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Residents invited to share views about healthcare at public meeting hosted by True North Health Advisory Council

Fort Vermilion – Local and area residents are invited to attend a public meeting on January 23. This is an opportunity for participants to meet council members, provide feedback on health services, and to share views about local healthcare delivery and ideas for solutions. Feedback will be gathered and shared with AHS Zone leadership.

The meeting runs from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. at St. Theresa General Hospital, 4506 46 Avenue Fort Vermilion.

Health Advisory Councils play an important role in supporting the strategic direction of AHS by engaging members of their communities throughout Alberta in a respectful, transparent and accountable manner. Public participation is essential to improving the quality and accountability of health services. Working in partnership with AHS is an important way to ensure that services are more responsive to the needs of those who use them. For more information on the True North Advisory Council, visit the AHS website.

Alberta Health Services is the provincial health authority responsible for planning and delivering health supports and services for more than four million adults and children living in Alberta. Its mission is to provide a patient-focused, quality health system that is accessible and sustainable for all Albertans.

For media inquiries, contact:

Mary Mueller
AHS Community Engagement
Advisory Council Relations