Alberta Health Services

Alberta Health Services

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


posted on May 30, 2018 MFR at the 2018 AFCA Conference!
John, Natasha & Blaine from the MFR team attended the 2018 AFCA Conference held in Edmonton.


posted on May 29, 2018 New Document!! Clinical Documentation Requirements
Please Take a Look at the Newest Document Added to the Portal


posted on April 18, 2018 National Volunteer Week 2018
On behalf of the Alberta MFR Program, THANK YOU for all that you do for your community and our patients every day!  Your dedication is appreciated more than you know!


posted on April 18, 2018 MFR Program participates at Northern HEAT Trade Show
Held May 4-5th in Peace River


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 March 01, 2018 Red Cross Information Sessions
Do you Want to Know More About This New Initiative? 
Join us for our Information Sessions (Teleconference/Skype)


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 06, 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


posted on 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.


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 July 28, 2016 2016 EMS Clinical Symposiums external link
UPDATED:  Earn 30 continuing education credits for MFRs registered with the Alberta College of Paramedics (EMR, EMT & EMT-P)


posted on 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.


posted on May 29, 2016 MFR participates in Alberta Fire Chiefs Association Conference & Trade Show, Calgary
Thanks to the AFCA Board, conference organizers and delegates!


posted on March 10, 2016 Alberta MFR participates in First Nations Fire Chiefs Conference
March 10, 2016 in Edmonton


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 December 11, 2015 Training Area on
Log in to access the online training area!


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


posted on 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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