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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

Protecting healthcare workers from workplace violence

Friday, June 24, 2016 9:33 AM

Sean Chilton talks about how healthcare workers are among the highest at-risk group to experience violence on the job across all health systems, ... More

Get Loud - Mental Health Awareness Week

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 12:34 PM

Dr. Laura Calhoun, AHS Provincial Medical Director, Addiction and Mental Health, talks about overcoming the stigma of mental illness.... More

Linking depression and exercise

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 11:40 AM

Dr. Nicholas Mitchell, Senior Medical Director with Addiction and Mental Health Strategic Clinical Network, talks about the linkage between exerc... More