Royal Alex News

Dr. Kathryn Dong named one of this year’s CAMH Difference Makers

Dr. Kathryn Dong named one of this year’s CAMH Difference Makers

Royal Alexandra Hospital’s Dr. Kathryn Dong has been named one of this year’s CAMH Difference Makers for championing person-centred care that is empowering socially vulnerable patients living with addiction and mental health challenges through our hospital’s Inner City Health and Wellness (ICHW) Program and the Addiction Recovery Community Health (ARCH) Clinic that operates within it.

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Speaking of Estate Planning

Speaking of Estate Planning

I loved Joyce. Her talk was so helpful to people regardless of their level of familiarity, whether you were an individual with a young family or a person who has already reached retirement stage. It was equally useful. Joyce Burnett was fantastic and so knowledgeable.” – Myrene Couves, Parkland County, Alberta.

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The Royal Alex selected as North America's first hospital-based safe consumption site

The Royal Alex selected as North America's first hospital-based safe consumption site

Health Canada has approved four safe consumption sites in the City of Edmonton, with the only site offered for inpatients in a hospital setting in North America announced at the Royal Alexandra Hospital.

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Royal Alex Physician Who Advocates for Patient Needs Recognized on National Stage

Royal Alex Physician Who Advocates for Patient Needs Recognized on National Stage

Dr. Kathryn Dong, lead of the ARCH Clinic—part of the Inner City Health Program—at the Royal Alex is once again being recognized for her incredible and impactful work. 

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Foundation applauds Notley government on first steps into phase one of Royal Alexandra Hospital redevelopment

Child and adolescent mental health building and CapitalCare Norwood announcement signals phase one of the Royal Alexandra Hospital is underway.

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Notice - Email Scam Targets Full House Lottery

The Royal Alexandra Hospital Foundation wishes to let ticket buyers know that a fake lottery website has sent an email to some previous Full House Lottery buyers, asking for such personal information as addresses and credit cards. If you receive such an email,  you should avoid clicking on any links or providing any information.

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Meet Alex


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Royal Alex: Number One Health Infrastructure Priority in the Province

In a recent report shared by Alberta Health Services a clear statement has been made naming the Royal Alexandra Hospital as the number one health infrastructure priority in Alberta.   

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Averton Homes Delivers Christmas Kindness to Patients in the Royal Alex Emergency Department

Averton Homes Delivers Christmas Kindness to Patients in the Royal Alex Emergency Department

A touch of kindness and compassion for the Royal Alex patients who need it the most.

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The Royal Alex - Essential to Alberta and Important to Canada

The Royal Alex - Essential to Alberta and Important to Canada

The Royal Alex has long been Alberta's partner in healthcare and the powerhouse provider of care for the province. Read more here about the vital role the Royal Alexandra Hospital plays in Alberta's healthcare landscape.

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