March 25, 2020
Sheila McGuire, Registered Nurse with Dementia Advice through Health Link, answers questions about how to support elderly family members and people suffering with dementia.
March 24, 2020
Dr. Colin Birch, Department head of Obstetrics and Gynecology for Calgary Zone, answers questions about the impact the COVID-19 pandemic is having on expectant mothers and families of newborns.
March 23, 2020
Dr. Mark Joffe - Vice President & Medical Director of CancerControl Alberta, Clinical Support Services & Provincial Clinical Excellence with AHS — is interviewed about personal protective equipment, the special gear front-line healthcare providers wear to protect themselves from contracting viruses such as COVID-19. Dr. Joffe discusses AHS guidelines related to this equipment for healthcare staff, and whether members of the public should be wearing masks for their safety.
March 20, 2020
EMS Chief Paramedic Darren Sandbeck shares details on the work EMS is doing across the province supporting Albertans and front line staff during the COVID-19 outbreak, including how staff are protecting themselves, how 911 calls are being handled and how EMS is currently managing events province-wide without any gaps or decreased levels of service.
March 16, 2020
"If you are grieving, reach out to a loved one," says Dr. Nicholas Mitchell. "Now more than ever we need to take care of each other."
March 16, 2020
AHS Addiction and Mental Health Provincial Medical Director Dr. Nicholas Mitchell shares information and advice on taking care of ourselves by looking for new activities and creating new routines to reduce stress.
March 13, 2020
Dr. Nicholas Etches, Medical Officer of Health, answers some common questions about the current COVID-19 virus situation.