Major gift to have lasting impact on cardiac care

Thursday, September 19, 2019

University Hospital Foundation donates $10M to Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute... Read more

Young patient’s ‘toy’ far more than child’s play

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Specialist says 3D model will revolutionize heart treatment... Read more

Pooch gets a second chance at life thanks to Mazankowski nurse

Thursday, August 8, 2019

Thanks to Pamela Heggie's cardiac rehab knowledge, Kai has shed 100 lb. and is living life to the fu... Read more

AHS Women of Vision celebrated

Monday, April 15, 2019

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

Continued vigilance encouraged for M. chimaera infection in open heart patients

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Alberta Health Services (AHS) is notifying physicians to consider exposure to M. chimaera bacteria a... Read more

Vintage blueprints stir fond memories

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

University of Alberta Hospital decks the halls with time capsule treasure... Read more

Survivor pays it forward after cardiac arrest

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Dragomir Vujnovic sponsors fundraiser, thanks good Samaritans who performed CPR.... Read more

Mechanical heart health gets a boost

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Ventricular Assist Device education day for patients and family... Read more

National Philanthropy Day celebrates healthcare giving

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Foundations recognize individuals and groups whose generosity makes a positive difference... Read more

Blanket exercise explores Indigenous experience

Friday, August 17, 2018

Edmonton staff physicians learn more about truth and reconciliation... Read more

Photovoice exhibition shows the softer side of care

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

UAH staff, physicians and volunteers were invited last November to take part in a recent photovoice ... Read more

AHS hospitals hit top 40 list

Thursday, December 21, 2017

AHS research hospitals in Calgary and Edmonton placed in the top half of a national ranking – for th... Read more

New Stollery ICU brings comfort, privacy to pediatric heart patients and families

First phase of $18M Stollery critical care expansion funded by Alberta Infrastructure and Stollery C... Read more

Quicker ticker surgery promotes swift recovery

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Racha Kamal, 27, was offered the opportunity to be the first patient at the Mazankowski Alberta Hear... Read more

Mazankowski offers minimally invasive heart surgery

Thursday, October 12, 2017

EDMONTON – The Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute is now home to a minimally invasive heart surger... Read more

Taking charge of your tickers health

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

As a patient with congenital heart disease, Danielle Tailleur has traversed the healthcare system an... Read more

Inside job restores quality of life

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Barely a week after cardiologists at the Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute bypassed his blocked he... Read more

New procedure reduces need for open heart surgery

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Minimally-invasive technique used to bypass blocked arteries, speed recovery.... Read more

M chimaera infection confirmed - open heart surgery patient

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

EDMONTON - AHS is notifying the public of a confirmed case of M. chimaera infection in an adult open... Read more

Pay it forward with the gift of life

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

This is National Organ and Tissue Donor Awareness Week an opportunity to honour organ and tissue don... Read more

It is electrifying

Monday, April 24, 2017

Twenty-four students were shocked quite literally to learn just how electrifying the human heart can... Read more

Mazankowski teams finalists for President’s Excellence Awards

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Selected from a record 99 nominations—representing the work of more than 1228 Alberta Health Service... Read more

Breathing easy and back on his feet

Monday, June 13, 2016

High-tech heart-valve fix heals seniors who are too weak for open-heart surgery.... Read more

High-tech heart-valve fix brings hope for high-risk patients

Thursday, June 9, 2016

EDMONTON — People living with shortness of breath, fatigue and heart failure due to a leaky mitral v... Read more

Local surgical team sets new transplant records in 2015

Thursday, February 25, 2016

EDMONTON – Local surgeons set three new transplant records last year, performing more lung and liver... Read more

Heart-rehab patients can now work out in City rec centre

Monday, February 1, 2016

Heart-rehab patients can now work out in City rec centre AHS-City partnership promotes lifelong heal... Read more

Heart in the right place

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Patient returns to thank entire cardiac care team.... Read more

One-day blitz aims to boost number of organ, tissue donors

Friday, April 17, 2015

Albertans can register intent to donate Monday at Alberta Blue Cross office.... Read more

New program tames wild heartbeats

Friday, March 13, 2015

One-stop shop cuts stroke risk, improves quality of life.... Read more

Irregular, racing heartbeats tamed by Mazankowski service

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

New Atrial Fibrillation Program reduces stroke risk, improves quality of life.... Read more

A quarter-million-dollar day!

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

University Hospital Foundation pumps up Heart Pledges.... Read more

Cardiac hybrid surgery buys time for Calgary newborn

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Mom grateful equipment, expertise available in Alberta.... Read more

Cardiac system doesn’t miss a beat

Monday, January 26, 2015

Fast response shown to prevent heart attacks... Read more

System stops heart attacks before they happen

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Research shows treating patients en route to hospital saves heart muscle.... Read more

Brazilian physicians seek Alberta expertise

Monday, December 8, 2014

Mazankowski cardiologists share absorbable stent know-how.... Read more

Opening the door to research of the future

Friday, November 14, 2014

$1 million Gerald Averback Medical Research Award inspires transformational study.... Read more

A faster, safer way to 'see' heart flow

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Cardiac patients assessed in an hour, with less radiation.... Read more

A quicker, safer way to ‘see’ the flow of a beating heart

Monday, November 3, 2014

Collaboration sees cardiac patients assessed in an hour, with less radiation.... Read more

‘Back-door’ angioplasty clears tough artery blockages

Thursday, October 2, 2014

AHS a world leader in leading-edge procedure.... Read more

Edmonton surgeons break transplant record

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

More procedures done in 10 days than normally done in a month.... Read more

ENCORE keeps hearts stronger to better fight cancer

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

EDMONTON — Keeping the heart strong during cancer treatment to give patients the best outcome is the... Read more

'Mini' heart-valve surgery speeds patients' healing

Friday, April 25, 2014

University Hospital Foundation invests $500,000 to recruit top surgical talent.... Read more

New hope for mom with cystic fibrosis

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Ex-Vivo device used to repair donated lungs before transplant.... Read more

Heart attack study could lead to longer lives for survivors

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

EDMONTON — A study led by the Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute is answering one of the biggest qu... Read more

Team sets transplant record

Thursday, January 2, 2014

Donors’ generosity spurs transplant of 30 organs over 10 days in Edmonton.... Read more