Water quality advisory issued for the Kacikewin Campground Beach area of Lac Ste. Anne

ONOWAY – Due to elevated levels of fecal bacteria currently present in the water in the Kacikewin Ca... Read more

Water quality advisory issued for the Sunset Point Camp Beach area of Lac Ste. Anne

Friday, July 19, 2019

ONOWAY – Due to elevated levels of fecal bacteria currently present in the water in the Sunset Point... Read more

Water quality advisory issued for the Golden Sands area of Lac La Biche Lake

Friday, July 19, 2019

LAC LA BICHE – Due to elevated levels of fecal bacteria currently present in the water in the Golden... Read more

Water quality advisory issued for the McArthur Beach area of Lac La Biche Lake

Friday, July 19, 2019

LAC LA BICHE – Due to elevated levels of fecal bacteria currently present in the water in the McArth... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Wadlin Lake

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

A blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom has been identified in areas of Wadlin Lake... Read more

Albertans urged to be safe as possible on ATVs

Friday, July 12, 2019

Province-wide – Summer weather brings people out to explore the backcountry, and Alberta Health Serv... Read more

New family physician soon to be practising in Athabasca

Friday, July 12, 2019

ATHABASCA – Local residents have increased access to primary care with the arrival of a new family p... Read more

Water quality advisory issued for the Kinosoo Beach area of Cold Lake

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

COLD LAKE – Due to elevated levels of fecal bacteria currently present in the water in the Kinosoo B... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Lac La Biche Lake

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

A blue-green algae bloom has been identified in areas of Lac La Biche Lake... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Lac Ste. Anne

Friday, July 5, 2019

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Lac Ste. Anne... Read more

Water quality advisory issued for the McGrane Beach area of Lac La Biche Lake

Friday, July 5, 2019

Water quality advisory issued for the McGrane Beach area of Lac La Biche Lake... Read more

Shutterbugs invited to submit photos for new hospital

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Photographers are invited to submit photos for display in the new regional hospital under constructi... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory lifted for Minnie Lake

Friday, June 14, 2019

Effective immediately AHS has lifted the blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory that was is... Read more

New family physician now practising in Spirit River

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Local residents have increased access to primary care with the arrival of a new family physician now... Read more

New family physician now practising in Cold Lake

Monday, June 10, 2019

Local residents have increased access to primary care with the arrival of a new family physician now... Read more

Addiction mental health supports in place for residents

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Alberta Health Services will be providing enhanced addiction and mental health services... Read more

Northern Lights Regional Health Centre open and operational

FORT McMURRAY- The Northern Lights Regional Health Centre in Fort McMurray remains open and fully op... Read more

Air Quality Advisories for North Zone

Monday, June 3, 2019

Special air quality statements.... Read more

New family physician now practising in Elk Point

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Local residents have increased access to primary care with the arrival of a new family physician now... Read more

New family physician now practising in High Prairie

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

HIGH PRAIRIE – Local residents have increased access to primary care with the arrival of a new famil... 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 (E... Read more

New family physician now practising in Cold Lake

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

COLD LAKE – Local residents have increased access to primary care with the arrival of a new family p... Read more

Public invited to share views about local healthcare delivery

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Local and area residents are invited to attend a meeting of the Wood Buffalo Health Advisory Council... Read more

Workshops focus on sexual gender minority inclusion

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Local and area residents are invited to attend a free upcoming community workshop about inclusive he... Read more

Public invited to info session about sexting

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Area residents are invited to attend a free community information session to learn about sexting... Read more

Public invited to share views about local healthcare delivery

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Local and area residents are invited to attend a public meeting of the True North Health Advisory Co... Read more

Public invited to share views about local healthcare delivery

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Local and area residents are invited to attend a meeting of the Wood Buffalo Health Advisory Council... Read more

Halal meal options now offered to patients at Northern Lights Regional Health Centre

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

FORT McMURRAY– Patients receiving care at the Northern Lights Regional Health Centre (NLRHC) are now... Read more

Public invited to share views about local healthcare delivery

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

GRANDE CACHE – Local and area residents are invited to attend a meeting of the Peace Health Advisory... Read more

Public invited to community conversation about cannabis

Friday, April 26, 2019

GRANDE PRAIRIE – Local residents seeking to broaden their perspective about cannabis are invited to ... Read more

Public invited to share views about local healthcare delivery

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Local and area residents are invited to attend a meeting of the Lakeland Communities Health Advisory... Read more

Public invited to share views about local healthcare delivery

Monday, April 22, 2019

Local and area residents are invited to attend a public meeting of the Lesser Slave Lake Health Advi... Read more

Public invited to share views about local healthcare delivery

Monday, April 22, 2019

Local and area residents are invited to attend a meeting of the Tamarack Health Advisory Council... Read more

Public invited to share views about local healthcare delivery

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Local and area residents are invited to attend a meeting of the Tamarack Health Advisory Council... Read more

Public invited to share views about local healthcare delivery

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Local and area residents are invited to attend a meeting of the Lakeland Communities Health Advisory... Read more

Public Health Advisory Council meeting postponed

Friday, March 15, 2019

The Wood Buffalo Health Advisory Council public meeting planned for March 20 has been postponed... Read more

Be active and stay healthy with Walk On program

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Residents living in Fort McMurray and the surrounding Wood Buffalo region who are looking to continu... Read more

Residents invited to information session about teen vaping

Monday, March 11, 2019

Area residents are invited to attend a free community information session to learn about the harms v... Read more

New X-ray machine in service at local healthcare centre

Monday, March 11, 2019

Full X-ray services have resumed for patients at the Mayerthorpe Healthcare Centre... Read more

Public invited to share views about local healthcare delivery

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Local and area residents are invited to attend a meeting of the Wood Buffalo Health Advisory Council... Read more

