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Video: Students learn about rural healthcare and lifestyles at Oyen skills weekend


Future healthcare professionals converged on Oyen in September to discover the advantages of living and working in a rural Alberta community....

November 3, 2016 • 0 Comments

Tagged with Medical Skills Weekend Medical Students Oyen Physician attraction Physician education Physician recruitment Special Areas • Written by Jonathan Koch

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Oyen to welcome future healthcare professionals


U. of Calgary and Medicine Hat College students to experience rural healthcare and lifestyles at weekend RPAP Medical Skills event...

September 14, 2016 • Written in Community Support Medical Students 0 Comments

Tagged with EMS Medical Skills Weekend Medical Students Medicine Hat College Nursing Oyen Physician attraction Physician education Physician recruitment Physician retention Special Areas University of Calgary • Written by Jonathan Koch

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Dr. Akinseinde Osakuade - What’s not to love about Oyen?


As a young man, Dr. Akinseinde Osakuade of Oyen knew he wanted to fix people....

June 22, 2016 • Written in Practicing Physicians Community Support 0 Comments

Tagged with Oyen Physician attraction Special Areas • Written by Jonathan Koch

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Video - Oyen pioneers online solution for physician recruitment issues


When the town of Oyen lost two of three physicians in 2011, the outlook for finding new physicians for the community was bleak. As they would discover, the answer to their recruitment woes was literally at their fingertips....

April 13, 2016 • Written in Community Support 1 Comments

Tagged with Grants Oyen Physician attraction Physician recruitment Physician retention Special Areas Website • Written by Jonathan Koch

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Video: RPAP Grants spark innovation in rural physician attraction


The RPAP Community Attraction and Retention Grant program is helping the South Peace region of northwestern Alberta stand out...

May 25, 2015 • 0 Comments

Tagged with Beaverlodge County of Grande Prairie Grants Horse Lake First Nation Hythe Oyen RPAP Sexsmith South Peace Special Areas SPPARC Website Wembley • Written by Jonathan Koch

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