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Public invited to share views about local healthcare delivery

September 5, 2019

Feedback welcome at meeting of Yellowhead East Health Advisory Council

CONSORT – Area residents are invited to share their thoughts on local healthcare delivery and services at an upcoming meeting of the David Thompson Health Advisory Council (HAC).

The meeting will be held Thursday, Sept. 12, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Education Room of the Consort Hospital and Care Centre, 5402 52 Ave.

Alberta Health Services (AHS) Central Zone leadership will provide an update on health services within the zone, and a presentation will be made about mental health access.

This is your opportunity to:

  • Bring your community’s voice forward to provide input on local and regional healthcare.
  • Provide feedback to AHS regarding healthcare services.
  • Learn about the Yellowhead East HAC.

The public is welcome to attend the entire meeting; an opportunity to engage with the council is set for approximately 6 p.m.

For more information, please call 1-877-275-8830 or visit www.ahs.ca/ac.

Health Advisory Councils play an important role in supporting the strategic direction of AHS by engaging members of their communities throughout Alberta in a respectful, transparent and accountable manner. Public participation is essential to improving the quality and accountability of health services. Working in partnership with AHS is an important way to ensure that services are more responsive to the needs of those who use them.

Alberta Health Services is the provincial health authority responsible for planning and delivering health supports and services for more than four million adults and children living in Alberta. Its mission is to provide a patient-focused, quality health system that is accessible and sustainable for all Albertans.

For media inquiries, contact:

Maura Beaton
Alberta Health Services
Advisory Council Relations
403-620-5246