Public invited to share views about local healthcare delivery

Monday, March 4, 2019

Local and area residents are invited to attend a meeting of the Lakeland Communities Health Advisory... Read more

Patients notified about local endoscopy cleaning issue

Monday, February 25, 2019

About 500 individuals at low risk of exposure to infection no ongoing risk... Read more

Health services temporarily relocated during construction

Friday, February 1, 2019

Community health services at the Lac La Biche Provincial Building will be temporarily relocated... Read more

Two medical detox beds open in Swan Hills

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Two medical detox beds have opened at the Swan Hills Healthcare Centre... Read more

Spike in opioid overdose calls prompts public warning

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

AHS is warning the public to take precautions after a significant spike in opioid overdose calls ove... Read more

New family physician now practising in Mayerthorpe

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Dr. Nabeel Al-Gailani is a family medicine physician now practising out of the Mayerthorpe Healthcar... Read more

Two new family physicians now practising in Wabasca

Monday, January 21, 2019

Local residents have increased access to primary care with the arrival of two new family physicians ... Read more

Volunteers sought for health, provincial advisory councils

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Recruiting new volunteer members to Health Advisory Councils across Alberta... 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

X-ray services temporarily affected during construction

Monday, January 14, 2019

X-ray services at the Boyle Healthcare Centre will be temporarily affected when upgrades to its duct... Read more

Local public health services now available weekly

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Local residents now have improved access to a wide range of public health services as Alberta Health... Read more

Residents invited to share views about healthcare at public meeting hosted by True North Health Advisory Council

Local and area residents are invited to attend a public meeting on January 23... Read more

Public invited to meeting of local Health Advisory Council

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Residents are invited to share their thoughts on local healthcare delivery and services at a meeting... Read more

Residents invited to share views about healthcare at public meeting hosted by Wood Buffalo Health Advisory Council

Friday, December 21, 2018

FORT MCMURRAY - Local and area residents are invited to attend a public meeting on January 16 to sha... Read more

Collective agreement reached with AUPE Auxiliary Nursing

Friday, December 14, 2018

EDMONTON – Alberta Health Services (AHS) has ratified a three-year collective agreement with the Alb... Read more

New advisory council to focus on sexual orientation, gender identity and expression

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Alberta Health Services (AHS) is launching a new Provincial Advisory Council early next year that wi... Read more

Candy Cane Campaign to spread cheer and safety tips

Friday, December 7, 2018

GRANDE PRAIRIE – Alberta Health Services’ Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and health promotion depa... Read more

New smartphone application supports cancer patients

Thursday, November 29, 2018

A free smartphone application is now available to support cancer patients and their families through... Read more

Residents 55 and up invited for Grand Ole evening of fun

Monday, November 26, 2018

Local and area residents ages 55 and up are invited to attend the fourth annual Grand Ole YMM Opry C... Read more

Installation begins on new X-ray machine in Mayerthorpe

Monday, November 26, 2018

Installation began November 19 2018 on a new X-ray machine at the Mayerthorpe Healthcare Centre.... Read more

Alberta breast cancer patients experiencing improved care

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

AHS initiative reduces wait time for treatment, increases same-day mastectomies.... Read more

Flu clinic info now on Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

EDMONTON – Up-to-date Alberta Health Services (AHS) influenza immunization clinic information is now... Read more

AHS promotes National Addictions Awareness Week

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Several events planned in Grande Prairie later this month.... Read more

Residents invited to share views about healthcare at public meeting hosted by Wood Buffalo Health Advisory Council

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

FORT MCMURRAY– Local and area residents are invited to attend a public meeting on November 21. ... Read more

Upgraded MRI machine operational at Northern Lights

Monday, November 5, 2018

FORT McMURRAY – Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) services resumed today at the Northern Lights Regio... Read more

Residents invited to share views about healthcare at public meeting hosted by Lesser Slave Lake Health Advisory Council

Monday, November 5, 2018

Slave Lake – Local and area residents are invited to attend a public meeting on November 19. This is... Read more

Health clinic adds morning, afternoon appointment slots

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Evening clinics adjusted to provide more staffing during busiest times.... Read more

Sick or treat? Let your costume be the only scary thing

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

With Halloween one day away this time of year can be spooky but influenza can be really scary.... Read more

Residents invited to share views about healthcare at public meeting hosted by Tamarack Health Advisory Council

Friday, October 26, 2018

Local and area residents are invited to attend a public meeting on November 8.... Read more

Workshops focus on sexual gender minority inclusion

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Local and area residents are invited to attend a free community workshop about inclusive health and ... Read more

Residents invited to share views about healthcare at public meeting hosted by Lakeland Communities Health Advisory Council

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Local and area residents are invited to attend a public meeting on November 7... Read more

AHS influenza immunization program begins Monday

Friday, October 12, 2018

Starting Oct. 15 Albertans have the opportunity to protect themselves and others against influenza t... Read more

Installation begins on upgraded MRI machine

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Installation begins this week on a new magnetic resonance imaging scanner at the Northern Lights Reg... Read more

AHS seeks new members for Wisdom Council

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Alberta Health Services is currently seeking Indigenous Albertans to become members of the Wisdom Co... Read more

New family physician now practising in Valleyview

Thursday, October 4, 2018

VALLEYVIEW – Local residents have increased access to primary care with the arrival of a new family ... Read more

New family physician now practising in High Prairie

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Local residents have increased access to primary care with the arrival of a new family physician now... Read more

New family physician practising in Westlock Barrhead

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Local residents have increased access to primary care with the arrival of a new family physician.... Read more

Queen Elizabeth II Hospital Parking Services office relocates

Thursday, September 27, 2018

GRANDE PRAIRIE — The Alberta Health Services Parking Services Office at the Queen Elizabeth II Hospi... Read more

Volunteers needed to assist leading six-week workshop series

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Volunteers needed to lead a free AHS workshop series designed to help Albertans develop skills to li... Read more

