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2017 CEO Tour and Forum

July 24, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - MCH
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Appropriate Prioritization of Health Services and 'Professional Courtesy'

July 20, 2017
ALL Zones - Memo
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AHS' Provincial CIS Preferred Vendor Selected

July 13, 2017
ALL Zones - Connect Care
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Edmonton Zone Medical Director Announcement

July 11, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - AHS Leadership News
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Misericordia & Villa Caritas Parking Lot Asphalt & Curb Repair

July 11, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - Parking Lot Work
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Vascular Health Day - September 21, 2017

July 06, 2017
ALL Zones - Grey Nuns Event
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Misericordia Town Hall - July 26

July 06, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - MCH Staff Forum
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Grey Nuns Town Hall - July 26

July 06, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - GNCH Staff Forum
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Pragmatic Clinical Trials Certificate

July 05, 2017
ALL Zones - Training Opportunity
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Alberta Scan Electronic Newspaper

July 04, 2017
ALL Zones - Latest Edition
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28th Annual Palliative Education and Research Day

July 04, 2017
ALL Zones - Register September 15, 2017
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COV Antimicrobial Stewardship E-Newsletter (CHASE)

July 04, 2017
ALL Zones - Issue 15
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New Deputy Zone Medical Director

July 04, 2017
CENTRAL Zone - AHS Announcement
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Dream it, Achieve it Together

June 28, 2017
ALL Zones - Quality & Safety Summit
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Potential Risk of Exposure to Hepatitis B & C Viruses

June 28, 2017
ALL Zones - Patient Notification
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Independent Double Check and Infusion Line & Tubing Verification

June 27, 2017
ALL Zones - New Policies/ Procedures
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Decant of Villa Caritas 3A Patients to MCH Unit 8W

June 27, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - VC Upgrades
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Alberta Scan Electronic Newspaper

June 26, 2017
ALL Zones - Latest Edition
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Stroke Ambulance

June 20, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - Phase II
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Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Announcement

June 20, 2017
ALL Zones - Corporate Finance
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UPDATE: Sodium Bicarbonate Injection Shortage

June 20, 2017
ALL Zones - Drug Shortage
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New Drug Information Page

June 19, 2017
ALL Zones - Medical Staff Portal Update
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Immediate Actions for Sodium Bicarbonate

June 16, 2017
ALL Zones - Urgent
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34th Annual Feldman Lecture: October 20, 2017

June 15, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - GNCH Auditorium
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Better Healthcare for Albertans

June 14, 2017
ALL Zones - Auditor General Report
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GNCH Wifi Project Signage

June 13, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - Wi-Fi Access
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GNCH Learning and Development Clinic

June 13, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - Relocation
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Section Chief Announcement

June 01, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - MCH Internal Medicine
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What Matters to You Day

June 01, 2017
ALL Zones - June 6, 2017
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Government Announcement

June 01, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - MCH new ED
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New Zone Clinical Section Head/Divisional Director

June 01, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - Vascular Surgery
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Alberta Scan Electronic Newspaper

May 30, 2017
ALL Zones - Latest Edition
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Surgery SCN SEED Grant Award Program

May 26, 2017
ALL Zones - Call for Applications
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Assessment and Care Planning

May 26, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - Home Care
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Out-of-Country Health Services Appeal Panel

May 24, 2017
ALL Zones - Government of Alberta Recruitment Opportunity
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Online Addiction Medicine Diploma Program

May 23, 2017
ALL Zones - Health Care Professionals
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Covenant Health Palliative Consult Team Evaluation

May 23, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - GNCH & MCH
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Projects for 2017/18 Fiscal Year

May 11, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - Quality Innovation funding
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Network of Excellence in Senior's Health and Wellness

May 11, 2017
ALL Zones - Website Launch
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Lunch and Learn - MCH

May 09, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - MCH
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HQCA Integrated Lab Services Report

May 05, 2017
ALL Zones - Provincial Plan Report
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2017 Mission Awards Recipients

May 02, 2017
ALL Zones - Louis Coetzee
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New AHS Vice President & Medical Director, North Zone

May 02, 2017
ALL Zones - Dr. Mark Joffe
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EZMSA Newsletter

April 27, 2017
Edmonton Zone - April edition
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CHEEP Initiative

April 26, 2017
VILLA CARITAS - Congratulations
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IT Governance

April 26, 2017
Edmonton Zone - Spring Newsletter
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RPAP 2017 Awards

April 26, 2017
ALL Zones - Accepting Nominations
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Basal Bolus Insulin Therapy Implementation

April 25, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - GNCH
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Mumps Key Messages

April 24, 2017
ALL Zones - Updated Reference Document
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Edmonton Zone Medical Staff Association Golf Talk

April 20, 2017
Edmonton ZONE- Golf Day Update
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National Volunteer Week 2017

April 19, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - GNCH
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iRSM Research Forum 2017

April 19, 2017
ALL Zones - Patient-Powered
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Alberta Scan Electronic Newspaper

April 18, 2017
ALL Zones - Latest Edition
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2nd Sigma Regional Conference on Midlife Women's Health Issues

April 13, 2017
ALL Zones - Conference
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Call for Abstracts - Deadline Extension

April 12, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - Palliative Care Conference
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Unveiling of “Mother and Child” Stained Glass Window

April 11, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - GNCH
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Make it Awkward Presentation

April 11, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - GNCH
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New Interim Edmonton Zone Medical Director

April 11, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - Announcement
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Senior Medical Director, Diabetes, Obesity and Nutrition

April 10, 2017
All Zones - Position Available
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Minister's Senior Service Awards

April 07, 2017
ALL Zones -Submission Deadline May 19, 2017
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New Emergency Department

April 04, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - Misericordia Hospital
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Grey Nuns Hospital Facility Chief, Cardiology

April 04, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - Dr. Sanjay Sharma
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Annual KRS Collection Update

April 04, 2017
ALL Zones - Library Services
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Resources for National Advance Care Planning Day

April 04, 2017
ALL Zones - April 16, 2017
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COV Antimicrobial Stewardship E-Newsletter (CHASE)

April 04, 2017
ALL Zones - Issue 14
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Provincial Medical Director, Laboratory Services

March 30, 2017
ALL Zones - Dr. Carolyn O'Hara
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Mumps & Measles Immunization Requirements - 2017

March 29, 2017
ALL Zones - Healthcare Workers
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Best Possible Medication History (BPMH) Form Available

March 29, 2017
ALL Zones - Netcare Portal
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Associate Zone Medical Director, Integrated Quality Management

March 28, 2017
NORTH Zone - Dr. Dawn Hartfield
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Stroke Distinction

March 24, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - Award
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2017 Winter Quality Newsletter

March 24, 2017
ALL Zones - Quality & Patient Safety
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Serious Illness Conversation Guide

March 21, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - April 21st & 22nd
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Funding for the Redevelopment of the Emergency Department

March 20, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - Misericordia Announcement
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Edmonton Zone Medical Director (ZMD) Position

March 17, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - Closes March 31
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A World's Most Ethical Company™

March 13, 2017
ALL Zones - Covenant Designation
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Provincial CIS Newsletter

March 13, 2017
ALL Zones - Jan/Feb/Mar 2017
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Clostridium Difficile Infection Order Forms.

