The stockings were hung next to newborns with care…

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Christmas came a little early to Sturgeon Community Hospital this year when art students from St. Al... Read more

Rescue kittens bring joy to seniors

Monday, December 19, 2016

Long-term care residents at Didsbury Hospital purr-fectly content with wee furball friends.... Read more

You’re never too old to be active

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Home exercise program gets seniors moving to improve independence and well-being.... Read more

A lifeline for indigenous mothers

Friday, December 9, 2016

$1.3M pledged to improve maternal health in Edmonton, Maskwacis and Little Red River Cree Nation.... Read more

Getting fit and "feeling amazing"

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Exercise program making a difference in the lives of Grande Prairie residents.... Read more

Filling the Tank with Health and Wellness

Monday, November 28, 2016

Training courses in the Wood Buffalo area help people find ways to self-care and stress management.... 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

Women’s health program expanded in Fort Sask

Thursday, November 17, 2016

New doctor specializing in obstetrical and gynecological care improves the patient experience for wo... Read more

Walking Miracle Aizad Bilal announced as Alberta Children’s Hospital Champion Child

Monday, November 14, 2016

For Bilal Tanweer, describing the place his son, 15-year old Aizad Bilal, and their family has spent... Read more

AHS hospitals make national top-research list

Thursday, November 10, 2016

AHS research hospitals in Calgary and Edmonton have placed in the top half of a national ranking sur... Read more

Rimbey volunteer shares her culture with residents

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Through the generous spirit of volunteer Poonam (Pam) Singh, staff and patients at the Rimbey Hospit... Read more

Stopping an outbreak before it starts

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

It happens every year. Influenza or gastrointestinal illnesses find their way into care facilities, ... Read more

New service a baby boon

Monday, November 7, 2016

Stollery neonatologists help rural, critically ill newborns.... Read more

Thankful to have survived

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Edmonton woman advocates for influenza immunization after almost dying.... Read more

Changing cancer care on a global scale

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Dr. Barry Bultz honoured with Alberta Order of Excellence, Arthur M. Sutherland Award.... Read more

More privacy, comfort and safety

Friday, October 7, 2016

Royal Alex's $3.8M newly renovated Emergency Department opens its doors.... Read more

Syrian Refugee finds welcome help in AHS EPH Team

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

The heart of environmental public health.... Read more

Keeping seniors on track for superior health

Friday, September 30, 2016

New study employs free preventive meds, education to help seniors better follow their treatment plan... Read more

LTC residents try their hands at new art program

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Express Yourself... Read more

Environmental Public Health Week

September 26 - 30 is Environmental Public Health Week: an opportunity for us to learn more about - a... Read more

Turning silence to sound for 30 years

Friday, September 23, 2016

Glenrose Cochlear Implant Service marks milestone anniversary.... Read more

Mammography volunteer detects her own cancer

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Screen Test celebrates 25 years and 2,500 cancers caught early.... Read more

In Their Own Words

Monday, September 19, 2016

Health info given in native tongue.... Read more

New website helps parents manage common childhood illnesses and injuries

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Reliable information now online for minor childhood illness and injury not requiring treatment in th... Read more

Sisters team up to boost diabetes research

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Alberta Children’s Hospital contributes to global TrialNet study.... Read more

Teenage fundraisers cover all the bases

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Strathmore Mental Health receives $3,700 donation.... Read more

Putting a positive face on stressful situation

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Volunteer makes wait times more comfortable for patients and their families.... Read more

Seniors enjoy comforts of home longer

Monday, August 29, 2016

CHOICE Program marks 20 years of teamwork for AHS, CapitalCare.... Read more

Stollery kids to benefit from new $36M operating suite

Friday, August 26, 2016

Family-friendly design improves surgical journey for young patients.... Read more

Superhero Grime Fighters visit Alberta Children’s Hospital

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Masked heroes bring sunshine and smiles to young patients.... Read more

A clean sweep

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

The Royal Alexandra Hospital (RAH) is serious about having the cleanest hospital grounds in Edmonton... Read more

Learning first aid for the mind

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Alberta Health Services volunteers lining up to get Mental Health First Aid certification.... Read more

Disability turns into ability

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Michael Burrows overcame a stutter to find he wanted to help others.... Read more

A place of pride

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Camrose welcomes LGBTQ alliance group with rainbow colours... Read more

Study looks at benefits of early exoskeleton use

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Researchers eye benefits for spinal cord injury patients.... Read more

Top marks for spinal care

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

AHS hospitals earn accreditation, recognition from Rick Hansen Institute.... Read more

Antipsychotic toolkit now available nationwide

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Alberta is the leading province in this work.... Read more

Babies chill out

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Cooling device protects brains of newborns at risk during transport.... Read more