Residents invited to learn more about addiction and mental health services at Peace Health Advisory Council session

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

GRANDE PRAIRIE –Local and area residents are invited to attend a public information session on Tuesd... Read more

Residents invited to public meeting hosted by True North Health Advisory Council

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

PADDLE PRAIRIE – Local and area residents are invited to attend a public meeting on September 26th. ... Read more

New day program for youth launched in the North Zone

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

GRANDE PRAIRIE – A new day program for youth has been launched for the residents of Grande Prairie a... Read more

Local public health services resuming later this week

Monday, September 10, 2018

REDWATER – Alberta Health Service (AHS) is restoring local public health services starting Thursday,... Read more

Residents invited to public meeting hosted by Lesser Slave Lake Health Advisory Council

Friday, September 7, 2018

High Prairie – Local and area residents are invited to attend a public meeting on September 17th.... Read more

AHS promotes World Suicide Prevention Day on Sept. 10 - North Zone

Friday, September 7, 2018

NORTH ZONE – Monday, Sept. 10 marks World Suicide Prevention Day, an internationally recognized even... Read more

Residents invited to public information session hosted by Tamarack Health Advisory Council

Friday, September 7, 2018

WHITECOURT – Local and area residents are invited to attend a public information session on Saturday... Read more

Residents invited to public meeting hosted by Wood Buffalo Health Advisory Council

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

ANZAC – Local and area residents are invited to attend a public meeting of the Wood Buffalo Health A... Read more

Local heliport temporarily closed for upgrades

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

SMOKY LAKE — The heliport at the George McDougall-Smoky Lake Healthcare Centre is being temporarily ... Read more

Residents invited to share views about healthcare at public meeting hosted by Lakeland Communities HAC

Thursday, August 30, 2018

ATHABASCA– Local and area residents are invited to attend a meeting of the Lakeland Communities Heal... Read more

Cold Lake Healthcare Centre heliport temporarily closed for repairs

Monday, August 20, 2018

COLD LAKE — The heliport at Cold Lake Healthcare Centre will be temporarily closed for repairs, begi... Read more

Installation begins today on replacement CT scanner

Friday, August 17, 2018

FORT McMURRAY – Installation begins today on a new computed tomography (CT) scanner at the Northern ... Read more

Newly recruited family physician accepting new patients

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

FAIRVIEW — A new local family physician – Fairview’s fourth – is now accepting patients.... Read more

New supportive living residence now open in Smoky Lake

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

SMOKY LAKE — A new supportive living residence is helping to meet Smoky Lake’s growing and changing ... Read more

Provincial lab announces first CEO and official name

Thursday, July 26, 2018

EDMONTON – The Board of Alberta Health Services (AHS) has appointed Craig Ivany as CEO of Alberta’s ... Read more

Permanent dialysis clinic opens at local healthcare centre

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

WHITECOURT – A permanent dialysis clinic inside the Whitecourt Healthcare Centre opens today, expand... Read more

Bat in Jasper National Park tests positive for rabies; protect yourself from rabies

Friday, July 20, 2018

JASPER – Alberta Health Services and Parks Canada have confirmed that a bat captured in Jasper Natio... Read more

Albertans reminded to protect themselves from West Nile virus infection

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

NORTH ZONE – Alberta Health Services is reminding Albertans to take precautions necessary to protect... Read more

Heliport at Cold Lake Healthcare Centre reopens

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

COLD LAKE — The heliport at Cold Lake Healthcare Centre has reopened and is fully operational.... Read more

Albertans reminded about summer ATV safety

Friday, June 29, 2018

Ahead of the Canada Day long weekend and National Injury Prevention Day on July 5, Alberta Health Se... Read more

AHS team to improve healthcare for homeless population

Friday, June 15, 2018

FORT McMURRAY – A new local healthcare team is hitting the streets to deliver a wide range of servic... Read more

Alberta Health Services warns public about text scam

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Alberta Health Services (AHS) is warning the public about a text scam involving the use of the organ... Read more

New online tool to help Albertans understand health system

Monday, June 11, 2018

CALGARY — The first module of Healthcare 101 – a new online information series – is now available to... Read more

AHS ranked among best in world for integration of care

Friday, June 8, 2018

EDMONTON – Alberta Health Services (AHS) has been identified as being one of the top five most integ... Read more

Dialysis treatment now offered at Hinton Healthcare Centre

Monday, June 4, 2018

HINTON – Residents living in Hinton and surrounding areas now have improved access to hemodialysis s... Read more

New Opioid Dependency Program opens in High Prairie

Monday, June 4, 2018

HIGH PRAIRIE – High Prairie and area residents have increased access to opioid replacement therapy.... Read more

Alberta Health Services celebrates World No Tobacco Day

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Alberta Health Services (AHS) is raising awareness about the health risks associated with smoking du... Read more

Public invited to share views about local healthcare delivery

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Feedback welcome at meeting of Tamarack Health Advisory Council... Read more

Residents invited to public meeting hosted by True North Health Advisory Council

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Rainbow Lake – Local and area residents are invited to attend a public meeting on May 31.... Read more

ATV users urged to drive sober, safely this long weekend

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Albertans planning to ride their all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) over the Victoria Day long weekend are ... Read more

Heliport at Westlock Healthcare Centre reopens

Friday, May 11, 2018

WESTLOCK — The heliport at Westlock Healthcare Centre has reopened and is fully operational.... Read more

Residents invited to information session hosted by Tamarack Health Advisory Council

WESTLOCK– Local and area residents are invited to attend a public information session on May 25.... Read more

Cold Lake Healthcare Centre heliport temporarily closed for upgrades

Friday, May 4, 2018

COLD LAKE — The heliport at Cold Lake Healthcare Centre will be temporarily closed to allow for upgr... Read more

Residents invited to public meeting hosted by Peace Health Advisory Council

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Peace River – Local and area residents are invited to attend a public meeting on May 15.... Read more

