Alberta

Dr. Dionne Walsh, Physician Lead for Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID) for South Zone of Alberta Health Services
Dr. Dionne Walsh, Physician Lead for Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID) for South Zone of Alberta Health Services Sherri Gallant

MAID Medical lead - helping families through life’s final journey

By Sherri Gallant -- Senior Communications Advisor - AHS South Zone
March 14, 2019 - 11:23pm

LETHBRIDGE --  Dr. Dionne Walsh had always wanted to be a family doctor, but her Lethbridge practice took an unexpected turn after about seven years.

Jason Kenney
Jason Kenney The Canadian Press

Alberta UCP pitches $30 permit fees for trail users if Kenney elected premier

By The Canadian Press
March 14, 2019 - 10:23pm

CANMORE, Alta. - Alberta's Opposition United Conservative leader says if elected premier he would increase funding for conservation projects and have trail users pay annual permit fees.

Jason Kenney released a 13-point conservation plan while in Canmore, Alta.

Photo Credit: Government of Alberta

Provincial government announces new retrofit plan for municipal rec centres

By Aaron Mahoney (@Mahones93 on Twitter)
March 14, 2019 - 11:58am

EDMONTON, AB – The Government of Alberta is providing $9 million under the Climate Leadership Plan to help municipalities cut energy costs and emissions by upgrading their recreation facilities with energy-efficient technology. 

Dr. Adeel Azam, clinical department head for internal medicine and ICU at Medicine Hat Regional Hospital
Dr. Adeel Azam, clinical department head for internal medicine and ICU at Medicine Hat Regional Hospital Photo by Bob Schneider

Medicine Hat and Lethbridge doctors advocate for additional cardiac services

By Charles Lefebvre
March 13, 2019 - 10:06pm

MEDICINE HAT, AB —  Lethbridge and  Medicine Hat doctors continue to advocate for enhanced cardiac care services in the region, saying it will help save lives.

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