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Child Life Specialist

The Children’s Champion

Winter // December 2017

While the doctors, nurses, and other healthcare specialists work on the patient’s physical health, we want to make sure that the child can understand what’s going on with them... Read more


Medical Device Reprocessor

Meet the Unsung Heroes

Gregory Kennedy // December 2017

To say the medical device reprocessing department team is the wind beneath the wings of AHS is hardly cliché or hyperbole - it's verifiable fact... Read more

Family Room

Supporting Families

Chrystal // November 2017

As the administrative support worker here at the Family Room, I get to be the first point of contact, that smiling face at the front desk... Read more

Work Experience

Gaining Corporate Work Experience

JobPostings.ca // November 2017

For many people, a summer position is the start of their career journey. For ones that enter into an internship with Alberta Health Services, it can be... Read more

See the Ability

See the Ability

Christy Weis // October 2017

While some disabilities are easy to spot, others are not as obvious. Invisible disabilities such as Autism Spectrum Disorder can limit opportunities... Read more

Tasty Budzzz

Managing Mental Illness

Laura Manuel // October 2017

Many people are affected by mental health issues and addictions. This can make it hard to think clearly, manage how you feel, be with others... Read more

Oncology Nursing

Paths in Oncology Nursing

Lori Kirkaldy // September 2017

It’s funny – never in a million years did I think I’d be a Registered Nurse (RN). I had limited exposure to healthcare, and had always... Read more

Career Event

Putting the Patient First

Laura Manuel // September 2017

Putting patients first doesn't only happen on the frontline. South Zone's new Staffing Service Centre (SSC) team keeps... Read more

Career Event

The Career Fair Experience

Christy Weis // September 2017

A career fair can be a useful way to gather information about organizations you are interested in, learn about job opportunities... Read more

Job Board

Easier, Faster, and Better

Ben Surby // September 2017

Our applicants told us that they wanted a job board that was friendlier, easier to browse, accessible via mobile, and we worked to make that a reality... Read more

Call Centre

Call Centre Connects People

Joanne Neilsen // August 2017

With two-thirds of Alberta’s land mass included within its boundaries, AHS’ North Zone is a big place. In fact, it’s about the same size as France... Read more

Rural

The Rural Difference

Ben Surby & Brian Chee // July 2017

Galahad, Red Earth Creek, and High Level may not be the first communities you think of in Alberta, but they each offer their own combination of... Read more

Travel Nurse

A Life Changing Experience in Haiti

Robin Minhas // July 2017

When Robin Minhas, an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) nurse at Rockyview General Hopsital had the opportunity to travel abroad and provide healthcare... Read more

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