AHS to provide full-time ambulance service in Nordegg

Monday, December 22, 2014

RED DEER — Starting next year, Alberta Health Services (AHS) will be providing 24-hour Emergency Med... Read more

AHS and HSAA agree to new collective agreement

Monday, December 15, 2014

EDMONTON – Alberta Health Services (AHS) and the Health Sciences Association of Alberta (HSAA) have ... Read more

AHS recruits new family physician for Bassano

Monday, December 15, 2014

Doctor expected to arrive in town in 2015 and start practising in the spring.... Read more

HQCA survey shows steady growth in patient satisfaction

Thursday, December 11, 2014

EDMONTON – Alberta Health Services’ commitment to patient- and family-centred care is reflected in a... Read more

Spread joy, not germs: stay healthy this holiday season

Thursday, December 11, 2014

'Tis the season of celebratory gatherings,and – unfortunately – the spread of seasonal illness. With... Read more

AHS, Catholic Bishops formalize collaborative partnership

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Agreements clarify respective roles of AHS and appointed Catholic chaplains.... Read more

Care standardized for Albertans with chronic kidney disease

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

CALGARY – Albertans living with chronic kidney disease (CKD) are receiving improved diagnosis and tr... Read more

Fewer patients will need surgery for esophageal cancers

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

New technology enables more Albertans to undergo minimally invasive procedure.... Read more

Local surgical team implants world’s smallest pacemaker

Monday, December 8, 2014

CALGARY – In an Alberta first, a medical team at Foothills Medical Centre (FMC) is now implanting th... Read more

AHS recommends private well water testing to some residents of Parkland, Leduc and Sturgeon Counties

Thursday, December 4, 2014

EDMONTON – Recent water testing results have shown that water from some private wells in Parkland, L... Read more

Construction underway on new supportive living facility

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Points West Living will add 139 living spaces offering multiple levels of care.... Read more

AHS releases Phase 1 Edmonton Zone 2030 Plan health care service reports

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

EDMONTON – Alberta Health Services has undertaken a comprehensive planning process to look at health... Read more

Testing rules out Ebola Virus Disease in Calgary Zone patient

Friday, November 28, 2014

CALGARY – Alberta Health Services (AHS) has been managing a potential case of Ebola Virus Disease at... Read more

Seniors offered free heart checkups at city pharmacies

Thursday, November 27, 2014

Hand-held technology enables researchers to check heart rhythms on the spot.... Read more

Newly recruited physician now practising in High Prairie

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Residents have increased access to primary health care services.... Read more

Don't risk life and limb putting up lights, researchers warn

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

CALGARY — New research that looks at traumatic injury cases treated at Foothills Medical Centre unde... Read more

Cause of residue on surgical instruments identified

Friday, November 21, 2014

More postponements today, normal surgical schedule expected by Monday.... Read more

Medicine Hat hospital celebrating its 125th anniversary

Friday, November 21, 2014

MEDICINE HAT – Alberta Health Services (AHS) is celebrating Medicine Hat Regional Hospital’s 125th a... Read more

Brain scans used to tailor treatment for alcohol abuse

Thursday, November 20, 2014

EDMONTON — People living with alcoholism are benefiting from clinical research that uses brain imagi... Read more

Influenza has arrived in Alberta

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Albertans not yet immunized are at risk for disease.... Read more

Hospital postpones 57 surgical procedures over two days

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Residue found on some surgical instruments, low risk to patients.... Read more

Researchers investigate new treatment for depression

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

CALGARY — An experimental treatment for depression is showing promising results in a study underway ... Read more

Local pharmacies a key ally in reducing vascular disease

EDMONTON — Many Albertans at risk of developing cardiovascular diseases now have improved access to ... Read more

New High Level services bringing care close to home

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Echocardiogram and colposcopy clinics reducing need for patients to travel.... Read more

Temporary recovery and detox centre opens Monday

Friday, November 14, 2014

MEDICINE HAT — A new temporary residential recovery and detoxification centre will open Monday to se... Read more

