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Our Hospital, Our StoriesSpeaking of Health returns June 9th! Join us for "The Future of Technology in Healthcare: New, Now & Next"

Royal Alex

Posted on: Jun 02, 2022

Join us virtually June 9th at 7 PM as several of our healthcare leaders discuss some of the latest technologies our sites have acquired—along with those just on the horizon—and how they will improve outcomes for all those who…

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Stories of HopeCelebrating Asian Leaders in Healthcare: Dr. Julia Sun

Lois Hole Hospital for Women

Posted on: May 17, 2022

Celebrating Dr. Julia Sun, an oncologist with the Allard Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer (HBOC) Clinic at the Lois Hole Hospital For Women, in honour and recognition of Asian Heritage Month.

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Our Hospital, Our StoriesCelebrating Asian Leaders in Healthcare: Tyler Tamayose

Royal Alex

Posted on: May 13, 2022

In honour of Asian History Month, we are celebrating Asian leaders in healthcare at the Royal Alex like Tyler Tamayose, the Process Improvement Manager of the Medicine Program and Royal Alexandra Hospital.

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Stories of HopeAnnouncing the 10th Annual Run for Women in Support of Women’s Mental Health at the Lois Hole Hospital and Beyond

Lois Hole Hospital for Women

Posted on: May 09, 2022

For the first time ever, the LOVE YOU by Shoppers Drug Mart™ Run for Women will be happening both virtually or in-person on May 28th at Sir Wilfrid Laurier Park in Edmonton. Register now and support women's mental health across…

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Stories of HopeRed Dresses and Remembrance: Honouring Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls and Two-Spirit people (MMIWG2S)

Lois Hole Hospital for Women

Posted on: May 06, 2022

May 5th is Canada's National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls and Two-Spirit people (MMIWG2S).

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Our Hospital, Our StoriesSmall-town school sends a kind thank you to the Royal Alex's frontline healthcare workers

Royal Alex

Posted on: Apr 26, 2022

Students and educators at Robina Baker Elementary School in Devon, Alberta, chose to thank the Royal Alex's frontline workers for all their hard work with homemade thank-you cards and Tim Horton’s gift cards.

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Stories of HopeInternational Transgender Day of Visibility 2022 - Highlighting ever-important ongoing work at the Lois Hole Hospital for Women

Lois Hole Hospital for Women

Posted on: Mar 31, 2022

Dr. Cathy Flood, provides perioperative care for transgender people at the Lois Hole Hospital for Women. Research from third-year resident, Lucas Vasas, seeks to provide a blueprint for other similar care practices to follow.

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Our Hospital, Our StoriesFull House Lottery to raise funds for hospital elder and family-centred care

Royal Alex

Posted on: Mar 10, 2022

The Full House Lottery has launched, meaning Albertans can now support northern Alberta’s two largest hospitals and also win a variety of luxury prizes. Funds will support elder care at the Royal Alex and family-centred care at…

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Stories of HopeOne-Year Anniversary of the AWHF and "We Are Not Equal"

Lois Hole Hospital for Women

Posted on: Mar 08, 2022

To celebrate International Women's Day and the one-year anniversary of the Alberta Women's Health Foundation (AWHF), we are proud and excited to unveil a brand new video from the AWHF, entitled "We Are Not Equal."

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Stories of HopeAlberta Blue Cross: A valued partner supporting health and wellness for women in Alberta

Lois Hole Hospital for Women

Posted on: Mar 07, 2022

Reflecting on the community leadership of Alberta Blue Cross, and looking ahead to the future of the AWHF with a dedicated partner.

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Stories of Hope#BreakTheBias and share your story this International Women's Day

Lois Hole Hospital for Women

Posted on: Mar 04, 2022

This March 8th, we'll be celebrating International Women's Day, with our collective goal to #BreakTheBias. We are encouraging our community to share their own stories of gender bias, and to register for a free event discussing women's…

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Stories of HopeCelebrating Black Leaders in Healthcare: Nomagugu Baleni

Lois Hole Hospital for Women

Posted on: Feb 28, 2022

In honour of Black History Month, we are celebrating some of the Black leaders in Healthcare at the Royal Alexandra Hospital. Meet Nomagugu Baleni, the interim patient care manager for the women’s operating room and the gynecological…

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Stories With HeartArt from the Heart

CK Hui

Posted on: Feb 24, 2022

Thanks to a heartfelt donation from a thoughtful donor, The CK Hui Heart Centre will soon be home to a piece of art by James Goldcrown - just in time for Heart Month in Canada.

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Our Hospital, Our StoriesOilers Mega Multi-Day 50/50 will support Operation Frontline Impact and Wounded Warriors Canada

Royal Alex

Posted on: Feb 23, 2022

Press release: For the THIRD time, EOCF's donation of 50/50 net proceeds will be supporting Alberta's first responders. Ticket sales close at 11 PM on March 5th!

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Our Hospital, Our StoriesCelebrating Black Leaders in Healthcare: Dr. Deng Mapiour

Royal Alex

Posted on: Feb 16, 2022

In honour of Black History Month, we are celebrating some of the Black leaders in Healthcare at the Royal Alexandra Hospital. Meet Dr. Deng Mapiour, a practicing general surgeon covering trauma at the Royal Alex.

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Stories With HeartCK Hui Gratitude Submission: Michelle Shaw's heart-stopping experience

CK Hui

Posted on: Feb 09, 2022

Michelle Shaw shares her gratitude for the excellent care she received at the CK Hui Heart Centre following a terrible car accident, and to the healthcare workers who saved her life despite such incredible odds.

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Our Hospital, Our StoriesOperation Frontline Impact Once Again Benefits from the Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation 50/50

Royal Alex

Posted on: Feb 03, 2022

From Jan. 25 – 27, the Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation held a progressive online 50/50 to once again support Operation Frontline Impact. Proceeds from the $1.8 million jackpot will go to health and wellness initiatives for…

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Stories With HeartCelebrating the Past, Present and Future of the CK Hui Heart Centre

CK Hui

Posted on: Feb 02, 2022

In honour of Heart Month we’d like to commemorate the CK Hui Heart Centre—which just celebrated its tenth year in operation at the Royal Alexandra Hospital. 

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Our Hospital, Our StoriesEdmonton Oilers Community Foundation once again pledges net proceeds from 50/50 draw to support hospital staff via Operation Frontline Impact

Royal Alex

Posted on: Jan 25, 2022

Press release: For the second time, EOCF's donation of 50/50 net proceeds will be supporting frontline staff across Alberta. Get your tickets before 11 PM on January 27th!

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Our Hospital, Our StoriesRoyal Alexandra Hospital Foundation named top Alberta employer for 2022

Royal Alex

Posted on: Jan 25, 2022

The Royal Alexandra Hospital Foundation has been included on this year’s list of Alberta’s Top Employers!

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