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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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Growing their own health professionals in Brooks


Doctor, nurse, paramedic are just a few of the career examples high school students were exposed to at a May 15 RhPAP Skills Event in Brooks....

May 29, 2018 • Written in Community Support 0 Comments

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First Ever Pincher Creek High School Skills Day Shapes Career Paths


Over 30 high school students from Pincher Creek, Lundbreck and Crowsnest Pass came to the Pincher Creek Health Centre for a day of learning healthcare skills. They left with a better idea of health care career opportunities. Several students told us they have an interest in working in rural healthcare. The event was organized by local medical staff, the Livingstone Range School Division and RhPAP....

May 23, 2018 • 0 Comments

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Young Medical Minds Program highlights medical options for rural students


As part of our celebration of Dr. Chris Nichol, the 2017 Alberta Rural Physician Award of Distinction recipient, RhPAP profiled the Young Medical Minds (YMM) program that Dr. Nichol runs in Camrose, Alberta....

May 18, 2018 • Written in Practicing Physicians Community Support Medical Students 0 Comments

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Profile of Dr. Chris Nichol, Camrose Physician and 2017 Alberta Rural Physician Award of Distinction recipient


RhPAP's profile of Dr. Chris Nichol, Camrose Physician and 2017 Alberta Rural Physician Award of Distinction recipient....

May 15, 2018 • Written in Practicing Physicians Community Support 0 Comments

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