Residents invited to share views at public meeting - Wood Buffalo Health Advisory Council

Friday, April 27, 2018

FORT MCMURRAY– Local and area residents are invited to attend a public meeting on May 16. This is an... Read more

Queen Elizabeth II outpatient lab hours changing April 30

Monday, April 23, 2018

GRANDE PRAIRIE – Schedule adjustment to provide more staffing during busiest times.... Read more

AHS co-hosts provincewide bladder cancer education event

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

CALGARY — Alberta Health Services (AHS) and Bladder Cancer Canada are inviting bladder cancer patien... Read more

Public Health services now available in Janvier

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

JANVIER — Alberta Health Services (AHS) is now offering Public Health services in Janvier.... Read more

AHS co-hosts provincewide bladder cancer education event

Monday, March 26, 2018

CALGARY — Alberta Health Services (AHS) and Bladder Cancer Canada are inviting bladder cancer patien... Read more

Funds secured for CT scanning suite at local health centre

Thursday, March 22, 2018

LAC LA BICHE – Alberta Health Services (AHS) has partnered with the Lac La Biche Regional Health Fou... Read more

Dialysis treatment now offered at Edson Healthcare Centre

Friday, March 16, 2018

EDSON – Residents living in Edson and surrounding areas now have access to hemodialysis services at ... Read more

AHS encourages Albertans to catch some ZZZs

Friday, March 16, 2018

Today, Alberta Health Services marks World Sleep Day, an internationally recognized event designed t... Read more

Air ambulance service update

Thursday, March 15, 2018

PEACE RIVER – Alberta Health Services (AHS) has confirmed that Peace River residents will continue t... Read more

Provincewide effort lessens patient impact of ICU delirium

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Frontline staff in intensive care units (ICUs) around the world are today paying special attention t... Read more

Public invited to Tamarack HAC information session

Thursday, March 1, 2018

EDSON – Local and area residents are invited to attend an information session March 13 and learn mor... Read more

New CT scanner coming to Northern Lights Regional Health Centre

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Work is now underway to upgrade and replace the computed tomography (CT) scanner at Northern Lights ... Read more

Estimated emergency wait times now on Amazon’s Alexa

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

CALGARY — Estimated emergency department wait times and the latest Alberta Health Services (AHS) new... Read more

Alberta Health Services wins three top employer awards

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

EDMONTON – Alberta Health Services (AHS) continues to garner recognition as one of the best places t... Read more

Alberta Health Services reaches agreement with nurses

Friday, February 16, 2018

EDMONTON – Alberta Health Services (AHS) has ratified a three-year collective agreement with United ... Read more

Play to spark community conversations about reconciliation - St. Paul

Friday, February 9, 2018

Alberta Health Services is proud to support the Theatre for Living production, šxʷʔam̓ət (home).... Read more

Play to spark community conversations about reconciliation - Peace River

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Alberta Health Services is proud to support the Theatre for Living production, šxʷʔam̓ət (home).... Read more

AHS warns about caller advising breast self-exam

Friday, January 26, 2018

Alberta Health Services (AHS) is working with the RCMP to warn women in northern Alberta to be aware... Read more

Albertans urged to check naloxone kits

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Albertans in possession of naloxone kits are being asked to check the contents to ensure they contai... Read more

AHS celebrates National Non-Smoking Week

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

January 21-27 is National Non-Smoking Week, and Alberta Health Services (AHS) is partnering with com... Read more

Wood Buffalo seniors encouraged to be active stay healthy

Monday, January 15, 2018

Seniors living in Fort McMurray and the surrounding Wood Buffalo region are invited to start the new... Read more

AHS expanding screening for tuberculosis exposure at Fort McMurray daycare

Monday, January 8, 2018

Today, Alberta Health Services (AHS) will be expanding screening for pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) exp... Read more

Construction begins on new heliport at local hospital

Thursday, December 21, 2017

The heliport is being built on land at the back of the hospital, as an elevated platform approximate... Read more

New advisory council to focus on seniors, continuing care

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

The council includes 15 people from across the province who have personal interactions with continui... Read more

Residents invited to take part in mental wellness workshops

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Local residents are invited to attend a new series of mental wellness workshops designed to improve ... Read more

Spread joy, not germs: stay healthy this holiday season

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

'Tis the season of celebratory gatherings and – unfortunately – the spread of seasonal illnesses and... Read more

Online patient feedback portal outage from Nov. 9 to 14

Friday, November 17, 2017

Alberta Health Services (AHS) online patient feedback portal experienced an outage from November 9 t... Read more

Make a pledge for Change Day Alberta

Monday, November 6, 2017

Join the international movement to spark positive change for health... Read more

Alberta Health Services named one of Canada’s Top Employers

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

EDMONTON – Alberta Health Services (AHS) has been recognized as one of the best places to work in Ca... Read more

First weekly data report posted for 2017-18 influenza season

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Alberta Health Services (AHS) today posted the first weekly data update for the 2017-18 influenza se... Read more

AHS influenza immunization program begins Monday - North Zone

Friday, October 20, 2017

NORTH ZONE – Starting Monday (Oct. 23), Albertans have the opportunity to protect themselves and oth... 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... 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

Upgrades temporarily affect outpatient lab hours at QEII

Friday, October 6, 2017

GRANDE PRAIRIE – Alberta Health Services (AHS) is reminding area residents the Queen Elizabeth II (... Read more

AHS marks Mental Illness Awareness Week

Monday, October 2, 2017

ATHABASCA – Alberta Health Services (AHS) is hosting activities to mark this year’s Mental Illness A... Read more

Electrical upgrades at QEII Hospital temporarily affect outpatient laboratory hours

Friday, September 29, 2017

GRANDE PRAIRIE – The Queen Elizabeth II (QEII) Regional Hospital’s outpatient laboratory will be clo... Read more

