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Fort McMurray is ‘opportunity never ending’ for medical professionals


RhPAP Skills Weekend highlights careers, lifestyle options for healthcare students in Wood Buffalo...

November 16, 2017 • Written in Medical Students Community Support Resident Physicians 0 Comments

• Written by Lucas Warren Jonathan Koch

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Milk River Skills Weekend triggers interest in rural health careers


Milk River hosts its very first Skills Day Event. 49 healthcare students from Calgary learn about suturing, IV starts, intubation, spinal immobilization, physiotherapy and wound care. As well, they get an introduction to both rural practice and the rural lifestyle....

November 15, 2017 • 0 Comments

• Written by Bobby Jones

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Resources for management of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) in primary care


Primary care physicians can now access several resources and point-of-care tools to help with CKD diagnosis, management and referral....

November 6, 2017 • 0 Comments

Tagged with CKD Pathway • Written by Submitted

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RhPAP Rural Health Round-Up: Week of October 30, 2017


RhPAP Rural Health Round-Up provides a regular glimpse at the efforts on going to meet rural Alberta's health workforce challenges. This week we revisit last weekend's successful skills event in Milk River, and we provide a review of rural health headlines from across the province.......

November 3, 2017 • Written in Community Support Medical Students Allied Health 0 Comments

Tagged with Coutts Medical Skills Weekend Milk River Warner • Written by Jonathan Koch

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Rural Alberta clinics receive prestigious award


Moose & Squirrel Medical Clinic of Sundre and Sylvan Family Health Centre in Sylvan Lake have been honoured as recipients of the Alberta College of Family Physician's Outstanding Family Practice Award for Alberta in 2017....

November 2, 2017 • Written in Practicing Physicians Community Support Allied Health 0 Comments

Tagged with Sundre • Written by Bobby Jones

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