The Newsroom section contains information related to health in Alberta – news, facts, publications produced by the ministry, and much more.
News releases & information bulletins
June 18, 2015
Bill 3 restores stability to Alberta’s education, health care and human services, and freezes tuition – The new government has taken steps to ensure Alberta families have the access to the essential services upon which they rely.
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June 15, 2015
Liberal Leader Swann to co-chair mental health review – Premier Rachel Notley and Liberal Leader Dr. David Swann announced that Dr. Swann will co-chair a review of Alberta’s mental health policy, working with Government MLA Danielle Larivee, a registered nurse.
May 31, 2015
Government acts to protect youth from the dangers of menthol tobacco and prevent cancer – The province is banning the sale of menthol flavoured tobacco in Alberta after September 30, 2015.
April 2, 2015
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Media inquiries concerning Alberta's health care system and the department of Alberta Health can be directed to:
- Cameron Traynor, Communications Director, 780-427-5344
- Timothy Wilson, Ministry Press Secretary, 780-638-9503