News & Updates
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December 8, 2017 September-October MFR News Update Available
View the MFR News Update for September-October 2017!
October 6, 2017 MFR Team Meet & Greet at the Alberta Fire Training Conference
Alberta Health Services MFR Team Members will be in Lethbridge for the Alberta Fire Training Conference on Oct 20th & 21st
August 18, 2017 Invitation to 2017 EMS Clinical Symposium
Professional Development Workshop for MFRs that are registered with the Alberta College of Paramedics.
July 4, 2017 MFR Training & Equipment Fund - applications closing Oct 13th
Limited funding opportunity for patient care-related priorities. Applications accepted July 4th to October 13th, 2017
December 20, 2016 Calgary EMS Dispatch Model Update
Alberta Health Services and the City Of Calgary have reached an agreement in principle for the provision of patient-centred EMS dispatch services, designed to improve patient outcomes.
October 27, 2016 Alberta MFR Announces Standard First Aid and CPR Training Request for Proposal (RFP)
Alberta Health Services has issued an RFP to seek proposals from potential proponents to provide Standard First Aid & Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Instructor Training & Certificates
September 16, 2016 Health Professions Act (HPA) announced for EMS
Changes for responders registered with the Alberta College of Paramedics
September 1, 2016 MFR Training; Advance Care Planning: Goals of Care Designations
A course created for MFRs available in the online training area
July 28, 2016 2016 EMS Clinical Symposiums
UPDATED: Earn 30 continuing education credits for MFRs registered with the Alberta College of Paramedics (EMR, EMT & EMT-P)
June 29, 2016 December 1st closing date for MFR agency enrollments
The MFR Program will wrap up enrollments Dec 1st in order to develop additional training & equipment supports.
May 29, 2016 MFR participates in Alberta Fire Chiefs Association Conference & Trade Show, Calgary
Thanks to the AFCA Board, conference organizers and delegates!
March 10, 2016 Alberta MFR participates in First Nations Fire Chiefs Conference
March 10, 2016 in Edmonton
February 24, 2016 MFR info patch memo pad available
February 4, 2016 Naloxone Administration Changes
Scope of practice changes announced by the Minister of Health
December 11, 2015 Training Area on AlbertaMFR.ca
Log in to access the online training area!
June 2, 2015 Alberta MFR featured in AFCA The Responder magazine
Alberta MFR Program featured in The Responder magazine Spring/Summer2015 issue.
March 27, 2015 MFR Information Sessions
The MFR Program team would be pleased to arrange an information session for your region. Use the 'Contact Us' button to request a local presentation.
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