March 13, 2017
ALL Zones - New & Revised
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Expert Committee on Drug Evaluation & Therapeutics

March 09, 2017
ALL Zones - Closes April 2
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Corporate Policies and Procedures

March 07, 2017
ALL ZONES - Revised Policies/Procedures
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CFCPS Conference

March 06, 2017
ALL ZONES - June 9-11, 2017
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HQCA Patient Experience Awards 2017

March 03, 2017
ALL ZONES - Submission Deadline
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M.A.I.D. - Multi-Specialty Grand Rounds - March 31st

March 03, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - Misericordia Hospital
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2017 Covenant Health Mission Awards

February 27, 2017
All ZONES- Nominees
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Alberta Scan Electronic Newspaper

February 24, 2017
ALL Zones - Latest Edition
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Week one of eCLINICIAN EMR

February 24, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - Misericordia eCLINICIAN
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EZMSA Awards

February 23, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - Award Winners
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Communicable Disease Advisory

February 21, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - Mumps
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Corporate Policies & Procedures

February 09, 2017
ALL Zones - Summary of New / Revised
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Conference on Advance Care Planning & End of Life Care

February 09, 2017
ALL Zones - Call for Abstracts
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Capital Plan Submission

February 07, 2017
ALL Zones - COV Priorities
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EZMSA AGM & Awards

February 06, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - 2017
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Grey Nuns Cardiology Leadership Change

February 03, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - Announcement
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Home Parenteral Therapy Program Referrals

February 01, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - Multi-disciplinary Approach
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New Neurologist at MCH

February 01, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - Dr. Bashir Brebesh
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Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID) Survey

January 30, 2017
ALL ZONES - Request for feedback BY AHS
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Family Physicians/Cancer Control: Strengthening Linkages Workshop

January 30, 2017
ALL ZONES - Save the Date April 22 2017
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New Misericordia Facility Chief - ICU

January 23, 2017
EDMONTON ZONE- Announcement
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New Misericordia Facility Chief - Family Medicine

January 23, 2017
EDMONTON ZONE - Announcement
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AMA Achievement Awards

January 23, 2017
ALL ZONES - Call for Nominations
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CHAC Call for Nominations

January 23, 2017
ALL Zones - Submission Deadline
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Provincial ECG Viewing via ECG Web

January 22, 2017
ALL Zones - MUSE Update/Announcement
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Executive Director, iRSM

January 18, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - Announcement
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Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Opens January 18, 2017

January 17, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - Misericordia Hospital
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Seniors Health Provincial Clinical Knowledge Leads for CKCM Service

January 16, 2017
ALL Zones - Expression of Interest
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Accessing email via IOS Device

January 16, 2017
ALL ZONES - Tips for accessing
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Accessing email via ANDROID Device

January 16, 2017
ALL ZONES - Tips for Accessing
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Updating Physician and Clinician Addresses

January 13, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - eClinician users
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South STEDT Medical Director

January 13, 2017
ALL Zones - Expression of Interest
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Netcare - Major Outage

January 06, 2017
ALL Zones- PIN & Medication Profile
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Pilot Palliative Consult Team

January 03, 2017
EDMONTON Zone - GNCH, MCH & Villa Caritas
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Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI) Order Form

December 27, 2016
ALL Zones - Revised
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Medical Marijuana Use by Patients & Residents

December 27, 2016
ALL Zones - Interim Guidelines
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Christmas Blessings

December 23, 2016
President & CEO, Covenant Health
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Christmas Greetings

December 23, 2016
Deputy Premier & Minister of Health
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Allergy Never Events

December 23, 2016
ALL Zones - ISMP Canada Safety Bulletin
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Consent Documentation in Home Parenteral Therapy Program

December 20, 2016
EDMONTON Zone - Grey Nuns Hospital
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Institutional Conscience for Palliative/Faith-Based Providers

December 20, 2016
ALL Zones - Globe & Mail Column
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Council of Canadian Academies to Undertake MAID Studies

December 16, 2016
Independent Reviews
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New Interim Deputy Medical Director

December 13, 2016
Edmonton Zone - Royal Alexandra Hospital
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Weight-Based Medication Dose Errors

December 12, 2016
ALL Zones - ISMP Canada Safety Bulletin
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Provincial ECG Viewing via ECG Web

December 12, 2016
ALL Zones - MUSE Update/Announcement
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Alberta Scan Electronic Newpaper

December 09, 2016
ALL Zones - Latest Edition
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Corporate Policies & Procedures

December 08, 2016
ALL Zones - Latest Summary of New / Revised
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Medication Management Safety Team Update

December 06, 2016
EDMONTON Zone - December 2016
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Delay in Opening the Mental Health and Neonatal Intensive Care Units

December 05, 2016
EDMONTON Zone - Misericordia Hospital
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Fall 2016 Quality Newsletter

December 05, 2016
ALL Zones - Quality and Patient Safety
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New AHS Surgery Chair Appointed

December 01, 2016
Dr. David Williams
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Edmonton Zone Medical Staff Association Newsletter

November 29, 2016
EDMONTON Zone -Latest Edition
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Moving of Patients to New Units

November 28, 2016
EDMONTON Zone - NICU Delayed - MCH
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Dr. David Mador VP & Medical Director Northern Alberta

November 28, 2016
ALL Zones - Retirement Announcement
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Important Update to Remote Access

November 24, 2016
ALL Zones - Library Services
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Flu Immunization Notice

November 20, 2016
Edmonton Zone - Second Offering -GNH
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Christmas Gatherings

November 17, 2016
EDMONTON Zone - Medical Staff Associations
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Procedural Sedation

November 17, 2016
ALL Zones - Update
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Legacy Day Service

November 17, 2016
ALL Zones
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Annual Staff Christmas Dinners

November 15, 2016
EDMONTON Zone - All Staff
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Decommissioning PowerSign

November 14, 2016
EDMONTON Zone - Former eSignature Application
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Accreditation Survey 2016 Report

November 14, 2016
ALL Zones - Announcement
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Provincial CIS Newsletter

November 14, 2016
ALL Zones - November/December 2016
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Antibiotic Awareness Week: November 14 - 20, 2016

November 14, 2016
ALL Zones - Antimicrobial Stewardship
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2017 Covenant Health Mission Awards

November 10, 2016
ALL Zones - Award Nominations
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Continuing the Face of Mercy After the Jubilee Year.

November 09, 2016
ALL Zones - Personal Reflection
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2016 Physician Engagement Survey

November 08, 2016
ALL Zones - Your Voice Counts!
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Facility Medical Director for the Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital

November 08, 2016
ALL Zones - Anouncement
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Human Trafficking and the Health Care Response

November 03, 2016
EDMONTON Zone - MCH Auditorium
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Medication Management Safety Team Update

November 03, 2016
ALL Zones - November 2016
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New/ Revised Corporate Policies & Procedures

November 01, 2016
ALL Zones - Policies & Procedures
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Everyday Heroes Engagement Survey

November 01, 2016
ALL Zones - November Survey
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Changes in CMO & Medical Affairs Office

October 31, 2016
ALL Zones - Announcement
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EZMSA Annual General Meeting

October 28, 2016
EDMONTON Zone - November 17, 2016
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VP & Chief Operating Officer

October 28, 2016
ALL Zones - Announcement
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Delayed Treatment after Transitions of Care

October 28, 2016
ALL Zones - ISMP Canada Safety Bulletin
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EZMSA Media Training

October 27, 2016
EDMONTON Zone - Experienced Journalist Advises
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Capital Submission Media Coverage

October 25, 2016
ALL Zones - Edmonton Journal Story
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Isolation of Patients with Influenza-like Illness (ILI)

October 25, 2016
ALL Zones - Infection Prevention & Control
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Nephrology eBulletin (AHS)

