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There's one month left to nominate your local health care hero for an RPAP Award


Dr. Hess Boschma of Wabumun, known as the "gentle healer", made a quiet commitment to local communities in need. Has a physician in your rural community provided outstanding medical services while making a significant contribution to the community? Nominate them for an RPAP Award before June 1, 2017....

May 2, 2017 • Written in Practicing Physicians Community Support 0 Comments

Tagged with Award of Distinction Awards Wabamun • Written by Jonathan Koch

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RPAP Awards: There's one month left to nominate your rural Alberta community


Does your community excel at attracting and retaining healthcare professionals? Then don't delay! Nominate your local health care heroes for an RPAP Rural Community Award. Need some inspiration? Read about Kneehill County's successful nomination in 2011 here...

May 1, 2017 • Written in Community Support 0 Comments

Tagged with Awards Kneehill County Rural Community Award • Written by Jonathan Koch

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RPAP Awards: What makes a rural Alberta community of distinction?


Rocky Mountain House was recognized in 2010 for its organized, community-based approach to recruitment. Does your community excel at attracting and retaining healthcare professionals? Nominate it for an RPAP Award....

April 24, 2017 • Written in Community Support 0 Comments

Tagged with Awards Rocky Mountain House Rural Community Award • Written by Jonathan Koch

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What kind of doctor do you want to be?


What kind of doctor do you want to be? Julia, a first year medical student at the University of Alberta, talks about the kind of doctor that she would like to be....

April 12, 2017 • Written in Resident Physicians Practicing Physicians Medical Students 0 Comments

Tagged with Awards • Written by Lucas Warren

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RPAP Awards: Recognize an "unsung hero" in your rural community


They are the ‘unsung heroes’ of Alberta's rural communities, providing outstanding medical services, and making huge contributions to the health and well-being of their communities. Nominate your healthcare hero for an RPAP Award. Looking for inspiration? Check out the story of Dr. Michael Boorman, our 2004 rural Alberta physician of distinction....

April 11, 2017 • Written in Practicing Physicians Community Support 0 Comments

Tagged with Award of Distinction Awards • Written by Jonathan Koch

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