ... Read more

AHS EMS Dispatch receives international accreditation

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Alberta Health Services Emergency Medical Dispatch system has been recognized by the International Academies of Emergency Dispatchas an Accredited Cen... Read more

Alberta home to Canada’s first Stroke Ambulance

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Specially equipped vehicle to bring hospital-level care to rural patients.... Read more

EMS commends workers' quick thinking and actions

Thursday, July 21, 2016

EDMONTON — Four employees at Edmonton's All Weather Windows are being recognized by Alberta Health Services' Emergency Medical Services for their quic... Read more

For Manny, the beat goes on

Friday, July 22, 2016

EMS lauds workers for using AED to restart colleague's heart.... Read more

Construction begins on new EMS station in Wabasca

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

WABASCA – Construction of a new EMS station, near the Wabasca/Desmarais Healthcare Centre property, began this week and is scheduled for completion ne... Read more

EMS scenario exposes dangers of distracted driving

Monday, June 20, 2016

P.A.R.T.Y. 'crashers' give Grade 9 students a shocking safety lesson... Read more

EMS makes homecoming possible

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Westlock community rallies around H1N1 patient.... Read more

New dashboard highlights quality, safety of EMS care

Thursday, December 17, 2015

New dashboard highlights quality, safety of EMS care.... Read more

Help and healing for EMS staff

Friday, May 1, 2015

Colleagues offer assistance through Peer Support Program.... Read more

Rescue helicopter service continues in southern Alberta

Monday, October 17, 2016

MEDICINE HAT– HALO Rescue will continue to be compensated on a fee-for-service basis to provide valuable air ambulance service to Medicine Hat and sou... Read more

Lloydminster Emergency Medical Services care enhanced

Friday, March 4, 2016

Local and area residents now have access to advanced life support care.... Read more

Family finally gets chance to say thank you

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

EMS crew meets boy whose life they saved five years ago.... Read more

AHS EMS launches new Twitter account

Monday, April 4, 2016

CALGARY – Emergency Medical Services (EMS) is joining Alberta Health Services’ (AHS) growing Twitter presence to help Albertans better understand EMS ... Read more

New disaster bus, trailers added to AHS EMS fleet

Friday, May 8, 2015

Resources can be deployed anywhere in the province.... Read more