1,300 Patients' Privacy Breached By Alberta Health Employee

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.26.2016 | Canada Alberta

The service says the records weren't altered.

Alberta Health Minister Fires Back After CEO's Resignation Letter

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.07.2016 | Canada Alberta

Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi also weighed in.

5 Laptops Stolen From Alberta Health Services Office

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.05.2016 | Canada Alberta

It's the second theft in two years.

Groups Call For Alta. Government To Fund New Wellness Foundation

CP | John Cotter/The Canadian Press | Posted 09.29.2016 | Canada Alberta

"We simply cannot afford not to invest in disease prevention."

Calgary Should Butt-Out the Vaping Ban

Derek James From | Posted 07.17.2016 | Canada Alberta
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The narrative concocted to support this ban is a sham. Vaping is not a public health crisis. Aside from a handful of deeply flawed studies that have been discredited, the accumulated evidence is becoming clearer and clearer--vaping is orders of magnitude less harmful than smoking is. And it's hardly more of a nuisance than wearing an excessive amount of perfume.

Sarah Paulson's 'American Horror Story: Freak Show' Character Is... (PHOTO)

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 06.13.2014 | Canada TV

If you're an "American Horror Story" fan, prepare for sensory overload. All of us know that Season 4 of the popular horror TV series is called "Ame...

Patients Warned To Get Tested For HIV, Hepatitis

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.02.2014 | Canada Alberta

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. - Alberta Health Services is warning 225 patients of a Fort McMurray clinic to get tested for HIV and hepatitis B and C.Dr. Alber...

So, About Those AHS Executive Bonuses..

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 12.04.2013 | Canada Alberta

Just one of 99 Alberta Health Services employees turned down performance pay last year, meaning a total of $3 million was paid out in pay-at-risk comp...

Architect Of Massive AHS Shakeup Gets Hefty Promotion

CP | Rob Drinkwater, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.12.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - The shakeup in Alberta's health system kept going Thursday as the province's top health watchdog was appointed to a key post.Health Ministe...

AHS Shakeup An ‘Assault' On Rural Care, Say Docs

Calgary Herald | Posted 11.11.2013 | Canada Alberta

Alberta doctor representatives are questioning whether rural communities will be shut out from decision-making as Alberta Health Services moves admini...

Big Wigs Ushered Out Of AHS

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 09.10.2013 | Canada Alberta

In what'll likely be a tough pill to swallow, Alberta's health minister unveiled a massive and drastic rebuild of Alberta Health Services that will se...

Entire Board FIRED

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.12.2013 | Canada Alberta

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. - Alberta Health Minister Fred Horne has sacked the entire board overseeing day-to-day delivery of health care in the province and h...

AHS Chair Openly Defies Government On Executive Bonuses

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.12.2013 | Canada Alberta

The board that runs Alberta's health system openly defied Health Minister Fred Horne Tuesday by refusing to claw back bonus payouts to 99 executives. ...

Enough With The Poor Investigations, AHS

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.03.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta Health Services needs to shape up on its in-house investigations given evidence that supervisors brushed off warnings of queue-jump...

Despite Budget, This Group Will Still Get Their Bonus

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.27.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta Health Services says it will pay its executives bonuses this year because they've already done the work.The day-to-day health provi...

AHS Goes On Slashing Spree

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.14.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta's health leaders say they will slash budgets, freeze salaries, and reduce hiring in the wake of last week's provincial budget.Alber...

Chris Jancelewicz

The Secret Behind Bloody Face's Mask

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 12.12.2012 | Canada TV

Imagine being in the makeup business for 18 years, working on such films as "The Passion of the Christ," "How The Grinch Stole Christmas," and "No Cou...

GALLERY: Alberta Health Services Spending Scandals

Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 09.12.2012 | Canada Alberta

Take a look at some of the spending scandals - severance and personal - to plague Alberta Health Services....

More Nurses For Northern Alberta

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.20.2012 | Canada Alberta

HIGH LEVEL, Alta. - A new pilot project is trying to increase the number of nurses in northern Alberta by offering temporary assignments in various sp...

Ecstasy Alert In Calgary

CBC | Posted 12.29.2011 | Canada

Provincial officials have issued a public health alert about the danger of the street drug ecstasy after the recent deaths of three young people in th...

Alberta Health Services Board Chairman Resigns

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.27.2012 | Canada Politics

EDMONTON - The head of the board that runs Alberta's health-care system announced Wednesday he is stepping down to pursue other interests.But Ken Hugh...