Public invited to meeting of local Health Advisory Council

January 13, 2021

FORT McMURRAY – Local and area residents are invited to attend a virtual meeting of the Wood Buffalo Health Advisory Council (HAC) on Wednesday, Jan. 20, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

This is an opportunity to:

Public feedback will be shared with local Alberta Health Services (AHS) leaders to inform
their decision-making.

This meeting will take place via Zoom. To join, please e-mail with the subject line ‘Wood Buffalo’ and you will be sent the Zoom meeting link.

For more information on the Wood Buffalo HAC, visit the AHS website at

HACs 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 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.