Alberta Health Services

Alberta Health Services

Previous MFR Announcements


posted on April 29, 2021 COVID-19 vaccine available to Alberta Firefighters external link
Government announces expansion of eligibility for Phase 2C


posted on April 21, 2021 EMS and Paramedic Research Day, May 27th - SOLD OUT external link
Free Continuing Education opportunity (12 credits) for College-registered EMR, PCP and ACP responders


posted on March 18, 2021 Patient Safety Notice: AED Electrodes Compatibility external link


posted on December 06, 2020 Coronavirus (COVID-19) Awareness Page for MFR external link
Log in for information updates and resources


posted on November 29, 2020 AHS supports First Aid & CPR training external link MFR partners have access to Red Cross First Aid & CPR training supports!


posted on July 22, 2020 Hand Hygiene: Fact vs. Fiction
EMS Patient Safety Theme of the Month:Hand Hygiene, Fact vs. Fiction


posted on April 25, 2019 Health Information Act (HIA) Awareness Module
Head over to the MFR Training Area to Access this Module!


posted on March 01, 2019 Update on Tourniquet use by MFR
Information regarding CAT Tourniquets for MFR use


posted on February 24, 2019 MFR MCP app available for IOS and Android
Reference the MFR Medical Control Protocols at your fingertips


posted on February 08, 2019 LIFEPAK 15 Advisory external link
If your department uses a Stryker Physio-Control LIFEPAK 15, Please read this important information from the manufacturer.


posted on November 26, 2018 Injury Prevention Training Module Now Available
Musculoskeletal Injury Prevention is now located in the MFR Training Area! 


posted on October 25, 2018 NOTICE - LIFEPAK Issues
If Your Department Uses a LIFEPAK 15, Please Read This Notice


posted on April 17, 2018 Alberta MFR & Red Cross Training Partner Agreement
Alberta MFR has established a Training Partner Agreement with the Canadian Red Cross, creating new supports for Standard First Aid and CPR training and instructor development


posted on April 16, 2018 Quality & Patient Safety - April Trend of the Month


posted on March 13, 2018 Philips AED Recall Please visit our Public Access to Defibrillation (PAD) site at  to get more details on this recall 


posted on December 08, 2017 September-October MFR News Update Available external link
View the MFR News Update for September-October 2017!


posted on October 27, 2017 Stryker Power Lift Systems coming to AHS EMS Ambulances
Orientation training for MFRs available here


posted on 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


posted on September 16, 2016 Health Professions Act (HPA) announced for EMS
Changes for responders registered with the Alberta College of Paramedics


posted on September 01, 2016 MFR Training; Advance Care Planning: Goals of Care Designations
A course created for MFRs available in the online training area


posted on February 24, 2016 MFR info patch memo pad available


posted on February 04, 2016 Naloxone Administration Changes
Scope of practice changes announced by the Minister of Health


posted on June 02, 2015 Alberta MFR featured in AFCA The Responder magazine
Alberta MFR Program featured in The Responder magazine Spring/Summer2015 issue.

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