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'It needs to be said': Thanking physicians in Sundre


On July 24, Sundre physicians spent the evening making house calls to the Double N Ranch. However, it wasn’t medical advice that brought them to the property, but rather a barbecue in their honour, a simple way to say “thank you”. ...

September 5, 2018 • Written in Practicing Physicians Resident Physicians Community Support 0 Comments

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Medicine Gathering and Niitsitapi wellness


RhPAP consultant, Julie Davis, recently spent an afternoon sharing and learning about the medicinal use of local plants used by the Niitsitapi (Blackfoot) people. ...

August 22, 2018 • Written in Community Support 0 Comments

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'Rural medicine wasn’t even on my radar'" - U of C students learn about rural health opportunities


Medical students had their eyes opened to rural opportunities at the University of Calgary Cumming School of Medicine’s annual Rural Shadowing Luncheon....

August 17, 2018 • Written in Medical Students 0 Comments

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'They've always been there': Recognizing new health professionals in Rocky Mountain House


In June 2018, the community of Rocky Mountain House held a special event to get to know the new doctors and their spouses....

July 25, 2018 • Written in Community Support 0 Comments

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Thorhild County’s Nurse Practitioner keeps health care close to home


A rural Alberta county has undertaken innovative measures to maintain health care services close to home....

July 4, 2018 • Written in Community Support Allied Health 0 Comments

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