October 24, 2016
ALL Zones - eReferral
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Physician Engagement Survey Nov. 1-30'16

October 24, 2016
ALL Zones - Your Voice Counts!
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2016 Multi-Year Facility Infrastructure Capital Submission

October 21, 2016
ALL Zones - Capital Plan
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Dr. Neil Gibson

October 20, 2016
ALL Zones - Announcement
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Ethics Made Real

October 20, 2016
ALL Zones - Myths about Catholic Hospitals
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Cyber Security Awareness

October 18, 2016
ALL Zones - For Information
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Alberta Lung Cancer Program

October 18, 2016
ALL Zones - Research Study
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Catholic Health Alliance of Canada Editorial

October 17, 2016
ALL Zones - MAID
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Mandatory Information Security & Privacy (ISP) Training

October 17, 2016
ALL Zones - Action Required
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Home Parenteral Therapy (HPT) Program

October 17, 2016
Edmonton Zone - Revised Conversion Dates
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Accreditation All Staff Debrief 2016

October 17, 2016
ALL Zones - Presentation
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Public Sector Compensation Transparency Act

October 14, 2016
ALL Zones - Exemption Deadline
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Dr. Stewart Hamilton Resignation Announcement

October 14, 2016
EDMONTON Zone- Resignation of Dr. Hamilton
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New Interim Associate Zone Medical Director and Integrated Quality Management Director

October 14, 2016
EDMONTON Zone- New AZMD and IQM Director
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Flu Immunization

October 13, 2016
ALL Zones - Clinic Schedules
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Change in Reporting of Treponema pallidum Particle Agglutination (TPPA) Assay Results

October 13, 2016
ALL Zones - Change in Reporting
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Diversity and Inclusion Survey Results and Next Steps

October 13, 2016
ALL Zones - Update
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Patient and Family Centred Week

October 11, 2016
ALL Zones - PFCC Week October 17-21, 2016
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Canadian Patient Safety Week

October 11, 2016
All Zones - October 24-28, 2016
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Dr. Chuck Harley

October 11, 2016
ALL Zones - Announcement
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NAUC Prostate Biopsy Program

October 11, 2016
North Alberta Zones - Announcement
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New / Revised Corporate Policies & Procedures

October 11, 2016
ALL Zones - Policies/Procedures
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Town Hall Forums

October 11, 2016
Edmonton Zone - MCH & GNH
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Potential for Administration error with “Depo” Injections

October 11, 2016
ALL Zones - Safer Practice Notice
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Let's Shape Seniors Care

October 03, 2016
Edmonton Zone - Forum
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AHS and Dynalife Announcement

October 01, 2016
Edmonton/North Zone - Contract Extension
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Media regarding Medical Assistance in Dying

October 01, 2016
All Zones - Update from Covenant
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Stroke Algorithms

September 27, 2016
EDMONTON Zone - Grey Nuns Hospital
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CADD Solis VIP Pump Conversion

September 27, 2016
Edmonton Zone - HPT Program
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Northern Alberta Vascular Centre

September 27, 2016
ALL Zones - Website
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Interim Site Administrator – Ryan Wiest

September 27, 2016
ALL Zones - St. Mary's Health Care Centre
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Gordon Reid MacDonald Memorial Lecture

September 21, 2016
ALL Zones - Advocating for Children
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Provincial CIS Newsletter

September 20, 2016
ALL Zones- September/October 2016
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Vascular Health Day

September 16, 2016
Edmonton Zone - Special Event
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Corporate Policies & Procedures

September 12, 2016
ALL Zones - New and Revised
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St. Teresa Place

September 09, 2016
ALL Zones - Announcement
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Palliative Care Education and Research Days

September 08, 2016
EDMONTON Zone - Registration
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Accreditation 2016 - How Did We Do?

September 06, 2016
ALL Zones- On-site Survey Results
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EZMSA - QI Grant Fund Launch

September 06, 2016
EDMONTON Zone - Invitation
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Nutrition Matters-Summer 2016

August 31, 2016
EDMONTON Zone: GNH, MCH & Bonnyville Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative
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Five-year Lab Services Extension Provides Stability

August 30, 2016
Edmonton & Northern Zones - Laboratory Services
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Expression of Interest - Provincial Clinical Knowledge Leads

August 25, 2016
Edmonton Zone - NICU, Medicine
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Expression of Interest - Scientific Director

August 25, 2016
Edmonton Zone - Kidney SCN
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Northern Alberta Urology Centre Transfer of Service

August 24, 2016
EDMONTON Zone - GNCH & MCH
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AHS and TELUS launch 'My Mobile Usage Tracker'

August 19, 2016
ALL Zones - How to Register
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Dr. Doug Stoski

August 19, 2016
ALL Zones - In Memoriam
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Dean's Lecture Series

August 17, 2016
ALL Zones - Inaugural Lecture
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Blood Shortage Memo - Green Advisory

August 16, 2016
ALL ZONES - Blood Shortage
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Medication Reconciliation Newsletter

August 16, 2016
ALL Zones- Issue V
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Call Expectations

August 16, 2016
ALL Zones - Memo to ALL COV Physicians
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Essential Services Agreement

August 16, 2016
ALL Zones - Planning and Support
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Medication Safety Alert Newsletter

August 16, 2016
ALL Zones - July 2016 Edition
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Green Phase Advisory of Blood Shortage - RESOLVED

August 16, 2016
ALL Zones- Update
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EZ IT Governance Newsletter

August 08, 2016
EDMONTON Zone- 2016 Summer Edition
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New & Revised Corporate Policies

August 08, 2016
ALL ZONES - Covenant Health Policy Announcement
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Accreditation On-Site Survey

August 05, 2016
EDMONTON, CALGARY & CENTRAL ZONES: Sites and Standards
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Medication Reconciliation (MedRec) – MCH, CCU

August 05, 2016
Edmonton Zone - MedRec Memo
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CEO Tour & Town Hall Meeting

August 05, 2016
Edmonton Zone-CEO Tour & Town Hall Meeting
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Pre-Printed Medication Order Sets

August 03, 2016
ALL Zones- Policy and Procedure
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Outpatient Occupational & Physical Therapy Services

August 02, 2016
Edmonton Zone - MCH Onsite Services
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27th Annual Palliative Education and Research Days

July 29, 2016
ALL Zones - Registration
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2016 RPAP Rural Community Conference

July 29, 2016
ALL Zones - Registration
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Medical Assistance in Dying

July 26, 2016
ALL Zones - Telehealth Session
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HIM Documentation

July 25, 2016
ALL Zones - Tips for Physicians
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Learning Resource Navigator (LeaRN)

July 22, 2016
ALL Zones - Now available for Physicians
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New program coordinates health care for Alberta seniors

July 22, 2016
ALL Zones - Primary Care Network
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Covenant Health leads a national discussion about palliative care

July 21, 2016
ALL Zones - Announcement
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Proactive IT Changes

July 19, 2016
ALL Zones - Notification to Physicians
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Antibiotic Resistant Organism (ARO) Flag Clearing Protocol

July 19, 2016
ALL ZONES- Protocol Changes
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Provincial Medical Director, Pharmacy Services

July 18, 2016
ALL Zones - Expression of Interest
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Use of Clinical Secure Messaging (CSM)

July 18, 2016
ALL Zones - Important Information
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Laboratory Information System Downtime

July 15, 2016
EDMONTON ZONE-2 Hour Maintenance Downtime
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In Memoriam - Dr. Jack Popowich

