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Community Award Profile

  • Collaboration between Brooks and the County of Newell makes them a champion in attraction and retention

    Collaboration between Brooks and the County of Newell makes them a champion in attraction and retention

    In 2009, Brooks was in crisis. The health centre in this community of 13,000 residents in Alberta’s southeast had lost its obstetric...

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  • RPAP Awards: Manning recognized for physician attraction and retention excellence – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    RPAP Awards: Manning recognized for physician attraction and retention excellence – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    EDMONTON – A northwestern Alberta community is being honoured for adopting a grassroots approach to overcoming a physician shortage in the region....

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  • Bonnyville honoured with 2015 Alberta physician attraction and retention award – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Bonnyville honoured with 2015 Alberta physician attraction and retention award – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    A northern Alberta community is being honoured for adopting a well-rounded approach towards attracting and retaining physicians. The Bonnyville Physician Recruitment and...

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  • Vegreville honoured with provincial physician attraction and retention award – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Vegreville honoured with provincial physician attraction and retention award – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    An Alberta community that learned the importance of maintaining a connection with physicians and their families has been recognized for their efforts....

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  • Video: Flagstaff County – Learning to work together – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Video: Flagstaff County – Learning to work together – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    An east-central Alberta committee that focused on their collective strengths to address a healthcare crunch was the recipient of the 2013 Alberta...

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  • Video: Brooks & County of Newell – Overcoming crisis was a joint effort

    Video: Brooks & County of Newell – Overcoming crisis was a joint effort

    Working together to deal with a physician shortage was the key to success for the co-recipients of the 2012 Alberta Rural Community...

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  • Video: Kneehill County – "Stepping in and stepping up" – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Video: Kneehill County – "Stepping in and stepping up" – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Adopting a balanced approach between physician attraction and retention made all the difference for the 2011 Alberta Rural Community Attraction and Retention...

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  • Rocky Mountain House – “An organized, community-based approach to recruitment” – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Rocky Mountain House – “An organized, community-based approach to recruitment” – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    In 2010, RPAP and the Alberta Chambers of Commerce selected the Town of Rocky Mountain House and Rocky Recruitment and Retention Society...

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  • Redwater – "Attention to little details" – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Redwater – "Attention to little details" – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    In 2008, the RPAP and Alberta Chambers of Commerce selected the Town of Redwater as the second recipient of the Alberta Rural...

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  • Cold Lake: The first RPAP Community Award recipient

    Cold Lake: The first RPAP Community Award recipient

    The City of Cold Lake was selected as the Award’s inaugural recipient for best exemplifying the overall attributes of successful community involvement...

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