Public health information

Healthy Albertans in a healthy Alberta

The vision for Alberta Health is "Healthy Albertans in a healthy Alberta." To help achieve this vision, we have provided health-related information and links to various resources to help you and your loved ones be healthy and informed.

Hepatitis A exposure in Nanaimo

A potential Hepatitis A exposure occurred in Nanaimo, British Columbia in late February and early March.

Seasonal health information


Salmonella and reptiles

The Public Health Agency of Canada is investigating an outbreak of salmonellosis linked to contact with pet bearded dragons.

Wait times reporting

Albertans interested in treatment options can view wait time information on medical procedures and diagnostic tests and then discuss their treatment options with their health-care provider.

Electronic health record

Alberta's Electronic Health Record known as Netcare is a secure lifetime record of an Albertan's key health information available for consultation by authorized health service providers. It is not a patient's full health or medical record.

Moving to or around Alberta?

Find services and information on the Programs and Services website.

Healthy U = healthy Albertans

Healthy UThe Healthy U website supports and encourages Albertans to lead healthier lifestyles by providing information on healthy eating and active living.

MyHealth Alberta provides you with trustworthy health information, wellness management resources and tools on over 8,700 health topics:

Looking for a doctor

If you are looking for a doctor and not sure what to do, read "Choosing Your Family Doctor."

Interactive health data

  • The Interactive Health Data Applications (IHDA) provide information on health status and determinants of health in both tabular data format and interactive geographic map interfaces.
  • The Macro Health Data site provides macro level information and data on how Alberta compares to other provinces and also includes international comparisons.

Alberta Top Doc

We refer to Alberta's Chief Medical Officer of Health as "Alberta's Top Doc."