Intensive care, palliative units moving to original locations

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

ICU renovations will enhance patient care and safety.... 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

Study shows clear new evidence for mind-body connection

Monday, November 3, 2014

Impact of meditation, support groups seen at cellular level in breast cancer survivors.... Read more

Agreement finalized with former AHS CFO: Mr. Allaudin Merali

Friday, October 31, 2014

EDMONTON — Alberta Health Services (AHS) and Government of Alberta have reached a joint settlement a... Read more

Patients to be notified following theft of clinic laptop

Friday, October 31, 2014

Computer contained names and addresses – not health records.... Read more

Obesity, physical inactivity drive up cancer numbers: study

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

CALGARY — Every year in Canada, more than 12,000 people develop cancer because of excess body weight... Read more

First phase of emergency department renos now complete

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Upgrades include larger treatment areas and more privacy for patients.... Read more

Patient care protocol speeds recovery after tracheotomy

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

CALGARY — Thanks to a new Alberta Health Services (AHS) clinical care pathway, patients in Calgary w... Read more

New Influenza Champion site launched (Central Zone)

Monday, October 20, 2014

albertafluchamps.ca provides platform to voice support for immunization.... Read more

New Influenza Champion site launched (North Zone)

Monday, October 20, 2014

albertafluchamps.ca provides platform to voice support for immunization.... Read more

New Influenza Champion site launched (Calgary Zone)

Monday, October 20, 2014

albertafluchamps.ca provides platform to voice support for immunization.... Read more

New Influenza Champion site launched (South Zone)

Monday, October 20, 2014

albertafluchamps.ca provides platform to voice support for immunization.... Read more

New Influenza Champion site launched (Edmonton Zone)

Monday, October 20, 2014

albertafluchamps.ca provides platform to voice support for immunization.... Read more

Local ladies hospital auxiliary decides to disband

Monday, October 20, 2014

Members have supported health care in Lethbridge for more than 70 years.... Read more

Influenza Immunization Program begins Oct. 20 (South Zone)

Friday, October 17, 2014

AHS urges Albertans to arm themselves against influenza.... Read more

Influenza Immunization Program begins Oct. 20 (Calgary Zone)

Friday, October 17, 2014

AHS urges Albertans to arm themselves against influenza.... Read more

Influenza Immunization Program begins Oct. 20 (Central Zone)

Friday, October 17, 2014

AHS urges Albertans to arm themselves against influenza.... Read more

Influenza Immunization Program begins Oct. 20 (North Zone)

Friday, October 17, 2014

AHS urges Albertans to arm themselves against influenza.... Read more

Influenza Immunization Program begins Oct. 20 (Edmonton Zone)

Friday, October 17, 2014

AHS urges Albertans to arm themselves against influenza.... Read more

AHS selects Sonic Healthcare as preferred lab provider; negotiations to begin

Friday, October 17, 2014

EDMONTON – Alberta Health Services President and CEO Vickie Kaminski today issued a media statement ... Read more

Initiative to improve patient flow, keep ambulances on road

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Rapid Transfer Units to open within next six weeks at two city hospitals... Read more

Calgary Fire Department issues provincial challenge

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

CALGARY — The Calgary Fire Department (CFD) has teamed up with Alberta’s largest research study to s... Read more

New outpatient clinic opens at Stollery Children's Hospital

Friday, October 10, 2014

Named in honour of 1984 Edmonton Oilers Stanley Cup champions.... Read more

Audit, investigation uncovers 247 patient records breached

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

CALGARY – Alberta Health Services (AHS) is notifying 247 patients and families after an Alberta Chil... Read more

AHS first in the West to offer MRI-compatible defibrillator

Thursday, October 2, 2014

New technology may expand diagnostic options for cardiac patients.... Read more

‘Back-door’ angioplasty clears tough artery blockages

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

EDMONTON — Heart patients with stubborn artery blockages that cannot be cleared by traditional angio... Read more