July 13, 2016
EDMONTON ZONE - Pediatrician
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Medication Management Safety Team (MMST)

July 13, 2016
EDMONTON ZONE - July 2016 Update
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Alberta College of Family Physicians - Excellence Award 2016

July 12, 2016
ALL Zones - Congratulations
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MedRec - MCH, ICU Physician

July 11, 2016
Edmonton Zone - MCH, Follow-up Memo
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CHEEP (Clean: Hands, Equipment, Environment, Patient)

July 08, 2016
Edmonton Zone - GNH
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Antimicrobial Stewardship E-Newsletter

July 06, 2016
ALL Zones - Issue 11
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Town Hall Forums

July 05, 2016
Edmonton Zone - MCH & GNH
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RFP - Provincial Clinical Information System (CIS)

July 04, 2016
ALL Zones - Representatives Required
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Policies & Procedures

July 04, 2016
ALL Zones - New /Revised
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Medication Reconciliation (MedRec)

July 04, 2016
Edmonton Zone - MCH, ICU
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Alberta Scan Electronic Newpaper

July 04, 2016
ALL Zones - Latest Edition
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eBooks

June 29, 2016
ALL Zones - Library Services
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Proposed Changes to MedRec and Falls

June 29, 2016
ALL Zones - Feedback Requested
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Potential Canada Post Mail Service Interruption

June 28, 2016
ALL Zones - Mail Delivery
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New President for Covenant Care and Covenant Living

June 28, 2016
ALL Zones - Announcement
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The Vital Beat – Website and Newsletter

June 28, 2016
ALL Zones - Digital Newsroom
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Call for Interest: Associate VP, Addictions & Mental Health

June 27, 2016
ALL Zones - Search & Select
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Senior Medical Director, Digestive Health SCN

June 24, 2016
ALL Zones - Expression of Interest
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Duplicate Copies of Transcribed Reports

June 24, 2016
ALL Zones - Provincial Dictation Platform
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Edmonton Zone Medical Staff Association Newsletter

June 24, 2016
Edmonton Zone - Latest Edition
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Provincial CIS Newsletter

June 22, 2016
ALL Zones - June/July 2016
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Surge Protocols – Emergency and Site Capacity

June 17, 2016
Edmonton Zone - Grey Nuns Hospital
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Public Sector Compensation Transparency Act

June 16, 2016
ALL Zones - Salary Disclosure
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The Vital Beat

June 16, 2016
ALL Zones - Launch of New Newsroom
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Provincial CIS

June 16, 2016
ALL Zones - Clinical Guidance Requested
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RPAP Community Conference

June 08, 2016
ALL Zones - Save the Date
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Northern Alberta Urology Centre

June 08, 2016
Edmonton Zone - Transfer of Service
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Surgical Assist Opportunities

June 07, 2016
All Zones - GNCH & MCH
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Corporate Policy / Procedure

June 06, 2016
ALL Zones - Responding to Requests for MAID
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Alberta Scan Electronic Newpaper

June 03, 2016
ALL Zones - Latest Edition
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Medication Management Safety Team Update

June 02, 2016
ALL Zones - June 2016
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Pharmacy Sterile Compounding Room Closure

June 02, 2016
Edmonton Zone - GNH Urgent Notice
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Alberta Health Serivces Board names Dr. Verna Yiu, President & CEO

May 31, 2016
ALL Zones - Announcement
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Medical Director, Cancer Surgery Alberta (CSA), CancerControl Alberta

May 30, 2016
ALL Zones - Expression of Interest
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Workplace Diversity Survey

May 27, 2016
ALL Zones - Respond by June 10
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Responding to Requests for Medical Assistance in Dying

May 25, 2016
ALL Zones - New Policy
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Antimicrobial Stewardship Backgrounder

May 24, 2016
ALL Zones - Issue 11 - April 2016
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Don't use D/C for "Discontinue"

May 24, 2016
ALL Zones - Prohibited Abbreviations
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Surge Protocols - Emergency and Site Capacity

May 24, 2016
Edmonton Zone - Grey Nuns Hospital
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Thank You letter - Fort McMurray Wildfire Response

May 20, 2016
ALL Zones- Dr. Verna Yiu, Interim President & CEO, AHS
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Green Phase Advisory Discontinued

May 18, 2016
ALL Zones - Discontinued
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Compensation Disclosure Update

May 17, 2016
ALL Zones - Physician Information
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2016 RPAP Awards

May 12, 2016
ALL Zones - Deadline Extended
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Medication Reconciliation

May 12, 2016
Edmonton Zone - GNH, Critical Care
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Thank you – Fort McMurray Wildfire Response

May 11, 2016
ALL Zones - Physicians, Staff and Volunteers
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Green Phase Advisory of Blood Shortage

May 06, 2016
ALL Zones - Group O Red Cells
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Covenant Health Responds to Fort McMurray Fire

May 04, 2016
ALL Zones - Message from President & CEO
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Covenant Care joins with Covenant Living to prepare for future

May 04, 2016
ALL Zones - Announcement
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Medication Management - Prohibited Abbreviation

May 03, 2016
ALL Zones - Use of '@'
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National Hospice Palliative Care Week

May 03, 2016
ALL Zones - May 1 - 7, 2016
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Medication Management Safety Team (MMST)

May 03, 2016
ALL Zones - Monthly Update – May 2016
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Medication Safety Alert Newsletter

May 03, 2016
ALL Zones - April 2016 Edition
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VITAL Signs

May 03, 2016
ALL Zones - May Publication
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Corporate Policies / Procedures

May 02, 2016
ALL Zones - Revised
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Go Live (MedRec) Medication Reconciliation

May 02, 2016
South Zone - Banff Mineral Springs Hospital
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Edmonton Zone Medical Staff Association Newsletter

May 02, 2016
Edmonton Zone - Latest Edition
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Covenant Health's 2016 Mission Awards

April 22, 2016
ALL Zones - Recipient Announcement
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HQCA Patient Experience Awards

April 21, 2016
ALL Zones - Deadline April 30, 2016
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Workplace Incident/Injury Reporting Line

April 19, 2016
ALL Zones - 24/7 Reporting Line
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Neurology Update Conference

April 18, 2016
ALL Zones - Registration
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2016 Budget

April 15, 2016
ALL Zones - Announcement
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CPSI – Patient Safety Metrics Audit Platform

April 15, 2016
ALL Zones - Discontinued
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Medication Reconciliation Newsletter

April 15, 2016
ALL Zones - Spring 2016 Edition
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Nutrition Awareness Month

April 15, 2016
ALL Zones - Presentation & Fact Sheet
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Town Hall Forums

April 12, 2016
Edmonton Zone - MCH & GNH
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Medication Management Safety Team Update

April 12, 2016
Edmonton Zone - Acute Care Sites
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Associate Medical Director, Health Link Alberta Position

April 11, 2016
ALL Zones - Accepting Applications
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Catholic Health Legacy Strong and Vibrant in Alberta

April 11, 2016
ALL Zones - Article by Dr. Owen Heisler
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Medication Safety Alert Newsletter

April 11, 2016
ALL Zones - Newsletter
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Medical Director, Clinical Telehealth Services

April 11, 2016
ALL Zones - Announcement
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VITAL Signs Publication

April 08, 2016
ALL Zones - Latest Edition
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Abbreviated Drug Names

April 08, 2016
ALL Zones - Prohibited Use
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Alberta Scan Electronic Newpaper

April 08, 2016
ALL Zones - New Edition
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Surgery - Strategic Clinical Network

