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AHS facilities open and ready to provide care to Albertans who need it

Posted on August 5, 2021

Dear Editor: Every day, our health care teams carefully manage hospital beds to ensure Albertans get the care they need. Aligning health care resources such… Read More »

Albertans urged to take precautions when driving ATVs

Posted on May 27, 2021

By Stan Ashbee Westwind Weekly News With the health care system, especially intensive care units under stress due to COVID-19, Alberta Health Services (AHS) reminds… Read More »

Province outlines health, COVID-19 funding in 2021 budget

Posted on March 4, 2021

By Nikki Jamieson Westwind Weekly News More than $2 billion in additional funding has been allocated for health and COVID-19 in the 2021 provincial budget.… Read More »

PSA: Temporary closures at local emergency department

Posted on January 2, 2021

A number of temporary closures are still in effect for the emergency department (ED) at the Milk River Health Centre over the coming week due… Read More »

Spike in COVID-19 infection impacting region

Posted on November 19, 2020

By Nikki Jamieson Westwind Weekly News With more than 10,000 active cases across the province, Albertans are being urged to take public health measures more… Read More »

Blue-Green algae bloom advisory lifted

Posted on November 19, 2020

By Nikki Jamieson Westwind Weekly News Alberta Health Services has lifted a Blue-green algae bloom advisory in southern Alberta. The advisory, which affected the Milk… Read More »

It’s tick season and if you find one, send it to AHS for testing

Posted on May 24, 2018

Gillian Slade Southern Alberta Newspapers It is the season for ticks and they can be particularly bad in this region, warns Alberta Health Services (AHS).… Read More »

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