<![CDATA[_1News RSS Listing Group - Check off HTML5 PRD and RSS PRD]]> - czechtv.info http://czechtv.info/news/rss/Listing13496.aspx en-CA Sat, 30 Dec 2017 10:30:42 MST Alberta Health Services <![CDATA[Confirmed hepatitis A case prompts public alert in Okotoks]]> - czechtv.info CALGARY – Alberta Health Services (AHS) has confirmed a case of hepatitis A in a food handler working at a Calgary Safeway located at 610 Big Rock Lane in Okotoks.

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http://czechtv.info/news/Page14226.aspx Sat, 30 Dec 2017 12:00:00 MST
<![CDATA[New advisory council to focus on seniors, continuing care]]> - czechtv.info

The council includes 15 people from across the province who have personal interactions with continuing care, or are caregivers for clients in continuing care.

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http://czechtv.info/news/Page14210.aspx Wed, 20 Dec 2017 12:00:00 MST
<![CDATA[Possible lapse in cleaning and disinfection procedures at Regional Fertility and Women's Endocrine Clinic]]> - czechtv.info EDMONTON – Alberta Health Services has today started to notify 141 patients of the Fertility Clinic at the Royal Alexandra Hospital that patients who underwent an endovaginal ultrasound in this Clinic between Nov. 14 and Nov. 20, 2017, may be at exceedingly low risk of exposure to blood-borne and sexually transmitted infections.

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http://czechtv.info/news/Page14202.aspx Thu, 14 Dec 2017 12:00:00 MST
<![CDATA[Pertussis Outbreak declared over in South Zone]]> - czechtv.info LETHBRIDGE – Pertussis disease activity in the South Zone of Alberta Health Services has decreased to such an extent as to no longer represent an outbreak situation. As such, effective immediately, the South Zone Medical Officer of Health has declared the South Zone pertussis outbreak to be over.

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http://czechtv.info/news/Page14201.aspx Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:00:00 MST
<![CDATA[AHS and Olds Grizzlys team up to shut-out influenza]]> - czechtv.info OLDS – Influenza is in Alberta and it's serious. Alberta Health Services (AHS) and the Olds Grizzlys care about the health of the community and are partnering to share facts about the importance of immunization.

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http://czechtv.info/news/Page14200.aspx Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:00:00 MST
<![CDATA[EMS honours boy, 6, for quick action after mother collapses]]> - czechtv.info EDMONTON — Alberta Health Services Emergency Medical Services (AHS EMS) officials are commending a six-year-old boy for knowing what to do when his mother collapsed in their Edmonton home earlier this year.

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http://czechtv.info/news/Page14199.aspx Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:00:00 MST
<![CDATA[Simulation training suite opens in Fort Saskatchewan]]> - czechtv.info 'Readiness centre' a first among community hospitals in northern Alberta

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http://czechtv.info/news/Page14197.aspx Thu, 07 Dec 2017 12:00:00 MST
<![CDATA[Spread joy, not germs: stay healthy this holiday season ]]> - czechtv.info 'Tis the season of celebratory gatherings and – unfortunately – the spread of seasonal illnesses and influenza. To help ensure the holiday season is a happy and healthy one, Alberta Health Services (AHS) is reminding all Albertans to protect their health and get immunized against influenza.

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http://czechtv.info/news/Page14195.aspx Wed, 06 Dec 2017 12:00:00 MST
<![CDATA[Phase 1 of Stollery critical care expansion to open Dec. 12]]> - czechtv.info EDMONTON – Critically ill pediatric cardiac patients and their families from Alberta and across Western Canada will soon receive treatment in a bigger and better space.

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http://czechtv.info/news/Page14192.aspx Tue, 05 Dec 2017 12:00:00 MST
<![CDATA[Capsule research paves way for simpler C. difficile treatment]]> - czechtv.info EDMONTON - An Alberta-led clinical trial has shown Fecal Microbiota Transplant is as effective in treating clostridium difficile infections whether delivered by colonoscopy or by swallowing capsules.

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http://czechtv.info/news/Page14185.aspx Tue, 28 Nov 2017 12:00:00 MST
<![CDATA[Glenrose expands use of exoskeleton robot therapy]]> - czechtv.info EDMONTON — Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital is expanding the use of a wearable robot that enables a person with lower extremity weakness to stand up and walk.

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http://czechtv.info/news/Page14184.aspx Tue, 21 Nov 2017 12:00:00 MST
<![CDATA[Online patient feedback portal outage from Nov. 9 to 14 ]]> - czechtv.info Alberta Health Services (AHS) online patient feedback portal experienced an outage from November 9 to 14, meaning any feedback submitted during this time was not received.

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http://czechtv.info/news/Page14170.aspx Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:00:00 MST
<![CDATA[Gamma Knife suite opens at University of Alberta Hospital]]> - czechtv.info

EDMONTON – Albertans now have improved access to painless, scalpel-free brain surgery for certain conditions with today’s opening of the Gamma Knife at the University of Alberta Hospital.

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http://czechtv.info/news/Page14165.aspx Wed, 15 Nov 2017 12:00:00 MST
<![CDATA[Alberta Health Services named one of Canada’s Top Employers]]> - czechtv.info EDMONTON – Alberta Health Services (AHS) has been recognized as one of the best places to work in Canada, a strong endorsement of the care provided to Albertans by our staff, physicians and volunteers every day.

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http://czechtv.info/news/Page14158.aspx Tue, 07 Nov 2017 12:00:00 MST
<![CDATA[First weekly data report posted for 2017-18 influenza season]]> - czechtv.info Alberta Health Services (AHS) today posted the first weekly data update for the 2017-18 influenza season online.

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http://czechtv.info/news/Page14149.aspx Thu, 02 Nov 2017 12:00:00 MST
<![CDATA[New program supports people experiencing family violence]]> - czechtv.info RED DEER – Emergency department patients now have access to 24-hour family violence crisis intervention through a partnership between Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre (RDRHC) and The Outreach Centre.

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http://czechtv.info/news/Page14146.aspx Wed, 01 Nov 2017 12:00:00 MST
<![CDATA[AHS influenza immunization program begins Monday]]> - czechtv.info NORTH ZONE – Starting Monday (Oct. 23), Albertans have the opportunity to protect themselves and others against influenza through Alberta’s annual influenza immunization program.

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http://czechtv.info/news/Page14125.aspx Fri, 20 Oct 2017 12:00:00 MST
<![CDATA[AHS influenza immunization program begins Monday]]> - czechtv.info CALGARY – Starting Monday (Oct. 23), Albertans have the opportunity to protect themselves and others against influenza through Alberta’s annual influenza immunization program.

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http://czechtv.info/news/Page14126.aspx Fri, 20 Oct 2017 12:00:00 MST
<![CDATA[AHS influenza immunization program begins Monday]]> - czechtv.info RED DEER – Starting Monday (Oct. 23), Albertans have the opportunity to protect themselves and others against influenza through Alberta’s annual influenza immunization program.

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http://czechtv.info/news/Page14127.aspx Fri, 20 Oct 2017 12:00:00 MST
<![CDATA[AHS influenza immunization program begins Monday]]> - czechtv.info SOUTH ZONE – Starting Monday (Oct. 23), Albertans have the opportunity to protect themselves and others against influenza through Alberta’s annual influenza immunization program.

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http://czechtv.info/news/Page14128.aspx Fri, 20 Oct 2017 12:00:00 MST