Local liver transplant program celebrates 25 years

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Edmonton home to the second busiest liver transplant program in Canada.... Read more

Public input helps create family-friendly hospital design

GRANDE PRAIRIE – When it opens in 2017, the new Grande Prairie Regional Hospital will include featur... Read more

Pedalling on dialysis fuels health improvements: study

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

AHS boasts one of the largest renal exercise programs in Canada.... Read more

Media Statement - Royal Alexandra Hospital ED reopening

Monday, September 22, 2014

Alberta Health Services is reopening the Royal Alexandra Hospital (RAH) Emergency Department, effect... Read more

Manual helps parents get children with cancer moving

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness month across North America.... Read more

Work begins to upgrade Brooks Health Centre heliport

Monday, September 15, 2014

BROOKS – Construction has begun on a new and improved helicopter landing pad at the Brooks Health Ce... Read more

Prenatal screening test could limit need for amniocentesis

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

CALGARY — Local researchers are evaluating a new prenatal screening test that assesses fetal DNA pre... Read more

New physician arrives as longtime local doctor retires

Monday, September 8, 2014

SLAVE LAKE — The recruitment of a new family doctor will ensure access to primary care will not be a... Read more

New family physician now practising in Hinton

Monday, September 8, 2014

HINTON — Local residents have improved access to primary care with the arrival of a new family docto... Read more

New program improves stroke survivors’ quality of life, Medicine Hat

Friday, September 5, 2014

Clients benefit from home/community-based rehabilitation services.... Read more

Catch a Break helps Albertans catch osteoporosis early

Thursday, September 4, 2014

EDMONTON – More Albertans will get screened and treated for osteoporosis with the launch of Catch a ... Read more

UAH surgical team breaks Alberta's transplant record

Monday, August 25, 2014

EDMONTON – Local surgeons have again broken Alberta’s transplant record, performing more transplants... Read more

Third new family physician recruited to High Level

Monday, August 11, 2014

HIGH LEVEL — Local residents have improved access to primary care with the recruitment of a new full... Read more

New nursing agreement ratified by AHS and UNA

Thursday, August 7, 2014

EDMONTON – Alberta Health Services (AHS) and the United Nurses of Alberta (UNA) have concluded negot... Read more

AHS reminds Albertans to take care in selecting individuals to assist with home births

Friday, July 25, 2014

AHS reminds Albertans to take care in selecting individuals to assist with home births.... Read more

Medicine Hat’s new EMS station to serve growing south side

Thursday, July 24, 2014

New location only blocks away from adult and seniors living facilities.... Read more

AHS continues to improve supplement safety

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

HQCA review helps guide ongoing quality and safety improvements.... Read more

Stollery doctors pioneer life-saving heart transplant protocol

Monday, July 21, 2014

Unique in Canada, pediatric anti-rejection therapy gives young patients new lease.... Read more

Protect yourself against rabies, report all wild animal bites

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

SOUTH ZONE – Following the confirmation of rabies in a bat found in the Lethbridge-area, Alberta Hea... Read more

New full-time family physician recruited to Swan Hills

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

SWAN HILLS — Local residents have improved access to primary care with the recent recruitment of a n... Read more

Negotiating teams support Mediator’s recommendations on new nursing contract

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

EDMONTON – The Mediator working with Alberta Health Services (AHS), Covenant Health and the United N... Read more

Disruption at Covenant's Misericordia Community Hospital

Monday, July 7, 2014

Due to heavy rain this weekend in Edmonton, there is a service disruption due to flooding at the Mis... Read more

Measles outbreak declared over in AHS Edmonton Zone

Friday, July 4, 2014

Measles disease activity in the Edmonton Zone of Alberta Health Services (AHS) has decreased to such... Read more

