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Students enjoy a welcoming, festival-filled Skills Weekend in Fairview

It was all smiles and positive feedback on Monday, May 6 following the third annual High School Skills Day at the Sundre Hospital & Care…

It was all smiles and positive feedback on Monday, May 6 following the third annual High School Skills Day at the Sundre Hospital & Care Centre. A collaborative effort between the health-care facility and the Sundre Healthcare Professionals Attraction and…

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  • High school students visit hospital for unique, immersive program

    High school students visit hospital for unique, immersive program

    It was all smiles and positive feedback on Monday, May 6 following the third annual High School Skills Day at the Sundre...

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  • Lattes and bucking bulls: A wild time at Tofield Skills Event

    Lattes and bucking bulls: A wild time at Tofield Skills Event

    Bucking bulls, paintball pellets, live music, and lattes were among the many highlights of a recent Health Skills Event in Tofield. Close...

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  • What a week! Alberta agrees that #RuralHealthMatters

    What a week! Alberta agrees that #RuralHealthMatters

    Thank you to all of our friends and partners who helped us recognize the health professionals and community members  in rural Alberta...

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  • Meet five amazing rural Alberta health professionals who shared their stories during Alberta Rural Health Week

    Meet five amazing rural Alberta health professionals who shared their stories during Alberta Rural Health Week

    A rural nurse that fell in love with a helicopter pilot. A physician who loves jet-boating on the Smoky River. A licensed...

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  • Emma Hulit: A Rural Health-care Hero

    Emma Hulit: A Rural Health-care Hero

    Emma Hulit is a member of her local Quad Municipality (Milk River, Warner, Coutts, County of Warner) support committee and the Old...

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  • #RuralHealthMatters – May 27-31 is Alberta Rural Health Week

    #RuralHealthMatters – May 27-31 is Alberta Rural Health Week

    Let’s celebrate rural Alberta! May 27 to 31 is Alberta Rural Health Week: a great opportunity to honour the contributions of rural...

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  • Kneehill Medical Clinic recognized as rural clinic of the year

    Kneehill Medical Clinic recognized as rural clinic of the year

    Kneehill Medical Clinic was awarded the rural clinic of the Year Award for 2018-2019 by the medical residents from the Cumming School...

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  • Vegreville looking to grow their own health professionals

    Vegreville looking to grow their own health professionals

    Sometimes the best way to get something done is to start from the ground up. In the east-central Alberta town of Vegreville,...

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  • Keeping health care close to home in Brooks

    Keeping health care close to home in Brooks

    Brooks and area high school students learn what it’s like to be a health professional in their own community Health professionals from...

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  • Pincher Creek area students experience a hands-on introduction to health-care careers

    Pincher Creek area students experience a hands-on introduction to health-care careers

    A recent event in Pincher Creek proved beneficial for both local students and health-care professionals. About 30 enthusiastic high school students received...

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  • From suturing to snowshoes, health-care students have an amazing rural experience in Barrhead

    From suturing to snowshoes, health-care students have an amazing rural experience in Barrhead

    A visit to Barrhead proved to be a weekend of firsts for several future health–care professionals.  On March 9 and 10, over 50 post-secondary health-care...

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  • Get ready to celebrate.  May 27-31 is Alberta Rural Health Week

    Get ready to celebrate. May 27-31 is Alberta Rural Health Week

    Let’s celebrate rural Alberta! May 27 to 31 is Alberta Rural Health Week: a great opportunity to honour the contributions of rural...

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