Third pediatrician recruited to community in past five months

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

FORT McMURRAY — Another new pediatrician has been recruited to practise in Fort McMurray, increasing... Read more

AHS promotes World Suicide Prevention Week

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

NORTH ZONE – September 10 marks World Suicide Prevention Day, an internationally recognized event de... Read more

Website helps parents manage childhood illness, injury

Thursday, September 7, 2017

CALGARY – With the new school year upon us, Alberta Health Services (AHS) would like to remind paren... Read more

Advisory council to focus on seniors and continuing care

Thursday, September 7, 2017

CALGARY – Alberta Health Services (AHS) is recruiting volunteer members for its new Provincial Advis... Read more

AHS warns about caller advising breast self-exam

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

EDMONTON/NORTH – Alberta Health Services (AHS) is warning women in the Edmonton area and northern Al... Read more

Sodium bicarbonate drug shortage update

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Dr. Francois Belanger, Vice President, Quality and Chief Medical Officer, provided the following upd... Read more

AHS notifying individuals of potential tuberculosis exposure

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

JASPER - Alberta Health Services (AHS) has today notified 37 individuals potentially exposed to a co... Read more

Sodium bicarbonate drug shortage mitigation

Saturday, June 17, 2017

EDMONTON — Alberta Health Services (AHS) is taking steps to minimize patient impacts from a shortage... Read more

Two new family medicine physicians recruited to Slave Lake

Monday, June 12, 2017

Three additional family medicine physicians providing care in town on interim basis.... Read more

New High Prairie Community Health and Wellness Clinic opens next week

Thursday, June 8, 2017

HIGH PRAIRIE – The High Prairie Community Health and Wellness Clinic is moving into its new building... Read more

Reduce the risk of falls from windows and balconies

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

EDMONTON – It’s Child Safety Week and Alberta Health Services (AHS) is reminding Albertans of the po... Read more

Albertans urged to be safe as possible on ATVs this summer

Monday, June 5, 2017

It’s Child Safety Week and Alberta Health Services (AHS) is reminding all Albertans to make all-terr... Read more

Apply to join the Wood Buffalo Health Advisory Council

Friday, June 2, 2017

FORT McMURRAY– Alberta Health Services (AHS) invites members of the public to apply to join the loca... Read more

AHS advisory council recruiting new members

Friday, June 2, 2017

FORT McMURRAY – Alberta Health Services (AHS) is recruiting new volunteer members to the Wood Buffal... Read more

Foundation funds new Audiology equipment in St. Paul

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

St. PAUL – Residents in and around St. Paul will soon be able to benefit from two pieces of new equi... Read more

Simple precautions can reduce risk of hantavirus

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Alberta Health Services (AHS) is reminding Albertans to take simple steps to protect themselves from... Read more

AHS doctor honoured for role in developing MAID process

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

EDMONTON – The Alberta Health Services (AHS) physician who led the development of Alberta’s framewor... Read more

AHS celebrates World No Tobacco Day

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

PEACE RIVER – Alberta Health Services (AHS) is raising awareness about World No Tobacco Day, observe... 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... Read more

AHS celebrates World No Tobacco Day next week

Friday, May 26, 2017

Alberta Health Services is raising awareness about World No Tobacco Day observed annually on May 31.... Read more

Albertans encouraged to continue proper cooking of oysters following outbreak conclusion

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

On May 11, the Public Health Agency of Canada declared the outbreak of gastrointestinal illnesses li... Read more

Residents invited to attend heliport open house

Thursday, May 18, 2017

FORT McMURRAY — Residents of Fort McMurray and the surrounding Wood Buffalo area are invited to atte... Read more

Parking lot repaving to begin this week at QEII Hospital

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Residents advised of temporary changes to parking access.... Read more

AHS holds events to mark Mental Health Week, May 1-7 - North Zone

Monday, May 1, 2017

NORTH ZONE – Alberta Health Services (AHS) invites you to boost your mental health by enjoying some ... Read more

Tips to manage stress as wildfire anniversary approaches

Friday, April 28, 2017

FORT McMURRAY – Next week marks the first anniversary of the Fort McMurray wildfire and evacuation, ... Read more

AHS marks National Organ, Tissue Donor Awareness Week

Monday, April 24, 2017

Alberta Health Services (AHS) is honouring organ and tissue donors and their families who have given... Read more

Newly recruited physicians to set up practice this summer

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Two new arrivals bring total number of doctors recruited in past six months to nine.... Read more

Hospital heliport construction expected to start later this year

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Heliport will offer direct route to emergency department, operating room, ICU.... Read more

New High Prairie Health Complex to open next month

Monday, March 20, 2017

HIGH PRAIRIE - The new High Prairie Health Complex will open to the public on the week of April 10, ... Read more

Albertans urged to properly cook oysters to reduce ongoing risk of gastrointestinal illness

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Alberta Health Services (AHS), together with provincial and federal partners, continue to investigat... Read more

Seven new physicians recruited to Fort McMurray post-wildfire

Thursday, March 9, 2017

FORT McMURRAY — Residents of Fort McMurray will soon have increased access to pediatrics, psychiatry... Read more

Boyle Healthcare Centre resumes regular service

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

The Boyle Healthcare Centre is once again fully operational and able to admit patients.... Read more

Alberta's stroke teams slash time to diagnose, treat patients

Monday, March 6, 2017

Provincewide improvement initiative reduces average 'door-to-needle' time by half.... Read more

Boyle Healthcare Centre Emergency Department reopens

Friday, March 3, 2017

BOYLE – The Emergency Department at the Boyle Healthcare Centre reopened at 3 p.m. today (Friday, Ma... Read more

Support available for people affected by others’ addiction

Monday, February 27, 2017

GRANDE PRAIRIE – Residents with a friend or family member struggling with addiction are invited to j... Read more