NAT vans free up more ground ambulance resources

Thursday, July 3, 2014

Two wheelchair-accessible vans increase access to the service... Read more

New equipment improves colorectal cancer screening

Thursday, July 3, 2014

ROCKY MOUNTAIN HOUSE — Local residents now have access to a new endoscopy system that offers improve... Read more

Follow these safety tips and prevent playground injuries

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

LETHBRIDGE — Parents and children are encouraged to follow some simple playground safety tips to pre... Read more

Slave Lake secures second GP-anesthesiology physician

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Local doctor undertakes additional training to further support C-section services.... Read more

Albertans urged to protect themselves from West Nile virus infection

Friday, June 27, 2014

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

Research gives lifelong skills to teens with heart disease

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Sessions steer youth towards better knowledge, self-management skills... Read more

AHS creates continuing care resolution team

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

EDMONTON – A new continuing care resolution team reporting directly to Alberta Health Services’ CEO ... Read more

GP-anesthesia physician recruited to Slave Lake, will enable local C-section services to be re-established

Monday, June 23, 2014

Fifth physician recruited to Slave Lake since March.... Read more

Covenant Care opens more supportive living beds

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Dr. John Cowell, Official Administrator for Alberta Health services attended an official opening and... Read more

Come for immunizations, head home with a book

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Edmonton Public Library (EPL) and AHS put books and early literacy information into the hands of new... Read more

Training tool helps respiratory therapists breathe easier

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Breathing simulator replicates the activity, responses of human lungs.... Read more

Drinking water safety during overland flooding

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

SOUTH ZONE – Due to the current heavy rainfall event, surface waters in southern Alberta have become... Read more

Newly recruited family physician now practising in town (Fairview)

Monday, June 16, 2014

FAIRVIEW — A family physician has been newly recruited to practise in Fairview, thanks to the ongoin... Read more

Measles outbreak declared over in the Calgary and Central Zones of Alberta Health Services

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Measles outbreak declared over in the Calgary and Central Zones of Alberta Health Services - Outbrea... Read more

New GPS technology helps support independence

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Trial project helps prevent seniors from getting lost due to memory impairment.... Read more

Brooks Health Centre rescheduling procedures

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Ceiling damage in the Surgical Processing Department being assessed, repaired.... Read more

New seniors’ facility under construction (Slave Lake)

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Points West Living will add 53 living spaces offering multiple levels of care.... Read more

Three full-time family doctors recruited to Grande Cache in the past three months

Thursday, May 29, 2014

New local physician recruitment and retention committee plays key role.... Read more

First district EMS station opens in south Calgary

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Alberta’s largest EMS base expected to improve ambulance turnaround times.... Read more

Bike paramedics to patrol community events this summer

Thursday, May 29, 2014

MEDICINE HAT – A group of Alberta Health Services’ Emergency Medical Services (AHS EMS) paramedics i... Read more

New family physician now practicing in Grimshaw

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

GRIMSHAW — Local and area residents have improved access to primary care with the recent arrival of ... Read more

Mock car crash shows students dangers of impaired driving

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

EDMONTON — North Edmonton junior high students will see first-hand the consequences of driving while... Read more

Share words of gratitude at ‘Thank a Paramedic’ website

Monday, May 26, 2014

CALGARY — A new website launched today by Alberta Health Services (AHS) provides a way for Albertans... Read more

Two new family physicians recruited to High Level

Monday, May 26, 2014

HIGH LEVEL — Local residents have improved access to primary care with the recruitment of two new fu... Read more

New family physician now practising in High Prairie

Monday, May 26, 2014

HIGH PRAIRIE - Local residents have improved access to primary care with the arrival of Dr. Wayne Ch... Read more

Two more physicians recruited to Slave Lake

Friday, May 23, 2014

Four new family doctors expected to be practising full time this fall.... Read more

Second Medical Officer of Health joins AHS South Zone

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Dr. Karin Goodison brings a wealth of experience to the public health team.... Read more

New family physician now practising in Athabasca

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

ATHABASCA — Local residents have improved access to primary care with the arrival of Dr. Adekunle Og... Read more