April 06, 2016
ALL Zones - April 2016 Edition
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Annual Transfusion Medicine Audits

April 05, 2016
Edmonton Zone - GNH & MCH
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Edmonton Zone Medical Staff Association Newsletter

April 05, 2016
Edmonton Zone - Spring Edition
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Corporate Policies & Procedures

April 04, 2016
ALL Zones - Revisions
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COV Antimicrobial Stewardship E-Newsletter (CHASE)

April 04, 2016
ALL Zones - Issue 10
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Edmonton Zone Medical Staff Association Awards

March 31, 2016
ALL Zones - Recipients
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Report Distribution via eDelivery

March 31, 2016
Edmonton Zone - Change to Automatic Delivery
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GOLF - Edmonton Zone Medical Staff Association

March 24, 2016
Edmonton Zone - Registration
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Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) Program Implementation

March 24, 2016
ALL Zones - Roll Out
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Interim Vice President and COO

March 22, 2016
ALL Zones - Announcement
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Surgery SCN SEED Grant Award Program

March 22, 2016
ALL Zones - Call for Proposals
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Alberta's Surgical Wait Times Transform-athon

March 22, 2016
ALL Zones - Registration
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Medical Assistance in Dying

March 22, 2016
ALL Zones - Information & Resources
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Dr. Fawzy Morcos (1933 - 2016)

March 21, 2016
ALL Zones -In Remembrance
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Agfa Diagnostic Imaging Xero Viewer

March 18, 2016
ALL Zones - Diagnostic Images
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Patient Experience Awards

March 18, 2016
ALL Zones - Alberta-Wide
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Transfusion Medicine Request Forms

March 17, 2016
Edmonton Zone - Update
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Meals Matter with Andy Jones

March 17, 2016
ALL Zones - Telehealth April 27
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Misericordia General Medical Staff Meeting

March 14, 2016
MCH - Notice of Meeting
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Edmonton Zone Medical Staff Association Awards

March 14, 2016
Edmonton Zone - 2016 Awards/AGM
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Corporate Policies & Procedures

March 11, 2016
ALL Zones -Revisions
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Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

March 08, 2016
ALL Zones - Resignation
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David Kay: Alberta wouldn't be the same without RPAP

March 08, 2016
ALL Zones - RPAP Blog
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Covenant Health Named a 2016 World's Most Ethical Company

March 07, 2016
ALL Zones - Ethisphere Institute
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New Strategic Clinical Network – Population, Public and Aboriginal Health

March 06, 2016
ALL Zones - Invitation to Participate
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Reciprocal Parking Placards - Medical Staff

February 29, 2016
EDMONTON ZONE - 2016-2017 RECIPROCAL Parking for Medical Staff at MCH & GNH available at Medical Staff Offices
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27th Annual Palliative Care Education and Research Days

February 29, 2016
ALL Zones - Call for Abstracts
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Residents Provide Hospital With "Out Of This World" Support

February 26, 2016
NORTH Zones - Bonnyville Hospital Gala
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2016 Mission Award Nominees

February 25, 2016
ALL Zones - Nominees Announcement
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Ed Stelmach - New Board Chair

February 18, 2016
ALL Zones - Edmonton Journal Article
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2016 MSK Clinical Pearls Course

February 17, 2016
ALL Zones - Registration
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CMO Medical Staff News & Muses

February 16, 2016
ALL ZONES - Latest Edition
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Alberta Scan Electronic Newpaper

February 10, 2016
ALL Zones - Latest Edition
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DynaMed Virtual Training Sessions

February 10, 2016
ALL Zones - Registration Now Open!
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Covenant Health's Position on Physician Assisted Death

February 09, 2016
ALL Zones - Physician Assisted Death
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Chief Medical Officer Message to Covenant Physicians

February 09, 2016
ALL Zones - Physician Assisted Death
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Clinical Physician Workshop

February 09, 2016
Edmonton Zone - Registration Now Open
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Isolation of Patients with Influenza-like Illness (ILI)

February 08, 2016
ALL Zones - IPC Process - REPOSTED
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New Covenant Health Board Chair

February 04, 2016
ALL Zones - Mr. Ed Stelmach
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Non-Sterile Exam Glove Conversion

February 04, 2016
Edmonton Zone - Information
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Change Day Alberta

February 04, 2016
ALL Zones - Webinars & Pledges
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Alberta Top 70 Employer Award 2016

February 03, 2016
ALL Zones - 3rd consecutive year!
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IMPACT

February 03, 2016
ALL Zones - Cabinet & DM Shuffle
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Alberta Medical Association Achievement Awards

February 03, 2016
ALL Zones - Nominations
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Medication Safety Alert Newsletter

February 02, 2016
ALL Zones - Latest Edition
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CHAC National Conference

February 01, 2016
ALL Zones - Expression of Interest
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Strengthening Linkages Workshop for Family Physicians

February 01, 2016
ALL Zones - Save the Date
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Primary Care - A Coming of Age for Family Medicine

February 01, 2016
ALL Zones - Registration Now Open
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Corporate Policies & Procedures

February 01, 2016
ALL Zones - New / Revised
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EZMSA General Meeting and Awards Presentation

February 01, 2016
Edmonton Zone - Reservations
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Edmonton Zone Medical Staff Association Newsletter

February 01, 2016
Edmonton Zone - Latest Edition
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Dr. Jack Regehr - South Zone Medical Director

January 22, 2016
ALL Zones - Announcement
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Edmonton Zone Medical Staff Association - 2016 Awards

January 20, 2016
Edmonton Zone -Call for Nominations
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Acting Vice President, Quality & Chief Medical Officer - AHS

January 20, 2016
ALL Zones - Information
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Communication Survey - COV Medical Staff

January 19, 2016
ALL ZONES - CMO seeking feedback prior to Feb 19'16
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Alberta Scan Electronic Newpaper

January 18, 2016
ALL Zones - Latest Edition
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Advancing Dementia Diagnosis and Management in Alberta

January 18, 2016
ALL Zones - Workshop Registration Notice
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Diabetes Program Information

January 18, 2016
Edmonton Zone - Latest Referral Information
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Learning Module for Physicians

January 15, 2016
ALL Zones - Clinical Documentation
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Medication Safety Alert Newsletter

January 08, 2016
ALL Zones - Latest Edition
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COV Antimicrobial Stewardship E-Newsletter (CHASE)

January 07, 2016
ALL Zones - Issue 9
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Platelet Transfusion

January 06, 2016
ALL Zones - Update
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Upcoming PMI Courses

January 05, 2016
ALL Zones- 4 upcoming PMI courses
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Irritable Bowel Syndrome

January 04, 2016
Edmonton Zone - Information Sessions
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Covenant Health 11th Annual Research Day

January 04, 2016
ALL Zones - Registration/ Information
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New Online Orientation Program

December 31, 2015
ALL Zones - Medical Council of Canada
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Christmas Message to Covenant Health Medical Staff

December 23, 2015
From Dr. Bob Black, VP & Chief Medical Officer Covenant Health
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Christmas CMO eNews

December 23, 2015
ALL ZONES - Medical Affairs News
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President & CEO Christmas Message

December 23, 2015
ALL Zones - Christmas Message 2015
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Recommendations-Preferred Suppliers for Energy Based Products

December 22, 2015
ALL Zones - New RFP
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Important Practice Information on the Use of Prohibited Abbreviations

December 21, 2015
ALL ZONES-COV Practice Bulletin
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Announcement - Medical Director, Foyer Lacombe

December 21, 2015
ALL Zones - Covenant Care
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Intravenous Order Sets