Telehealth connects patients with specialists across Alberta

Monday, July 25, 2016

After James Heembrock shattered his kneecap falling on the ice near his home in Okotoks in February,... 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

Breathing easier with all the comforts of home

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Program helps patients with chronic lung disease cope better in familiar surroundings.... Read more

Spirit of invention alive and well at Glenrose

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

New technology hub puts rehab hospital at forefront of health-care innovation.... Read more

AHS leader elected Canadian Nurses Association president

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Shellian 'honoured and grateful,' will maintain AHS role... Read more

AHS Board Member awarded highest Canadian civilian honour

Monday, July 4, 2016

Glenda Yeates awarded by the Governor General as a Member of the Order of Canada.... Read more

AHS Board Chair awarded highest honour in Alberta

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Linda Hughes will become a member of The Alberta Order of Excellence October 19.... 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

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

3D imaging cuts radiation dose for kids

Monday, June 13, 2016

Scoliosis patients safer with new diagnostic technology at Stollery Children’s Hospital.... Read more

102 reasons to celebrate a birthday

Friday, June 10, 2016

Born before the First World War, centenarian Else Lindberg takes the cake at CapitalCare.... Read more

New lease on life for kids with sickle cell anemia

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Novel therapy grows new immune system from transplanted family stem cells.... Read more

Foothills Hospital celebrates 50 years with week long celebration

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Opened in 1966, Foothills Medical Centre (FMC) has grown to be one of Canada’s largest hospitals.... Read more

Living Your Best Life with Cancer and Beyond

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

CancerControl Alberta event connects patients with survivors.... Read more

Saving young lives for two decades

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Dr. Daniel Garros marks milestone at the Stollery.... Read more

Watching over the water

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Public health inspector Kevin Jeroncic makes a splash for public health.... Read more

'I derailed that night'

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Thankful her suicide bid failed, EMS member shares her courageous journey back to mental health... Read more

Wellness Exchange program empowers Calgary man to change his life

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Partnership between AHS and the Drop In Centre provides mental health support to Calgary’s most vuln... Read more

Stroke centre in Westlock achieves timely recoveries

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Minutes and seconds. For Janna Ziegler, they made the difference between life as a stroke patient an... Read more

Revolutionary surgery protects young brains

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Alberta Children’s Hospital offers new procedure to ease pressure of hydrocephalus... Read more

Courage & Hope - Stories from the Wildfires

Our staff at the Fort McMurray hospital put patients before their own families and loved ones during... Read more

Taking the pressure off moms-to-be

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Researchers test new way to predict risk of high blood pressure in pregnancy.... Read more

A mom’s shoes are hard to fill

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

A future in healthcare is a family affair.... Read more

Perking up parking at the QEII Hospital

Monday, May 2, 2016

Easing public and staff parking pressures in Grande Prairie.... Read more

'Cheaters' prosper sooner after rotator cuff surgery

Friday, April 29, 2016

New research shows not wearing a sling can speed up patients' return to mobility.... Read more

Immunization: Be Aware; Get Protected

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

The week of April 25, 2016 isn’t only the last week of the month: it’s also Immunization Awareness W... Read more

Taking the drama out of trauma followups

Friday, April 22, 2016

Canada’s first nurse practitioner-led Outpatient Trauma Clinic cares for patients from bedside to po... Read more

Putting lives back on track

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

To see Janet Schlinker out and about today, you’d never guess that just last year there was doubt th... Read more

Something to smile about

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

With this in mind, Ulrich worked with AHS public health nurses and partnered with Banff dentist Dr. ... Read more

Caregivers take a tour in dementia patients shoes

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Alberta Health Services (AHS) staff at the Barrhead Continuing Care Centre have a newfound appreciat... Read more

Stepping up to the plates

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Hospital patients and visitors in Medicine Hat and Lethbridge have a new way to pay for parking.... Read more

Families get helping hands

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

When Scott and Becky Lindsay found out they were having triplets, they knew they would need some ext... Read more

Mini-medi works marvels

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

As the child life specialist on pediatrics at Chinook Regional Hospital, Maria Malcolm is known for ... Read more

Different strokes

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Robotic research aims to help kids with early brain injuries.... Read more

Centre makes wellness a new way of life

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Mike Gough moved to Calgary in 2014 in hopes of starting a new life.... Read more

Seniors help seniors through song

Monday, April 4, 2016

Marion Kadikoff doesn't think of giving back to seniors in her community as work. Instead, the Athab... Read more

Returning the favour

Monday, April 4, 2016

Grateful cancer patient paying it forward by becoming an oncology nurse.... Read more

Oral Health: it’s about more than the Mouth

Monday, April 4, 2016

With April being Oral Health Month, it’s a great time to think about the importance of keeping your ... Read more