Local foundation to bring CT scanner to the community

Friday, May 16, 2014

Fundraising campaign begins for powerful diagnostic tool.... Read more

‘Sound’ idea a breakthrough in safer scoliosis care

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Doctors and researchers at Glenrose and Stollery pioneer ultrasound imaging.... Read more

Measles immunization clinics ending: Calgary Zone

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

CALGARY – Alberta Health Services (AHS) is offering Calgary Zone residents requiring measles vaccine... Read more

Additional measles immunization clinics: North Zone

Friday, May 9, 2014

FORT MCMURRAY – Alberta Health Services (AHS) will provide Fort McMurray-area residents requiring me... Read more

Together Albertans can reduce cancer risk by 50 per cent

Friday, May 9, 2014

EDMONTON – Alberta Health Services (AHS) has launched a new campaign that aims to bring Albertans to... Read more

New technique to repair weakening in heart’s main artery

Friday, May 9, 2014

CALGARY — For the first time in Alberta, local cardiac specialists are now able to repair bulges in ... Read more

Additional measles immunization clinics: Calgary Zone

Monday, May 5, 2014

CALGARY – Alberta Health Services (AHS) will provide Calgary Zone residents requiring measles vaccin... Read more

Additional Measles Immunization Clinics: Central Zone

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Alberta Health Services (AHS) will provide Central Zone residents requiring measles vaccine with add... Read more

AHS services returning to Holy Cross Centre

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

CALGARY – Alberta Health Services (AHS) and Carewest will return some programs and services to the H... 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

One phone number to access continuing care services

Monday, April 28, 2014

RED DEER – Residents in central Alberta can now call a toll-free telephone number to access a wide r... 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

World-class Edmonton lab model moves a step closer

Friday, April 25, 2014

EDMONTON – A Request for Proposals (RFP) for a single expert provider of laboratory services in the ... Read more

Second family physician recruited to Slave Lake

Friday, April 25, 2014

Dr. Geoffrey Bourke expected to be practising full time in the community this fall.... Read more

Former Capital Health Authority executive expenses to be posted to AHS website

Friday, April 25, 2014

EDMONTON – The expenses referenced today by Ms. Sheila Weatherill were filed during her time as Pres... Read more

Dialysis patients will receive treatment in Red Deer

Friday, April 25, 2014

RED DEER – All Red Deer patients who require dialysis will receive their treatment at Red Deer Regio... Read more

Measles confirmed in infant underscores importance of immunization to protect most vulnerable

Thursday, April 24, 2014

EDMONTON – A new case of measles has been confirmed in an Edmonton Zone infant. The infant is less t... Read more

Chinook Regional offers new service for cardiac patients

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Lethbridge becomes third city in province to offer implantable defibrillators.... Read more

Physician recruitment efforts continue in Slave Lake

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Newly recruited physician anticipated to arrive in the community later this year.... Read more

AHS encourages Albertans to think about end-of-life care

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Conversations matter when documenting your health care wishes.... Read more

Training available to lead AHS chronic disease workshops

Friday, April 11, 2014

SOUTH ZONE – Community volunteers are invited to learn how to facilitate a chronic disease workshop ... Read more

Study examines impact of extra pounds on kidney function

Thursday, April 10, 2014

CALGARY — Over the years, health scientists have drawn clear links between obesity and sleep apnea, ... Read more

NICU reopens at Medicine Hat Regional Hospital

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

MEDICINE HAT — The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Medicine Hat Regional Hospital reopened to... Read more

Cardiac patients benefit from new non-invasive technology

Thursday, April 3, 2014

City among first in Canada to use ground-breaking NICaS monitor for diagnosis.... Read more

Patients enjoy convenience of new catheter technology

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Safer, faster system uses ECG, not X-rays, to confirm drug-line placement.... Read more