December 21, 2015
ALL Zones - Update
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Antimicrobial Stewardship Backgrounder

December 20, 2015
ALL Zones - Clindamycin in Dental Infections
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Edmonton Acute Care Recognition Awards 2016

December 17, 2015
Edmonton Zone - Nominations Extended
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Provincial CIS Newsletter

December 14, 2015
ALL Zones - Available by Subscription Only
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Post-Implementation Support for the DST Platform

December 11, 2015
ALL Zones - DST Hotline No Longer Available
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Supporting Each Other

December 11, 2015
ALL Zones - Holiday Season Support
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Alberta Scan Electronic Newpaper

December 11, 2015
ALL Zones - Latest Edition
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Christmas Season Fire Safety

December 09, 2015
ALL Zones - Fire Safety
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Dr. Verna Yiu Appointed Interim President & CEO

December 08, 2015
ALL Zones - Press Release
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New and Revised Policies / Procedures

December 08, 2015
ALL Zones - Policies & Procedures
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Covenant Health Mission Awards

December 07, 2015
ALL Zones - 2016 Nominations
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Nutrition and Food Services Newsletter

December 02, 2015
ALL Zones - Fall 2015 Edition
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Reflecting on The Year of Mercy

November 28, 2015
ALL ZONES - An Invitation to Covenant Health Physicians, Staff & Volunteers
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Annual Staff Christmas Dinners

November 27, 2015
Edmonton Zone - All Staff
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AHS President and CEO Announces Resignation

November 27, 2015
ALL Zones - Press Release
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Christmas Gatherings

November 26, 2015
Edmonton Zone - Medical Staff Associations
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Edmonton Zone Medical Staff Association

November 23, 2015
Edmonton Zone - 2016 Meeting Schedule
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Diabetes, Obesity and Nutrition Strategic Clinical Network

November 23, 2015
ALL Zones - Latest Newsletter
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Covenant Health Research Day 2016

November 19, 2015
ALL Zones - Registration Now Open
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Continuing Care and Community Living EXPO 2016

November 19, 2015
All Zones - Continuing Care Expo
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Proposed Professional Regulation Amendment

November 16, 2015
ALL Zones - Feedback Requested
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Mobility Services Change

November 16, 2015
ALL Zones - RFP Process selects Telus
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Antibiotic Awareness Week

November 16, 2015
ALL Zones - November 16 - 22, 2015
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In Anticipation of the Year of Mercy

November 16, 2015
All Zones - Special Message from Gordon Self
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EMS / ED Transfer of Care

November 13, 2015
Calgary, Edmonton and Red Deer -Update
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Salary Disclosure Legislation Tabled

November 10, 2015
ALL Zones -Government of Alberta
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AHS Opportunity: Medical Director Pharmacy - STEDT

November 10, 2015
ALL Zones - Call for Expressions of Interest
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Covenant Health Response to Physician Assisted Death

November 09, 2015
ALL Zones - Physician Assisted Death
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Alberta Scan Electronic Newpaper

November 06, 2015
ALL Zones - Latest Edition
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Revised Corporate Policies and Procedures

November 03, 2015
ALL Zones - C-Spine Suite of Policies & Procedures
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Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis (VTE) Audit Results

November 03, 2015
ALL Zones - Audit Results Q2 2015
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Change in Advanced Care Planning Education Material

November 03, 2015
ALL Zones - "Conversations Matter"
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Misericordia Hospital Capital Budget Announcement

October 29, 2015
ALL Zones - $10 million over the next two years
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Staff Influenza Immunization

October 28, 2015
ALL Zones - Immunization Statistics
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Provincial CIS Newsletter

October 28, 2015
ALL Zones - Subscription
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Change Day - Make a Pledge

October 28, 2015
ALL Zones - Worldwide Movement
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Alberta Scan Electronic Newpaper

October 28, 2015
ALL Zones - Latest Edition
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New CMO Announcement

October 27, 2015
ALL Zones - COV Welcome's Dr. Owen Heisler
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Alberta Scan Electronic Newspaper

October 26, 2015
ALL Zones - Latest Edition
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Edmonton: Breast Reconstructive Awareness Day

October 26, 2015
Edmonton Zone - BRA Day
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Edmonton Zone Medical Staff Association Newsletter

October 26, 2015
Edmonton Zone -Latest Edition
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eScription Password Change Requirements

October 19, 2015
ALL ZONES - Effective October 20'15
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Influenza Immunization Clinic Schedules

October 16, 2015
ALL Zones - Immunization Clinic Schedule
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Stroke Prevention Clinic

October 16, 2015
ALL Zones - Revised Referral Form
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CancerControl Alberta Position

October 15, 2015
ALL Zones - Senior Medical Director
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AHS Opportunity: Provincial Clinical Knowledge Leads

October 15, 2015
ALL Zones - Call for Expressions of Interest
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Patient & Family Centred Care Week Info Guide

October 14, 2015
ALL ZONES - PFCC Week October 5-9, 2015
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Accreditation Survey 2015 Report

October 14, 2015
ALL Zones - Outstanding Report
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MedRec Newsletter Issue 3

October 14, 2015
ALL Zones - On Deck with MedRec
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Misericordia Hospital Master Planning Update

October 13, 2015
Edmonton Zone - Misericordia Hospital
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St. Albert New Hospice & Long Term Care Opening

October 12, 2015
Edmonton Zone - Covenant Care - Foyer Lacombe
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Help Shape Care That Honours Seniors

October 09, 2015
ALL Zones - Your Voice is Important
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Library Services Survey Request

October 07, 2015
ALL Zones - Point of Care Resources
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Alberta Scan Electronic Newpaper

October 07, 2015
ALL Zones - Latest Edition
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Covenant Health Medical Staff Rule 4.16 Revision

October 07, 2015
ALL Zones -Absence from Clinical Practice
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EZMSA Annual General Meeting

October 07, 2015
Edmonton Zone - October 15, 2015
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Gordon Reid MacDonald Memorial Lecture

October 07, 2015
Edmonton Zone - Memorial Lecture
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Revised Corporate Policies and Procedures

October 06, 2015
ALL Zones - Revised Policies & Procedures
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Accreditation 2015 - How Did We Do?

October 05, 2015
ALL Zones - Accreditation Overview
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Patients with Antibiotic Resistant Organisms (AROs)

October 02, 2015
ALL Zones - Infection Prevention & Control
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Patient & Family Centered Care Week, October 5 - 9, 2015

October 02, 2015
ALL Zones - Provincial Patient Care Week
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2015-2016 Employee Influenza Campaign

October 01, 2015
ALL Zones - Influenza Campaign Official Launch, Covenant Health
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Staphylococcus Aureus Bacteremia (SAB)

September 30, 2015
Edmonton Zone - SAB Audit and Feedback Initiative
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COV Antimicrobial Stewardship E-Newsletter (CHASE)

September 25, 2015
ALL Zones - (CHASE) Issue 8 now available
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Physician Recruitment Program Awarded

September 22, 2015
ALL Zones - 2015 RPAP Award - Bonnyville
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Professional Boundaries Workshop

September 22, 2015
ALL Zones - Sponsored by CPSA & UBC
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Covenant Health featured in CBC Series

September 21, 2015
ALL Zones - Keeping Canada Alive
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Inspiring Young Medical Minds

September 18, 2015
CENTRAL Zone- Pilot Program for Jr High Students
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Call For QI Proposals

September 15, 2015
ALL Zones -Quality Healthcare Improvement Funding Competition
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Accreditation Canada On Site - October 5 - 9, 2015

