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Point-of-care ultrasound turns low-risk patients into no-risk patients


Now approaching the 1000th time it has been taught, the continually-improving and intensive Emergency Department Echo (EDE) Course is still raising the bar for medical care and training in Canada. ...

October 11, 2018 • Written in Practicing Physicians Community Support 0 Comments

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Caring for your friends and neighbours: How the CARE Course helps support Alberta’s rural health professionals


Erin Welke-Martens knew long before she completed her nursing education that when you work in your own community, your patients are your neighbours, friends, and family. ...

October 10, 2018 • Written in Community Support Allied Health 0 Comments

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Rhapsody Awards celebrate excellence in rural Alberta health care 


Health professionals in Drayton Valley, Peace River, Hythe, and Sundre to receive 2018 honours...

October 9, 2018 • Written in Community Support Practicing Physicians Allied Health 0 Comments

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'Today we really got to see what a rural hospital is like' - Bow Island Skills Day


More than 40 nursing and paramedic students from Medicine Hat College experienced the demands of working in a rural hospital on September 25, thanks to a unique collaboration between the College, Alberta Health Services, and RhPAP. ...

October 4, 2018 • Written in Community Support School Outreach 0 Comments

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Bashaw LPN complements small town health-care team


Brooke Elworthy never can predict how her day will unfold when she walks in the door at Bashaw Medical Centre. ...

October 3, 2018 • Written in Community Support 0 Comments

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