Elite athletes’ ‘Quiet Eye’ may enhance surgical education

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

CALGARY – Researchers with Alberta Health Services (AHS) and the University of Calgary are studying ... Read more

AHS consolidates programs, services at Lethbridge Centre

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

LETHBRIDGE – A wide array of community health services have been moved under one roof, enabling loca... Read more

More local seniors able to join adult day programs (Calgary Zone)

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

CALGARY – More than 500 additional seniors in the Calgary and Edmonton areas are now able to get out... Read more

More local seniors able to join adult day programs (Edmonton Zone)

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

EDMONTON – More than 500 additional seniors in the Edmonton and Calgary areas are now able to get ou... Read more

Difference is night and day with overnight hospital dialysis

Monday, March 17, 2014

CALGARY — A new program on the dialysis unit at Foothills Medical Centre is improving the lives of 2... Read more

Alberta Health Services announces new CEO

Friday, March 14, 2014

Experienced health care leader to focus on quality care for Albertans; further strengthening of heal... Read more

AHS program improves care for hip and knee patients

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Albertans now waiting less time for surgery and going home sooner.... Read more

iStent procedure speeds recovery for glaucoma patients

Thursday, March 13, 2014

EDMONTON – Surgeons at the Royal Alexandra Hospital’s Regional Eye Centre are utilizing a minimally-... Read more

New family physician now practising in Lac La Biche

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

LAC LA BICHE — Local residents have improved access to primary care with the recent arrival of a new... Read more

Boil water order impacts Chinook Regional Hospital

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

LETHBRIDGE – Alberta Health Services South Zone is contacting patients scheduled for elective surger... Read more

Stroke Action Plan to improve care throughout the province

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Red Deer the first of several centres to implement AHS initiative.... Read more

Hospital temporarily moves intensive care, palliative units (Medicine Hat)

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Relocation will minimize noise, activity for vulnerable patients during construction.... Read more

Day procedures unit bigger, brighter and better for patients

Thursday, February 20, 2014

LETHBRIDGE – More and different procedures are now being performed at Chinook Regional Hospital’s ne... Read more

Groundbreaking procedure returns girl's quality of life

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Medicine Hat teen youngest to undergo surgery that ended years of chronic pain.... Read more

Adult Leisure Program encourages older adults to socialize

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

GRANDE PRAIRIE – Older adults can meet new people and try different activities through an Alberta He... Read more

Parents invited to AHS talk on family health care options

Friday, February 7, 2014

EDMONTON – Local parents are invited to a forum later this month to learn about the best options for... Read more

Renovations begin at local emergency department

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

ED will continue to care for patients during 40-month improvement project.... 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

Public invited on virtual look inside cancer care facilities

Monday, February 3, 2014

Day-long AHS social media event highlights patients, staff on World Cancer Day.... Read more

Art program celebrates first year with public display

Friday, January 31, 2014

LETHBRIDGE — Dozens of southern Alberta residents are getting a reprieve from the stress of chronic ... Read more

New salary structure established for AHS senior leadership

Friday, January 31, 2014

CALGARY — Alberta Health Services (AHS) today announced a new salary structure for its streamlined s... Read more

Reducing medication usage by long term care residents

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

New ways to manage behavioural challenges are having positive impacts.... Read more

New performance measures better reflect spectrum of care

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Alberta Health Services (AHS) today released new performance measures that will help Albertans easil... Read more

Two new family physicians now practising in Bonnyville

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Local residents have improved access to primary care with the recent arrival of two new family physi... Read more

Influenza immunization program update: South Zone

Monday, January 27, 2014

LETHBRIDGE – Using additional doses of influenza vaccine secured by Alberta Health, Alberta Health S... Read more

Influenza immunization program update: Calgary Zone

Monday, January 27, 2014

CALGARY – Using additional doses of influenza vaccine secured by Alberta Health, Alberta Health Serv... Read more

Influenza immunization program update: Central Zone

Monday, January 27, 2014

RED DEER – Using additional doses of influenza vaccine secured by Alberta Health, Alberta Health Ser... Read more