September 15, 2015
ALL ZONES: Spotlight On Accreditation
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Palliative Care Education & Research Days

September 11, 2015
ALL ZONES- Oct 26 - 27, 2015 - Register Now!
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Research Policy Revision

September 10, 2015
ALL ZONES - Covenant Health Corporate Policy
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New Facility Chief Appointment RAH

September 09, 2015
EDMONTON ZONE - Women's Health
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RAAPID Power Outage

September 08, 2015
EDMONTON ZONE - No faxes received during outage
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Care of Ear Cleaning Equipment

September 04, 2015
ALL ZONES - New AHS Best Practice Guideline
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Medical Director Pharmacy – Short Term Exceptional Drug Therapy (STEDT), North

September 04, 2015
ALL ZONES - Call for Expressions of Interest
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Call for Abstracts/CHRC Research Day 2016

September 01, 2015
ALL ZONES - 11th Annual Covenant Health Research Day
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Covenant Health CMO & VP Executive Search

August 27, 2015
ALL ZONES - Recruitment Update and Timelines
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Official Administrator for AHS

August 26, 2015
ALL ZONES - Governance change
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EMS/ED Transfer of Care Protocol

August 25, 2015
EDMONTON ZONE - 90 minute target
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ED Stratification Guidelines

August 25, 2015
EDMONTON ZONE - July 2015
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eSafety Summit 2015

August 25, 2015
Edmonton Zone - U of A - October 27'15
read more.

Viewing “Dictate Deficiencies” in Netcare

August 22, 2015
Edmonton Zone - Process
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Influenza Preparedness

August 22, 2015
Edmonton Zone -Grey Nuns OHS/IPC Joint Educational Session
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Transition from e-CPS to RxTx

August 18, 2015
ALL ZONES - Drug Information Resource
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Physician Assistant Project Update

August 18, 2015
ALL ZONES - Project Highlights & Transition Process
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Explore Wellness- Register for a Free 15 Minute Wellness Screen

August 17, 2015
ALL ZONES- Free Wellness Screen program
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Lab Services Ministerial Directive

August 14, 2015
Edmonton & North Zone - Project Update
read more.

Health Link Edmonton Zone Q1 Report

August 10, 2015
EDMONTON ZONE - 2015/16
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EMS/ED Transfer of Care Update

August 10, 2015
Edmonton Zone - Collaborative Work Project
read more.

What's Happening Ambulatory Update July/August 2015

August 07, 2015
EDMONTON ZONE- Ambulatory Update
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VTE Implementation Survey

August 05, 2015
ALL ZONES - VTE Evaluation
read more.

New & Revised Corporate Policies

August 04, 2015
ALL ZONES - Covenant Health Policy Announcement
read more.

Bonnyville Wellness Grant

July 30, 2015
NORTH ZONE -Finding Peace in Spite of Life’s Pressures
read more.

Post-Implementation Support for DST-eScription

July 29, 2015
EDMONTON ZONE- Escription end user support update
read more.

Dr. Shekar Puttaswamy - In Memoriam

July 29, 2015
NORTH ZONE - Bonnyville Patholoogist
read more.

Canadian Quality Congress Conference

July 29, 2015
EDMONTON ZONE - Humanizing Patient Experiences
read more.

Memorial Service for Dr. Anne Roche

July 27, 2015
ALL ZONES- Memorial Service for Anne Roche
read more.

Bladder Scanning & LPN's

July 20, 2015
ALL ZONES
read more.

IPC Best Practice NEW Guidelines

July 17, 2015
ALL ZONES
read more.

Designated Smoking Shelter

July 15, 2015
EDMONTON ZONE- Grey Nuns Community Hospital
read more.

Calgary Cancer Centre Gets Green Light

July 08, 2015
CALGARY ZONE- New Calgary cancer centre approved
read more.

Clarification on Billing - Outpatient Rates

July 07, 2015
ALL ZONES- Alberta Health Ministerial Order
read more.

Blood Transfusion Policies, Procedures, Policies/Procedures, Toolkit & eLearning Resources

July 06, 2015
ALL ZONES-
read more.

Carl Amrhein Named New Deputy Minister of Health

June 30, 2015
ALL ZONES- New minister of Health
read more.

Alberta Scan Electronic Newspaper

June 29, 2015
ALL ZONES - Latest Edition
read more.

Health Link New Phone# (811)

June 01, 2015
ALL ZONES -effective June 1'15 - Province wide
read more.

Antimicrobial Stewardship Backgrounder

May 29, 2015
ALL ZONES - Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI)
read more.

Emergency Strategic Clinical Network Newsletter- May 2015

May 29, 2015
ALL ZONES- ESCN Newsletter- May 2015
read more.

Nutrition Matters

May 29, 2015
ALL ZONES - Spring 2015 Edition
read more.

MORE Award to GNH

May 28, 2015
Edmonton Zone - Patient Safety Award
read more.

Staff are Misericordia's Beating Heart

May 27, 2015
ALL ZONES- Article in Edmonton Journal
read more.

Premier & New Cabinet Sworn In

May 25, 2015
A new chapter in the story of Alberta
read more.

OrthoEvidence - NEW

May 22, 2015
ALL ZONES- AHS Knowledge Resource (Library)
read more.

GOLF - Edmonton Zone Medical Staff Association

May 18, 2015
EDMONTON ZONE - Golf Tournament June 10
read more.

Bonnyville – A Good News story

May 15, 2015
NORTH ZONE - Physician Recruitment & Retention Committee Report
read more.

eNews COV Medical Affairs

May 07, 2015
ALL ZONES - Newsletter to ALL Medical Staff from CMO - May 2015
read more.

Election Summary 2015

May 06, 2015
ALL ZONES - Provincial 2015 Alberta Election
read more.

Chronic Disease Management Update for Primary Care

May 06, 2015
CALGARY ZONE - CME accredited course
read more.

Women's Health In Primary Care Conference

May 06, 2015
CALGARY ZONE - Women's Health Issues within Primary Care
read more.

Primary Care Webinars & Upcoming Courses

May 01, 2015
CALGARY ZONE - CME Accredited Courses
read more.

Drugs and Therapeutics Backgrounder: Diclofenac Risk of Major Vascular Events

April 27, 2015
ALL ZONES- Drug and Therapeutics Backgrounder Issue 7
read more.

High Alert Medication Education for Physicians

April 24, 2015
Presentation & Resources
read more.

Covenant Health Antimicrobial Stewardship E-Newsletter (CHASE) Issue 6

April 08, 2015
ALL ZONES- Current Issue features:Skin and Soft Tissues Infections (SSTIs), treatment of SSTIs and bite wounds.
read more.

Diabetes, Obesity and Nutrition Strategic Clinical Network

April 05, 2015
DON Newsletter (Feb 2015), Our Work to Date, & DON SCN facts
read more.

MedRec Newsletter 2

April 02, 2015
On Deck with MedRec
read more.

CEO Message - 5 Year Capital Plan

March 30, 2015
Alberta Government Announcement
read more.

Happy Doctor’s Day at Banff Mineral Springs

March 30, 2015
Great example of Banff MSH, Modeling the Way, Enabling others to Act and Encourage the heart.
read more.

Decision Making Capacity Assessment - Focus Group

March 29, 2015
The focus group is seeking your views on DMCA and what training/education is needed.
read more.

Covenant Health CEO Budget Message

March 27, 2015
Health Care Budget Focus areas
read more.