Alberta cancer incidence, mortality rates trend downwards

Friday, February 3, 2017

CALGARY – The rate at which Albertans are dying from cancer continues to decrease, according to newl... Read more

Planning for new Beaverlodge health facility moves forward

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Plans are moving ahead for a new health care facility in Beaverlodge, replacing one of the oldest ho... Read more

Residents invited to take the Winter Walk Day Challenge

Thursday, January 26, 2017

SWAN HILLS – February 1 is Winter Walk Day in Alberta – and Alberta Health Services is encouraging S... Read more

Residents invited to take the Winter Walk Day Challenge

Thursday, January 26, 2017

GRANDE PRAIRIE – Feb. 1 is Winter Walk Day in Alberta – and Alberta Health Services is encouraging G... Read more

Albertans reminded to cook shellfish to reduce risk of illness

Friday, January 20, 2017

EDMONTON – Ten cases of gastrointestinal illness potentially linked to consumption of raw oysters ar... Read more

AHS to open "mini" dialysis units in Whitecourt and Hinton

Friday, December 9, 2016

Six-station dialysis unit will also partially open at new Edson Healthcare Centre.... Read more

Candy Cane Campaign to spread cheer and safety tips

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

NORTH ZONE – Alberta Health Services’ Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and Health Promotion departme... Read more

Mental health and wellness resources for the holidays

Thursday, December 1, 2016

FORT McMURRAY – The holiday season can be a time of peak stress for people, particularly for those s... Read more

New breast milk drop site opens in Fort McMurray

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

FORT McMURRAY – Alberta Health Services (AHS) and NorthernStar Mothers Milk Bank are excited to anno... Read more

AHS promotes National Addictions Awareness Week - North Zone

Thursday, November 10, 2016

NORTH ZONE – Alberta Health Services (AHS) is helping Albertans to reduce risk factors and promote p... Read more

New Edson Healthcare Centre Opening November 1

Monday, October 24, 2016

EDSON - The new Edson Healthcare Centre (3837 6 Ave.), including its emergency department, opens to ... Read more

Influenza immunization program begins Monday

Friday, October 21, 2016

Starting Monday (October 24), Albertans will have the opportunity to protect themselves and others a... Read more

Auxiliary funds new equipment at QEII Regional Hospital

Monday, October 17, 2016

Patients at the Queen Elizabeth II Regional Hospital are now benefiting from several pieces of new e... Read more

AHS recruits five new members to Peace HAC

Monday, October 17, 2016

GRANDE PRAIRIE – Alberta Health Services (AHS) has appointed five volunteer members to its Peace Hea... Read more

Four new members recruited to Lakeland Communities HAC

Monday, October 17, 2016

Health Advisory Councils give communities a voice in health care planning.... Read more

AHS recruits five new members to Lesser Slave Lake HAC

Monday, October 17, 2016

Health Advisory Councils give communities a voice in health care planning.... Read more

AHS recruits four new members to Tamarack HAC

Monday, October 17, 2016

Health Advisory Councils give communities a voice in health care planning.... Read more

AHS recruits four new members to True North HAC

Monday, October 17, 2016

Health Advisory Councils give communities a voice in health care planning.... Read more

Provincewide study looks at ways to keep seniors healthier

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Researchers weigh impacts of personalized education and covering costs of medications.... Read more

Inappropriate access investigation prompts patient notification

Monday, September 26, 2016

EDMONTON – Following the conclusion of a privacy investigation, Alberta Health Services (AHS) is not... Read more

AHS launches Academy for Tobacco Prevention

Thursday, September 22, 2016

New interactive resource another tool to help prevent tobacco use among.... Read more

Screen Test celebrates 25 years of early cancer detection

Monday, September 19, 2016

CALGARY – Screen Test is celebrating 25 years of mobile mammography services across Alberta, which h... Read more

Website helps parents manage common childhood illnesses and injuries

Thursday, September 15, 2016

A new website is now online that will help parents manage common childhood illnesses and injuries wh... Read more

Fibre cable cut near Dixonville impacts communications in northwest Alberta

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

DIXONVILLE - A fibre cable cut about 20 kilometres north of Dixonville has impacted communications w... Read more

Mental health expert to answer questions via Twitter chat, Fort McMurray

Thursday, September 8, 2016

FORT McMURRAY — Parents, teachers and students will have an opportunity to learn more about self-car... 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, ... Read more

Beyond the Headlines

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Physicians provide excellent on-call care at Northern Lights Regional Health Centre.... Read more

Task force to develop Beaverlodge community health care plan

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

BEAVERLODGE – A joint task force with members from Beaverlodge, including leadership from the Town o... Read more

Addictions experts to answer questions via Twitter chat

Monday, July 25, 2016

GRANDE PRAIRIE — Anyone interested in learning more about specialized addictions programs that are a... Read more

Healthcare service restoration for Fort McMurray near completion

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

FORT McMURRAY – Residents of Fort McMurray now have access to all of the healthcare services that we... Read more

New family physician accepting patients in Manning

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

MANNING — A newly recruited family physician is now accepting patients, increasing local access to p... Read more

New nurse practitioner providing support to community

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

RED EARTH CREEK – Residents now have access to a nurse practitioner who will be providing support to... Read more

Albertans reminded to protect themselves from West Nile virus infection

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Alberta Health Services (AHS) is reminding Albertans to take precautions necessary to protect themse... Read more

Newly recruited family physician practising in Mayerthorpe

Monday, July 4, 2016

MAYERTHORPE — Local residents in Mayerthorpe have increased access to primary care with the arrival ... Read more

Newly recruited physician now practising in Swan Hills

Monday, July 4, 2016

SWAN HILLS – A newly recruited family physician is now practising medicine in Swan Hills.... Read more

Cancer care service phased restoration for Fort McMurray

Thursday, June 30, 2016

A phased re-opening of the Fort McMurray Cancer Centre will begin July 11, 2016.... Read more

