Alberta

New chief medical officer of health for Alberta

News ReleaseNew chief medical officer of health for Alberta Dr. Mark Joffe is now the chief medical officer of health for the province. Dr. Joffe is currently the vice-president and medical director for Cancer Care Alberta, Clinical Support Services and Provincial Clinical Excellence for Alberta Health Services. “Dr. Joffe has dedicated himself to improving the … Continue reading

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1,718 new Covid-19 cases in Alberta; 10 new deaths in last 24 hours
Alberta / covid 19

1,718 new Covid-19 cases in Alberta; 10 new deaths in last 24 hours

Dr.Deena Hinshaw tweets: Here is a summary of today’s #COVID19AB update: Given the state of public health emergency issued yesterday, I will be providing regular COVID-19 updates 2X/week to keep Albertans informed & answer questions to the best of my ability. (1/11) https://t.co/XJ2kUsNaUG Over the last 24 hours, we ID’d 1,718 new cases & completed … Continue reading

1,434 new Covid-19 cases in Alberta; 9 new deaths in last 24 hours
Alberta / covid 19

1,434 new Covid-19 cases in Alberta; 9 new deaths in last 24 hours

Dr.Deena Hinshaw tweets: Here is a summary of the latest #COVID19AB numbers: There are now 822 people in hospital due to COVID-19. Of the 610 non-ICU, 73.5% are unvaccinated or partially vaccinated. Of the 212 in ICU, 91% are unvaccinated or partially vaccinated. (1/5) https://t.co/WaCKiPGNmR Over the past 24 hours, we identified 1,434 new cases … Continue reading

1,339 new COVID-19 cases identified in Alberta in last 24 hours
Alberta / covid 19

1,339 new COVID-19 cases identified in Alberta in last 24 hours

Dr.Deena Hinshaw tweets: Here is a summary of the latest #COVID19AB numbers: There are currently 487 people in hospital due to COVID-19. Of the 373 non-ICU, 79.6% are unvaccinated or partially vaccinated. Of the 114 in ICU, 91.2% are unvaccinated or partially vaccinated. (1/4) https://t.co/gVKBWXuRPM Over the past 24 hours, we identified 1,339 new cases … Continue reading

Dr.Hinshaw tweets that 1,315 new COVID-19 cases in Alberta in last 24 hours; NDP Critic for Health Shepherd says `At a time of great danger for Albertans, Jason Kenney and the UCP have abandoned their posts’
Alberta / covid 19

Dr.Hinshaw tweets that 1,315 new COVID-19 cases in Alberta in last 24 hours; NDP Critic for Health Shepherd says `At a time of great danger for Albertans, Jason Kenney and the UCP have abandoned their posts’

Alberta’s Chief Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Deena Hinshaw tweets: Here is a summary of the latest #COVID19AB numbers: There are currently 465 people in hospital due to COVID-19. Of the 358 non-ICU, 81.1% are unvaccinated or partially vaccinated. Of the 107 in ICU, 91.6% are unvaccinated or partially vaccinated. (1/4) Over the past 24 … Continue reading

With strong vaccine uptake, Alberta will gradually bring COVID-19 measures in line with other respiratory viruses to ensure health system capacity for the fall
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With strong vaccine uptake, Alberta will gradually bring COVID-19 measures in line with other respiratory viruses to ensure health system capacity for the fall

News ReleaseAdapting COVID-19 measures to support Albertans With strong vaccine uptake, Alberta will gradually bring COVID-19 measures in line with other respiratory viruses to ensure health system capacity for the fall. Nearly 75.6 per cent of eligible Albertans have now received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine, and 64.3 per cent are fully immunized. … Continue reading

HINSHAW REFUSES TO EXONERATE KENNEY AND MINISTERS FOR SKY PALACE PARTY
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HINSHAW REFUSES TO EXONERATE KENNEY AND MINISTERS FOR SKY PALACE PARTY

News Release HINSHAW REFUSES TO EXONERATE KENNEY AND MINISTERS FOR SKY PALACE PARTY  EDMONTON – Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Deena Hinshaw refused to clear Premier Jason Kenney and several members of his Cabinet of any wrongdoing related to their gathering on the rooftop Sky Palace.  Recently released photos show Premier Kenney, along with ministers … Continue reading