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  • Digging deep pays off as portable ultrasound equipment comes to Milk River 

    Digging deep pays off as portable ultrasound equipment comes to Milk River 

    Milk River is now home to world–class portable ultrasound technology, thanks to the foresight and generosity of local health professionals and residents. ...

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  • Provost aims to bring students’ focus to rural health care

    Provost aims to bring students’ focus to rural health care

    A day in the life of a high school student doesn’t normally include suturing, intubation, or neck immobilization training.  However, for a...

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  • Southern Alberta Preceptor Summit

    Southern Alberta Preceptor Summit

    Prehistoric setting. Modern medicine.   Join Distributed Learning and Rural Initiatives as they explore current topics in medicine at SAPS 2019!  This...

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  • Keeping health care close to home in Brooks

    Keeping health care close to home in Brooks

    High school students from Brooks and area recently learned what it’s like to be a health professional in their own community. On...

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  • Together Alberta: Towards more sustainable future

    Together Alberta: Towards more sustainable future

    The Together Alberta project is a series of round tables hosted throughout the province by the Alberta Council for Global Cooperation (ACGC)....

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  • Sharing a passion for practice in Lakeland country

    Sharing a passion for practice in Lakeland country

    RhPAP sponsored Grow Your Own skills days are the perfect opportunity for health professionals to share why they love practising in rural...

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  • Psychiatry Grand Rounds Series continues on June 18

    Psychiatry Grand Rounds Series continues on June 18

    Paul Ratti, MD will present “A Case of Neurocognitive Disorder in the Context of Schizophrenia”, noon, Tuesday, June 18, at the University...

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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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