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  • Submit a tick to Alberta’s surveillance program

    Albertans are encouraged to submit ticks they find on themselves and their animals to help government monitor the types of ticks found in the province. 

  • New High Prairie Health Complex improves patient care

    Residents, patients and families from High Prairie and surrounding communities now have access to expanded health care services, including more acute care and continuing care beds, in a new health complex.

  • Families to get better access to midwives

    Fewer rural and remote Alberta families will have to drive to a city or join a waitlist to get midwifery care thanks to a new agreement between Alberta Health Services and the Alberta Association of Midwives and stable government funding.