Influenza immunization program update: Edmonton Zone

Monday, January 27, 2014

EDMONTON – Using additional doses of influenza vaccine secured by Alberta Health, Alberta Health Ser... Read more

Influenza immunization program update: North Zone

Monday, January 27, 2014

GRANDE PRAIRIE – Using additional doses of influenza vaccine secured by Alberta Health, Alberta Heal... Read more

Hundreds helped in Bariatric Specialty Clinic's first year

Monday, January 27, 2014

MEDICINE HAT — More than 200 southern Albertans have received life-changing, weight management suppo... Read more

AHS welcomes findings of McKenzie Towne Care Centre review

Friday, January 24, 2014

CALGARY – Alberta Health Services (AHS) has completed a review at McKenzie Towne Care Centre in resp... Read more

New temporary residential detox services for Medicine Hat

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

MEDICINE HAT — A temporary residential detoxification facility is expected to open this summer to se... Read more

Health Link Alberta expands nutrition, medication support

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Albertans are now able to talk to medication specialists and registered dietitians about their nutri... Read more

Parents invited to AHS talk on family health care options

Thursday, January 16, 2014

CALGARY – Local parents are invited to a forum next week to learn about the best options for their f... Read more

FIT test helps to detect colorectal cancer sooner

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Screening tool now available for average-risk Albertans.... Read more

Moms-to-be with diabetes test monitoring device in study

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

CALGARY — A new research study underway in Calgary is testing whether a device that continually moni... Read more

Influenza vaccine supply update: South Zone

Saturday, January 11, 2014

LETHBRIDGE – Due to the significant uptake in this year’s flu vaccination campaign, influenza vaccin... Read more

Influenza vaccine supply update: Central Zone

Saturday, January 11, 2014

RED DEER – Due to the significant uptake in this year’s flu vaccination campaign, influenza vaccine ... Read more

Influenza vaccine supply update: Edmonton Zone

Friday, January 10, 2014

EDMONTON – Due to the significant uptake in this year’s flu vaccination campaign, influenza vaccine ... Read more

Influenza vaccine supply update: Calgary Zone

Friday, January 10, 2014

CALGARY – Due to the significant uptake in this year’s flu vaccination campaign, influenza vaccine i... Read more

Influenza Vaccine Supply Update: North Zone

Friday, January 10, 2014

GRANDE PRAIRIE – Due to the significant uptake in this year’s flu vaccination campaign, influenza va... Read more

Clinic opens to help residents manage influenza symptoms: Edmonton Zone

Friday, January 10, 2014

EDMONTON — A local Flu Care Clinic opens today to provide residents with care and assistance for mod... Read more

Influenza Vaccine Supply Update: South Zone

Thursday, January 9, 2014

LETHBRIDGE – Alberta Health Services (AHS) continues to work diligently to manage existing supply of... Read more

Influenza Vaccine Supply Update: Central Zone

Thursday, January 9, 2014

RED DEER – Alberta Health Services (AHS) continues to work diligently to manage existing supply of i... Read more

Influenza Vaccine Supply Update: North Zone

Thursday, January 9, 2014

GRANDE PRAIRIE – Alberta Health Services (AHS) continues to work diligently to manage existing suppl... Read more

Influenza Vaccine Supply Update: Edmonton Zone

Thursday, January 9, 2014

EDMONTON – Alberta Health Services (AHS) continues to work diligently to manage existing supply of i... Read more

Influenza Vaccine Supply Update: Calgary Zone

Thursday, January 9, 2014

CALGARY – Alberta Health Services (AHS) continues to work diligently to manage existing supply of in... Read more

Canada's largest pediatric patient simulation lab opens

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

KidSIM Centre at Alberta Children’s Hospital will improve clinical care... Read more

Avian influenza death confirmed in Alberta

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Health Minister Fred Horne released the following statement today regarding Alberta’s first rare and... Read more