Date Archive

2017

  • ‘I didn't feel that I am alone’ – Swan Hills uses its greatest asset to attract healthcare professionals – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    ‘I didn't feel that I am alone’ – Swan Hills uses its greatest asset to attract healthcare professionals – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    In the middle of Alberta you can find a lot of beauty. You can also find a home. Nestled within Alberta’s boreal...

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  • At home under a big sky: Milk River Health Professionals             – 14th December 2017

    At home under a big sky: Milk River Health Professionals – 14th December 2017

      Venture to the far south east of Alberta, 45 minutes south of Lethbridge, or just 20 minutes north of the Montana...

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  • The CARE Course comes to Pincher Creek – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    The CARE Course comes to Pincher Creek – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    The CARE Course came to Pincher Creek this fall. CARE stands for Comprehensive Approaches to Rural Emergencies.  Actual teams that work in...

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  • RhPAP Rural Health Round-Up: Week of December 4, 2017 – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    RhPAP Rural Health Round-Up: Week of December 4, 2017 – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    RhPAP News December 5, 2017 City and County collaboration works wonders for Brooks, County of Newell Joint Services Committee, representing the County...

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  • What challenges do you face in rural healthcare? Liz Cook, Crowsnest Pass – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    What challenges do you face in rural healthcare? Liz Cook, Crowsnest Pass – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Liz Cook, Acute Care Unit Manager, Crowsnest Pass Health Centre, explains some of the challenges that she faces practicing healthcare in a...

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  • RhPAP Rural Health Round-Up: Week of December 11, 2017 – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    RhPAP Rural Health Round-Up: Week of December 11, 2017 – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    RhPAP News December 14, 2017 VIDEO: At home under a big sky: Milk River Health Professionals Registered nurses Lori Kemble and Bailey...

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  • Register now for Advanced Rural Plastics Procedures             – 4th December 2017

    Register now for Advanced Rural Plastics Procedures – 4th December 2017

    The Course is run by Family Physicians for Family Physicians and is designed for the Experienced Physician and the GP Surgeon who are already...

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  • "You're everything here": Working as a health professional In the Crowsnest Pass – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    "You're everything here": Working as a health professional In the Crowsnest Pass – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Dr. Allan Garbutt is imprinted on southwest Alberta.Growing up in Calgary, his father introduced him to the prairies and mountains of the...

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  • Brooks steps up to host 2018 RhPAP Rural Community Conference – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Brooks steps up to host 2018 RhPAP Rural Community Conference – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    A southeastern Alberta community known for its diversity, and its collaborative approach to providing residents with health care services, will host the...

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  • Fort Chipewyan Paramedic – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Fort Chipewyan Paramedic – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Vincent Dazé is an advanced Care Paramedic in Fort Chipewyan.  Previously, he worked as a paramedic in Edmonton but was looking for...

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  • Feels Like Home: The RhPAP Milk River Medical Skills Experience – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Feels Like Home: The RhPAP Milk River Medical Skills Experience – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Milk River welcomed a bus-load of nearly 50 health professions students the last weekend of October for an experience they won’t soon...

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  • Fort McMurray is ‘opportunity never ending’ for medical professionals – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Fort McMurray is ‘opportunity never ending’ for medical professionals – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Beauty. Opportunity. Diversity. Health professionals can find it all in one place – Fort McMurray. Future doctors, nurses, and other soon-to-be health...

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