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Volunteers RISE to reduce rural pandemic isolation 

Some medical student volunteers are reaching out to rural Canadians who feel isolated during the coronavirus pandemic.  The Rural and Isolated Support Endeavour (RISE) was…

Some medical student volunteers are reaching out to rural Canadians who feel isolated during the coronavirus pandemic.  The Rural and Isolated Support Endeavour (RISE) was created by the Student Committee of the Society of Rural Physicians of Canada with the…

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  • UK Physicians: Meet Alberta recruiters at the 2015 BMJ Careers Fair – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    UK Physicians: Meet Alberta recruiters at the 2015 BMJ Careers Fair – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Come and discover why Alberta, Canada is a wonderful place to live, work and call home. Join us at the 2015 BMJ...

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  • RhPAP News Plus  : RPAP By the Numbers 2015: Annual Conference  – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    RhPAP News Plus : RPAP By the Numbers 2015: Annual Conference – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    RPAP uses several means to support community physician attraction and retention efforts: RPAP’s Community Recruitment Consultants (CRCs) are involved In supporting the...

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  • Video: Dr. Robert Crowe of Beaverlodge recalls an early morning "shooting"             – 13th August 2015

    Video: Dr. Robert Crowe of Beaverlodge recalls an early morning "shooting" – 13th August 2015

    Dr. Robert Crowe of Beaverlodge recalls a surprise ending to an early morning phone call about a rural “shooting”.

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  • Get your free tickets to the 2015 W21C Innovation Academy competition – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Get your free tickets to the 2015 W21C Innovation Academy competition – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Get your free tickets to the 2015 W21C Innovation Academy competition taking place on September 24 from 9:00 am – 4:30 pm at MacEwan Hall, University of Calgary. This fast-paced scientific...

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  • RhPAP News Plus  : RPAP By the Numbers 2015: Weekend & Senior’s Locum Program  – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    RhPAP News Plus : RPAP By the Numbers 2015: Weekend & Senior’s Locum Program – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    RPAP | Health Workforce for Alberta supports AMA Physician Locum Services®, providing short-term locum service to rural physicians practising in communities with...

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  • Dr. Heinrich Brussow of High Level on the Importance of Locums              – 6th August 2015

    Dr. Heinrich Brussow of High Level on the Importance of Locums – 6th August 2015

    Locums not only spell relief for rural physicians who step in when the regular physician is absent. In the northern community of...

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  • RPAP supports rural physicians who wish to acquire additional skills – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    RPAP supports rural physicians who wish to acquire additional skills – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    The RPAP Recruitment Support Program – Clinical Privileges program provides an honorarium to candidates undergoing an assessment for additional skills, such as...

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  • Video: Dr. Robert Crowe on the rewards of rural medical practice – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Video: Dr. Robert Crowe on the rewards of rural medical practice – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Irish-trained family physician, Robert “Bobby” Crowe, enjoys the mixture of hospital and office work that comes with rural practise. “You will practice...

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  • Subscribe to RPAP Review today – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Subscribe to RPAP Review today – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    RPAP Review delivers the latest news and information regarding healthcare in rural Alberta directly to your inbox. Each month, learn about the...

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  • RhPAP News Plus  : RPAP By the Numbers 2015: Shadowing Initiative  – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    RhPAP News Plus : RPAP By the Numbers 2015: Shadowing Initiative – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    RPAP helps organize opportunities for medical students to job shadow rural physicians. First-year and second-year medical students have an opportunity to shadow...

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  • Video: Bassano serves up a sweet celebration for healthcare heroes past and present – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Video: Bassano serves up a sweet celebration for healthcare heroes past and present – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Bassano residents turned out in big numbers last week for a sweet celebration of community physicians, past and present. On July 15,...

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  • Physician & Family Support Program (PFSP) – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Physician & Family Support Program (PFSP) – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    The Alberta Medical Assoocaiton’s Physician and Family Support Program (PFSP) provides confidential support and help with personal health issues and enhances the quality of...

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