Alberta Wildfires Emergency Alert

Areas of Northern Alberta remain under mandatory evacuation orders or alerts. For details on affected communities visit Alberta Emergency Alert.

Updates from Alberta Health Services will be posted on our Wildfire Resources page. Updates from the Alberta government will be posted on their emergency page.

Alberta Health Care Insurance Plan

Alberta Health Care CardIn accordance with the Canada Health Act, Alberta has a publicly administered and funded health care system that guarantees Albertans receive universal access to medically necessary hospital and health care services. All new and returning Alberta residents must register for Alberta Health Care Insurance Plan (AHCIP) coverage to receive insured hospital and physician services.

See the Government of Alberta - Alberta Health Care Insurance Plan (AHCIP) to find out:

  • How to apply for coverage
  • What services are covered in and outside of Alberta
  • How to contact the AHCIP office
  • Forms for AHCIP and Blue Cross
  • How to update your account