Healthcare service restoration for Fort McMurray continues

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

FORT McMURRAY – The temporary Fort McMurray Medical Centre at the Keyano Syncrude Sport and Wellness... Read more

More than $870,000 invested in local health care

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

ELK POINT — More than $870,000 in roof repairs at the Elk Point Healthcare Centre have recently been... Read more

Healthcare service restoration for Fort McMurray continues

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Residents of Fort McMurray now have access to almost all healthcare services that were available in ... Read more

Heat safety: simple tips to keep in mind this summer

Monday, June 20, 2016

It’s the first day of summer and Alberta Health Services (AHS) is reminding Albertans to keep heat s... Read more

First baby born at Northern Lights Regional Health Centre following the wildfire evacuations

Friday, June 17, 2016

FORT McMURRAY — Staff and physicians at the Northern Lights Regional Health Centre (NLRHC) in Fort M... Read more

Healthcare service restoration for Fort McMurray continues

Friday, June 10, 2016

FORT McMURRAY – Residents of Fort McMurray will have access to core hospital services starting June ... Read more

Celebrate newly renovated Barrhead Community Cancer Centre

Thursday, June 9, 2016

BARRHEAD — The public is invited to attend an open house to view the newly completed renovations at ... Read more

Full obstetrics service returns to Slave Lake

Monday, June 6, 2016

Expectant mothers in Slave Lake can once again have their babies in their own community with the ret... Read more

AHS raises awareness of e-cigarette health effects on World No Tobacco Day

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

NORTH ZONE— Alberta Health Services (AHS) Tobacco Reduction Program is raising awareness about the h... Read more

Board names Dr. Verna Yiu as AHS President and CEO

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

The Alberta Health Services Board has named Dr. Verna Yiu the organization’s new President and CEO, ... Read more

New website helps Albertans say thanks for care received

Friday, May 20, 2016

CALGARY – A new website launched today by Alberta Health Services (AHS) responds to ongoing requests... Read more

Here's your chance to be heard

Friday, May 13, 2016

AHS now recruiting for advisory council volunteers to share information, gather public viewpoints.... Read more

UPDATE: AHS involvement in Fort McMurray wildfire disaster

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

FORT McMURRAY – Alberta Health Services (AHS) is continuing to support Albertans impacted by a wildf... Read more

Evacuated patients and clients to be airlifted to care facilities

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

FORT McMURRAY – All acute care patients and continuing care clients evacuated earlier from Northern ... Read more

All patients successfully evacuated from Northern Lights Regional Health Centre

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

FORT McMURRAY – Alberta Health Services (AHS) has evacuated all patients and continuing care clients... Read more

AHS wants you to get loud about your mental health

Monday, April 25, 2016

Make a difference in your wellbeing and encourage others.... Read more

Local heliport reopens, improving access to critical care

Thursday, April 21, 2016

STARS can now land its helicopters at Westlock Healthcare Centre.... Read more

Event showcases continuing care services and supports

Monday, April 18, 2016

Alberta Health Services and Covenant Health are hosting public expositions in Calgary and Edmonton t... Read more

AHS following up on cluster of TB in homeless population

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

FORT McMURRAY – Alberta Health Services (AHS) is completing followup on a cluster of infectious pulm... Read more

More than $200,000 invested in local health care

Monday, April 4, 2016

Upgrades and repairs improve service at Radway Continuing Care Centre.... Read more

Permanent Dialysis Unit coming to Lac La Biche

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

A permanent six-station dialysis unit will be constructed at the William J. Cadzow – Lac La Biche He... Read more

Mental health services at Lakeland temporarily relocated

Monday, March 28, 2016

SLAVE LAKE – Alberta Health Services (AHS) programming and services at the Lakeland Centre (101 Main... Read more

Residents invited to information session about dementia

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

GRANDE PRAIRIE – Local and area residents are invited to a free information session called Understan... Read more

Local heliport opens, improving access to critical care

Monday, March 7, 2016

STARS can now land at Grande Cache Community Health Complex.... Read more

New family physician now practising in Fairview

Thursday, February 25, 2016

FAIRVIEW — Local residents have increased access to primary care with the arrival of a newly-recruit... Read more

Catch-up immunization clinics offered in Lac La Biche

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Parents of eligible children encouraged to book an appointment.... Read more

New supportive living residence now open in Slave Lake

Friday, February 5, 2016

SLAVE LAKE – Points West Living, Alberta Health, Alberta Health Services (AHS) and the Town of Slave... Read more

Study shows almost half of cancers are preventable

Thursday, February 4, 2016

About 45 per cent of cancer cases in Alberta are linked to a handful of modifiable factors, accordin... Read more

Pertussis outbreak declared over in North, Central zones

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

NORTH ZONE – Pertussis outbreaks in the North and Central zones of Alberta Health Services (AHS) hav... Read more

AHS expands access to take-home naloxone kits

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

29 walk-in clinics now able to prescribe drug, offer training to fentanyl users... Read more

Residents invited to take the Winter Walk Day Challenge

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

February 3 is Winter Walk Day in Alberta and Alberta Health Services is encouraging residents to mak... Read more

AHS celebrates National Non-Smoking Week, North Zone

Monday, January 18, 2016

GRANDE PRAIRIE — This week (Jan. 17-23) is National Non-Smoking Week, and Alberta Health Services (A... Read more

Residents can sign up to receive daily positive texts

Monday, January 18, 2016

NORTH ZONE – Northern Alberta residents seeking more positivity in their lives can now sign up for A... Read more

AHS celebrates National Non-Smoking Week, North Zone

Friday, January 15, 2016

PEACE RIVER — Next week (Jan. 19-25) is National Non-Smoking Week, and Alberta Health Services (AHS)... Read more

Influenza data prompts immunization reminder

Thursday, January 14, 2016

EDMONTON – Following confirmation of five deaths in individuals with influenza and a significant wee... Read more

