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Lets Go Rural! skills event in St. Paul and Elk Point encourages bilingual nursing students to think rural

A wagon ride, a French music concert, and a visit to a UFO landing pad: What a time was had by 23 bilingual nursing and…

A wagon ride, a French music concert, and a visit to a UFO landing pad: What a time was had by 23 bilingual nursing and health-care aid students from the University of Alberta and Faculté Saint-Jean. https://youtu.be/chZEAkqQGSI On October 21-23,…

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  • “Grow your own” event to showcase health careers to local students – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    “Grow your own” event to showcase health careers to local students – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    High school students from Edgerton, Irma and Chauvin are going to get a taste of rural health care from some of their...

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  • A busy weekend for future rural health professionals – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    A busy weekend for future rural health professionals – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    It’s going to be a busy weekend for learning skills and showcasing the best of rural Alberta with RhPAP-sponsored events in Flagstaff...

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  • Swan Hills Skills Event             – 4th April 2018

    Swan Hills Skills Event – 4th April 2018

    43 health-care students travelled two and a half hours northwest of Edmonton for the first ever skills weekend held in Swan Hills. ...

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  • Swan Hills Skills Event             – 7th March 2018

    Swan Hills Skills Event – 7th March 2018

    Known for being close to the geographic centre of Alberta, the town of Swan Hills will be the gateway for future healthcare...

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  • 2017 Year In Review – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    2017 Year In Review – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    2017 was a year of many exciting changes for RhPAP.  We created a new three year strategic plan, and introduced a new...

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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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  • Milk River Skills Day triggers interest in rural health careers – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Milk River Skills Day triggers interest in rural health careers – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Milk River is about an hour drive south of Lethbridge on a 4 lane divided highway, and just 15 minutes north of...

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  • A huge turnout for first-ever high school Skills Event in Fort Chipewyan             – 18th October 2017

    A huge turnout for first-ever high school Skills Event in Fort Chipewyan – 18th October 2017

    RhPAP and  CAREERS: The Next Generation travelled to Fort Chipewyan to host a skills day for high school students.  The people of...

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  • Future healthcare professionals to visit Fort McMurray             – 28th September 2017

    Future healthcare professionals to visit Fort McMurray – 28th September 2017

    On September 30/October 1, Fort McMurray will host more than 60 post-secondary students from several healthcare disciplines—including medicine, nursing, respiratory, EMS, ultrasound,...

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  • Video: Manning's First Ever Skills Event Weekend – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Video: Manning's First Ever Skills Event Weekend – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    The first ever RPAP Medical Skills training event in Manning, AB was an overwhelming success. Over post-secondary students from a variety of...

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  • A unique medical opportunity in Bassano – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    A unique medical opportunity in Bassano – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    On 4-5 March 2017, post-secondary students studying several health care disciplines received a unique opportunity to work on one special patient: the...

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