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Test Your Team’s Psych Safety

Friday, February 2, 2018 2:32 PM

Dr. Curt Johnston and Trina Juchli discuss the importance of discovering how psychologically safe your team is and offer ideas on how you can fin... More

What is Psychological Safety?

Sunday, January 14, 2018 5:45 PM

Dr. Curt Johnston talks about psychological safety, specifically how it relates to frontline healthcare teams and how it can affect patient safet... More

Speak up. Report it.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 10:04 AM

AHS encourages workers to report aggression and violence.... More

EMS PAWS Program Supports Paramedics - Updated

Monday, October 16, 2017 9:12 AM

Alberta Health Services EMS is now using puppy power to help support paramedics after traumatic calls as part of the new psychological awareness ... More

Helping one another and improving Indigenous health outcomes

Friday, July 28, 2017 10:32 AM

The communities of Two Hills and Saddle Lake Cree Nation are working together to promote understanding and improve health outcomes.... More

Restorative Care: Safe Returns Home

Friday, July 28, 2017 10:25 AM

Sundre Resident Josie Erickson discusses her experience with Restorative Care and how it helped her regain strength and maintain her independence... More

Healthier Canadians: Empowering by Informing

Friday, July 7, 2017 9:59 AM

The Canadian Institute for Civility vicinity’s (CIHI) existence speaks to the value that Canadians place on their healthcare system. ... More

Improving emergency care for gastrointestinal bleeding

Friday, September 30, 2016 11:38 AM

Dr. Kerri Novak and Dr. Eddy Lang talk about a provincial initiative to improve the way emergency departments treat gastrointestinal bleeding.... More

Making strides to address patient-to-worker violence

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 10:48 AM

Terri Fortunaso discusses a collaborative effort in AHS’ South Zone to address an increase in violent incidents in continuing care.... More

Prevent Patient Handling Injuries

Thursday, September 15, 2016 11:15 AM

Michael Smeland talks about the challenges health care workers face when moving and transferring patients, and what Alberta Health Services is do... More