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8 rural Alberta communities lost ER service in April

A 9th community had its obstetrics department closed until May.

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Lethbridge doctors at lowest level in 4 years

During the first quarter of 2022, Lethbridge saw its only year-over-year first quarter loss since at least 2016.

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Alberta lost over 300 physician registrations since Dec

2022 had the second worst year-over-year first quarter performance of the last 6 years.

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Lethbridge 1st quarter EMS drug responses hits new record

Lethbridge EMS responded to the highest number of drug-related events during the 1st quarter of 2022 than in any other 1st quarter over the last 5 years.

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AHS announced 13 ER closures in March

One of the communities lost its emergency department for nearly 200 hours.

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Did the Alberta NDP really increase public sector jobs?

One thing I often hear from UCP supporters is that the NDP drove up the deficit by creating more public sector jobs. So I took a look at the data.

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Lethbridge sees record EMS drug responses

Lethbridge EMS responded to the highest number of drug-related events last month than in any other February over the last 5 years.

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AHS wants to cut social worker wages by 10.9%

Alberta Health Services is calling for rollbacks for 12 classifications of HSAA workers, at an average of -5.36%

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11 AB hospitals lost ER services last month

One of the communities was without ER service for nearly 2 weeks. Plus, one other community lost ambulatory care.

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New budget shows UCP cut health spending by $1B

The 2022–2023 Alberta budget shows that the UCP increased health spending by $1 billion less than the NDP did.