EZMSA Golf Tournament

March 27, 2015
June 10, 2015 SAVE THE DAY
read more.

Medical Leadership Opportunity

March 25, 2015
Senior Medical Director, Strategic Clinical Networks: Cardiovascular Health and Stroke (CVHS SCN)
read more.

Rural Health Strategy AHS News release

March 18, 2015
ALL ZONES - Recommendations to improve health services in rural Alberta
read more.

Planned Changes for Emergency, Inpatient & Surgical Care

March 16, 2015
EDMONTON ZONE- Emergency Department Improvements, Renovations & Expansion at Grey Nuns Hospital and Misericordia Hospital
read more.

Annual General Meeting, Awards & Dinner Evening

March 06, 2015
EZMSA Annual Dinner, Meeting & 2015 Awards - Black Tie Oscar Event
read more.

DynaMed Now Available to Covenant Health Medical Staff

March 05, 2015
ALL ZONES - New Point of Care Tool to get the most current evidence-based clinical information!
read more.

Med Rec Prescriber Education Session

February 27, 2015
Medicine Med Rec Implementation March 9, 2015 , 10:00 - 11:00
read more.

Introduction to DST-eScription

February 24, 2015
Dictation/Speech Recognition/Transcription (DST) - eScription - Go Live March 31'15
read more.

Clinical Physician March 14'15 Workshop

February 20, 2015
A MSA Sponsored Workshop on Physician Advocacy, Electronic Resources, & Mindfulness Topics
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Nominations -AMA Achievement Awards

February 19, 2015
You are invited to submit nominations for 2015.
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Working Together for Seniors Care Conference

February 17, 2015
Seniors Conference Registration Now Open
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New & Improved DynaMed Mobile App

February 15, 2015
Get answers to clinical questions everywhere you go with the new DynaMed Mobile App - Easy, one-time authentication via email!
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Clinical Information System (CIS)

February 03, 2015
ALL ZONES - CIS Team Update
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Covenant Health Wins Two Prestigious Awards

February 03, 2015
Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures and Alberta’s Top 70 Employer Awards
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Ebola Updates & Protocols for Covenant Health Medical Staff

February 01, 2015
ALL ZONES - Covenant Health Ebola Updates & Protocols
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EZMSA Physician Award Call for Nominations

January 30, 2015
EDMONTON ZONE - Call for Nominations: Life Achievement - Medal of Service Award and Champion Award for Young Leaders
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Capacity Assessment Training for Physicians

January 29, 2015
This two-day workshop discusses the components required to complete decision making capacity assessments under the Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Act (AGTA).
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Go Live (MedRec) Medication Reconciliation

January 29, 2015
EDMONTON ZONE Grey Nuns and Misericordia Hospitals: Medication Reconciliation (MedRec) Go Live Dates in Medicine
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After the Flu Shot and Outbreaks: What's next in Seasonal Influenza?

January 26, 2015
ALL ZONES -Preparing for Next Season's Flu Outbreak
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Privacy Training Requirements

January 23, 2015
ALL ZONES - Recent legislative changes in Alberta to the Health Information Act have occurred requiring all physicians accessing AHS Networks to complete information and IT training by April 1, 2015.
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ACC Update

January 15, 2015
Edmonton Zone Acute Care Coverage Review: Status update and next steps to Edmonton Zone Acute Care Coverage Program Leaders and Providers - January 5, 2015 from Drs David Mador & Robinson
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Deadline for signing of PPA’s – March 18, 2015

January 15, 2015
If you have been identified as a physician utilizing or listed as a eCLINICIAN provider in Edmonton Zone you must sign a physician participation agreement (PPA).
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Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis Policy

January 08, 2015
ALL ZONES - New Policy/Procedure - Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis
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Covenant Health Antimicrobial Stewardship E-Newsletter (CHASE) Issue 5

January 07, 2015
ALL ZONES - Current issue features: community acquired Pneumonia (CAP), treatment of hospitalized CAP patients, and aspiration pneumonia
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MCH Campus Master Planning Updates

December 18, 2014
EDMONTON ZONE - find the lastest updates here.
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Changes to Dictation System, Styles and Practices

December 09, 2014
EDMONTON ZONE - Change of Provincial Dictation, Speech Recognition and Transcription Services to Nuance eScription
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DynaMed Now Available to Covenant Health Physicians & Staff

December 03, 2014
ALL ZONES - New Point of Care Tool to get the most current evidence-based clinical information!
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Sisters' Legacy and Vision of Hope

November 27, 2014
ALL ZONES - November 27, is Legacy Day
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Physician Engagement Survey EXTENDED

November 21, 2014
to December 5, 2014 - Your Voice Counts. Complete your survey today.
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Physician Engagement Survey 2014

November 17, 2014
ALL ZONES - REMINDER -Your Voice Counts! Please complete survey.
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Influenza Immunization Reminder

November 13, 2014
ALL ZONES - Have you received your flu immunization? (Video Link)
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Antimicrobial Stewardship e-Newsletter 5

November 01, 2014
ALL ZONES - Short Course Therapy for Community-acquired Pneumonia (CAP)
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Formulary Restrictions on Codeine and Meperidine

October 28, 2014
ALL ZONES - AHS has restricted the use of codeine and meperidine products.
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2014 Post Accreditation Memo

October 21, 2014
Covenant Health Accreditation Initial Survey 2014 Report Preliminary results-very positive
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Preferred Lab Provider Selected

October 17, 2014
EDMONTON ZONE - AHS selects Sonic Healthcare as preferred lab provider; negotiations to begin
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Influenza-like Illness (ILI) 2014 Updates, Protocols & Resources

October 16, 2014
ALL ZONES - Isolation Instructions for ILI
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EZMSA Newsletter October 2014

October 09, 2014
Edmonton Zone Medical Staff Association Newsletter October 2014
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Influenza Incentive Program for Covenant Health

October 07, 2014
ALL ZONES - Incentive for receiving immunizations - new this year!
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Antimicrobial Stewardship e-Newsletter

October 03, 2014
ALL ZONES - Antimicrobial Stewardship e-Newsletter 4
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Spotlight on Accreditation for Physicians

October 03, 2014
ALL ZONES - Accreditation Canada surveyor on-site surveys October 6 – 10, 2014. Physicians play a key role in meeting criteria enabling Covenant Health to achieve Accredited with Exemplary Standing.
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2014-2015 Influenza Campaign

October 01, 2014
ALL ZONES - Influenza Campaign Official Launch for Covenant Health
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MedRec Newsletter September 2014

October 01, 2014
ALL ZONES - Latest updates in Medication Management
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Royal Alexandra Hospital ED Reopening

September 22, 2014
EDMONTON - AHS reopened RAH ER after temporary closure as a precaution while a patient was being assessed for Ebola virus.
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Temporary Heliport Closures at GNCH & MCH

September 11, 2014
EDMONTON - Temporary closure of Misericordia Community Hospital and Grey Nuns Community Hospital heliports.
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Increase in E. coli illness in Edmonton Zone

August 07, 2014
EDMONTON – Alberta Health Services (AHS)/Covenant Health is advising people to take precautions to prevent the spread of illness E. coli O157:H7
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Bat encounters increasing in South Zone

August 07, 2014
A recent increase of bat encounters across the South Zone of Alberta Health Services (AHS) is prompting AHS to warn residents to keep their distance from bats.
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Patient care restored following flood at Misericordia

May 08, 2014
EDMONTON - We have made tremendous progress restoring full patient care since heavy rains caused a drain pipe to crack early Saturday morning on July 5, 2014.
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