Robots Will Help Calm Hospital's Littlest Patients

Robots Will Help Calm Hospital's Littlest Patients

CP  02.19.2015
The robots give high fives, tell jokes and stories, and playing music.
Medical Mix-Up Caused Overdose In Infant

Medical Mix-Up Caused Overdose In Infant

CTV Edmonton  02.16.2015
A Sherwood Park family is speaking out after a mix up at a local pharmacy caused an overdose in their infant. Baby Asher was given medication...
Tough Medicine For Alberta's Health Care Workers

Tough Medicine For Alberta's Health Care Workers

CP  02. 5.2015
EDMONTON - Alberta Health Services is freezing salaries and holding the line on union raises to help the province cope with billions of...
A Lot Of Albertans Getting Sick From Flu

A Lot Of Albertans Getting Sick From Flu

CP  01.29.2015
CALGARY - Influenza is still making a lot of people sick in Alberta.The latest flu stats from Alberta Health Services show nine more people...
Calgarians Push Province On New Cancer Centre

Calgarians Push Province On New Cancer Centre

CP  01.28.2015
CALGARY - More than 100 protesters held a rally at the government's southern Alberta office in Calgary to push for action on a new cancer...
Hidden Camera Reveals More 'Rough' Treatment At Care Home

Hidden Camera Reveals More 'Rough' Treatment At Care Home

CBC  01.27.2015
A hidden camera inside a long-term care room at the Kipnes Centre for Veterans in Edmonton has captured more disturbing footage. On Monday,...
Hidden Camera Captures Woman Dragged  From Care Home Bed

Hidden Camera Captures Woman Dragged From Care Home Bed

CBC  01.26.2015
It took a hidden video camera for Susan Carter to discover the truth about how her 89-year-old mother ended up lying on the floor at...
Some Patients Too Hefty For STARS

Some Patients Too Hefty For STARS

CTV Edmonton  12.11.2014
STARS Air Ambulance is known for their life saving work, transporting patients from remote scenes to hospitals for treatment, but a patient’s...
Political Meddling In Hospital Repairs?

Political Meddling In Hospital Repairs?

CP  12. 3.2014
EDMONTON - Alberta's infrastructure minister promised Wednesday to make more information public following reports that the government is...
Alberta Hospital System In Serious Trouble

Alberta Hospital System In Serious Trouble

The Edmonton Journal  12. 1.2014
Crumbling infrastructure. Empty rural emergency departments. Secretive funding decisions. Political manipulation. Alberta’s hospital...
Which Hospital Should Be Replaced?

Which Hospital Should Be Replaced?

The Edmonton Journal  11.28.2014
Old and crumbling. Cramped and deficient. Falling to pieces. Such are the words often used to describe the Misericordia Community Hospital,...
Ebola Ruled Out As Patient's Mystery Illness

Ebola Ruled Out As Patient's Mystery Illness

CP  11.28.2014
CALGARY - Alberta health officials say a Calgary patient who was feared to have a potentially contagious illness does not have the Ebola...
Unknown Illness Shuts Down Calgary ER

Unknown Illness Shuts Down Calgary ER

CP  11.27.2014
CALGARY - A patient with a potentially contagious illness is being treated at a hospital in Calgary, but health officials are cautioning...
Alberta Poiltics: Bananas Over Bed-blockers

Alberta Poiltics: Bananas Over Bed-blockers

Kent Hehr  11. 3.2014
The reason that these acute care beds are filled is because we have not funded long term beds in Alberta. The long term policies have given...