New breast milk drop site opens in Grande Prairie

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

GRANDE PRAIRIE – Alberta Health Services (AHS) and NorthernStar Mothers Milk Bank are excited to ann... Read more

Local Family Care Clinic moves to Healthcare Centre

Friday, January 8, 2016

SLAVE LAKE – Alberta Health Services (AHS), in partnership with Alberta Health and the Town of Slave... Read more

AHS expands early childhood programming in Slave Lake

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

SLAVE LAKE — Starting in January, AHS staff will lead a new set of Early Childhood Intervention Prog... Read more

Spread joy, not germs: stay healthy this holiday season

Thursday, December 10, 2015

'Tis the season of celebratory gatherings, and – unfortunately - the spread of seasonal illnesses an... Read more

Dr. Verna Yiu appointed interim President and CEO

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Linda Hughes, Chair of the Alberta Health Services Board, announced today the appointment of Dr. Ver... Read more

More than $2.5 million invested in Ft. McMurray health care

Monday, December 7, 2015

Upgrades, repairs improve Northern Lights Regional Health Centre... Read more

Candy Cane Checkstops to spread cheer and safety tips

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Alberta Health Services' Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and Health Promotion department are once a... Read more

Northern Lights Health Centre heliport will be delayed

Friday, November 27, 2015

Alberta Health Services (AHS) is committed to building a heliport at Northern Lights Regional Health... Read more

Government responds to concerns about site of Fort McMurray continuing care facility

Friday, November 20, 2015

After listening to concerns raised by the Fort McMurray community, the government is moving the site... Read more

New family physician now practising in High Prairie

Thursday, October 29, 2015

HIGH PRAIRIE — Local residents have increased access to primary care with the arrival of a new famil... Read more

More than $560,000 invested in local health care

Thursday, October 29, 2015

FAIRVIEW — More than $560,000 in upgrades are being made to the Fairview Health Complex.... Read more

Full-time child psychiatrist recruited to Grande Prairie

Monday, October 26, 2015

GRANDE PRAIRIE — Residents in Grande Prairie and surrounding communities have increased access to me... Read more

Alberta’s influenza immunization program begins Oct. 20

Monday, October 19, 2015

GRANDE PRAIRIE – Starting tomorrow, Tuesday, Oct. 20, Albertans will have the opportunity to protect... Read more

More than $1.5 million invested in local health care

Monday, September 21, 2015

ATHABASCA — More than $1.5 million in repairs and upgrades have been completed in the last year at t... Read more

New family physician practising in McLennan and Falher

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

McLENNAN / FALHER — Local residents have increased access to primary care with the arrival of a new ... Read more

Training in teamwork essential for saving young lives

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

CALGARY – New research shows training in teamwork and communication translates into better performan... Read more

More than $1.1 million invested in local health care

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

COLD LAKE — More than $1.1 million in upgrades were completed this summer at the Cold Lake Health Ce... Read more

Whooping cough outbreak declared in AHS North Zone

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

GRANDE PRAIRIE — Alberta Health Services (AHS) has declared a whooping cough (pertussis) outbreak in... Read more

Work continues on new heliport for Fort McMurray

Thursday, August 6, 2015

FORT McMURRAY – Design work for the construction on the Northern Lights Regional Health Centre’s roo... Read more

New family physician now practising in Whitecourt

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

WHITECOURT - Local residents have increased access to primary care with the arrival of a new family ... Read more

Alberta Health Services offers local prenatal class

Friday, July 24, 2015

BEAVERLODGE — Expectant mothers and their partners are invited to a day-long prenatal class Sept. 12... Read more

Another OB/GYN specialist recruited to Fort McMurray

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

FORT McMURRAY — Another obstetrician/gynecologist (OB/GYN) has been recruited to Fort McMurray, incr... Read more

Spine surgery program improving lives in Wood Buffalo

Monday, June 22, 2015

FORT McMURRAY – Local and area residents who require elective spine surgeries can now get the care t... Read more

AHS recruits another new family physician to High Prairie

Monday, May 11, 2015

HIGH PRAIRIE — Alberta Health Services (AHS) continues to make progress on its goal to increase acce... Read more

New family physician practising in Slave Lake

Thursday, May 7, 2015

SLAVE LAKE — Local residents have increased access to primary care with the arrival of another new f... Read more

Construction begins on heliport at local health complex

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Construction has started on the Grande Cache Community Health Complex heliport, which will improve a... Read more

AHS announces new contract EMS delivery for St. Paul

Monday, April 27, 2015

ST. PAUL — Emergency Medical Services (EMS) will be provided in the St. Paul area by Prairie EMS eff... Read more

Parents invited to learn how to protect kids from addictions

Monday, April 20, 2015

FORT McMURRAY – Local parents are invited to a free event next month to learn how to help their chil... Read more

Alberta Health Services offers kindergarten Health Fair, Grimshaw

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

GRIMSHAW — Children starting kindergarten this September and their families are invited to a kinderg... Read more

AHS North Zone hosts recognition events for National Volunteer Week

Friday, April 10, 2015

Alberta Health Services (AHS) is celebrating volunteers for the vital role they play in the support ... Read more

Experts discuss raising healthy kids for life

Thursday, March 5, 2015

GRANDE PRAIRIE - Learn about literacy and language, physical activity and immunization.... Read more

New OB/GYN specialist recruited to Fort McMurray

Thursday, February 26, 2015

FORT McMURRAY — Residents in the Wood Buffalo area will soon have increased access to obstetrical an... Read more

New family physician now practising in Fairview

Thursday, February 12, 2015

FAIRVIEW — Local residents have increased access to primary care with the arrival of a newly-recruit... Read more

Northern Alberta Renal Program offers seven-day dialysis

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

EDMONTON – Three Alberta Health Services (AHS) dialysis sites in Edmonton are now open seven days a ... Read more