AHS nurses named as Top 100 in a century

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

The College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA) recently named the Top 100 nurse... Read more

Young doc leads from the top

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Dr. Ryan Oland became Edmonton Zone’s youngest chief of medical staff when he took on the position a... Read more

Having a ball

Monday, March 28, 2016

Local hockey club scores fans by taking the game to residents.... Read more

Every drop counts

Monday, March 28, 2016

Moms and babies benefit as Red Deer breast milk donation site opens.... Read more

Bringing camaraderie to the table

Monday, March 28, 2016

More than just food.... Read more

Inner city care growing

Thursday, March 24, 2016

Edmonton health care team recognized for inner city care.... Read more

A weekend of big wins

Thursday, March 24, 2016

Royal Alex video claims top honours.... Read more

Exercise a big plus in beating prostate cancer

Thursday, March 24, 2016

New AHS research shows physical activity after diagnosis helps men live longer.... Read more

New Recovery Centre Opens

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Estimates show one in 10 Albertans over the age of 15 will battle a drug or alcohol dependency, but ... Read more

Helping kids breathe easier

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Asthma research gives electronic care guide to family docs.... Read more

Helping kids who beat cancer get some shut-eye

Monday, March 21, 2016

New research aims to help young cancer survivors sleep easier.... Read more

Giving a baby’s brain the room to grow

Friday, March 18, 2016

Stollery’s first-in-Canada skull-shaping surgery marks 10th anniversary.... Read more

Babies, parents cosy up in new Family Care Unit

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Stollery neonatal intensive care makes rooms more comfortable for Moms and Dads.... Read more

Still going strong after half a century

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Fort Saskatchewan auxiliary marks milestone with special tea.... Read more

Sheldon M. Chumir Health Centre launches its first Give Back Campaign

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

AHS inner city health centre collects shoeboxes filled with art supplies for children in need.... Read more

The gift of life

Friday, February 26, 2016

Record-breaking 144 liver and lung transplants performed in Edmonton in 2015.... Read more

Helping patients exercise while they dialyze

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Two years ago, Fred Sydor, 84-year-old Edmonton man, joined a pilot project to start exercising duri... Read more

Grande Prairie Milk Drop open for business

Friday, February 19, 2016

Karen Gilkyson was on bed rest at the Royal Alexandra Hospital in Edmonton when she first heard abou... Read more

NODA volunteers comfort the dying

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

A unique Alberta Health Services (AHS) program in Calgary is offering support and kindness to patien... Read more

CT scans come home for Leduc residents

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Local couple donates $100,000 to help Black Gold Health Foundation buy equipment.... Read more

Partnering to save lives

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

February is Heart Month – and it’s also the month when Alberta Health Services (AHS) South Zone staf... Read more

Doc nurse-for-a-day stint takes Facebook by storm

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

In less than four days, a photo of Dr. Laurance Lequier, Medical Director of the Stollery Pediatric ... Read more

Practise makes for perfect OR care

Monday, February 8, 2016

Novice operating-room nurses polish skills in CAMIS simulation training.... Read more

Winter wishes do come true

Friday, February 5, 2016

Kids say thank-you for toys, hot lunch from Northeast Edmonton Community Health Centre.... Read more

Smoking and home oxygen a lethal mix

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Senior shares painful lesson for Burn Awareness Week.... Read more

New beds make it easier to admit ED patients

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Sturgeon Community Hospital Foundation funds 14 new Medicine beds.... Read more

Heart-rehab patients hit their local gym

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

AHS-City partnership promotes lifelong health, eases transition from hospital.... Read more

High River Community Cancer Centre expansion

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

When 63-year-old high school teacher Scott Forbes learned he had incurable stage four colon cancer i... Read more

Sweet dreams are made of ZZZs

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

A poor night’s sleep can negatively impact daily functioning, the immune system and healing, and is ... Read more

Crafts bring smiles to cancer patients in waiting room

Friday, January 22, 2016

Creativity and Kindness Cart a plus for the Cross Cancer Institute.... Read more

Positive texts daily encourage healthy outlook

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Northern Albertans can now enjoy supportive text messaging service.... Read more

Flu Champ takes a shot for good health

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

For Alexis Skeels, getting her annual flu shot is a no-brainer: 'You could say I saw the big picture... Read more

Rebel with a cause

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

To look at 6-ft 3-in hockey player Austin Shmoorkoff today, you’d never know he started life at bare... Read more

Weighty issues given support

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Bariatric peer support group helps people improve their health and change their lives.... Read more

Slave Lake Family Care Clinic grows into new space

Friday, January 15, 2016

A new home is needed to help meet Slave Lake’s primary care needs.... Read more

Moving to a new level of care

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Seniors might worry about the prospect of moving from their own homes into supportive living or long... Read more