AHS

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April 26 2018

Edmonton E. coli Outbreak

An Alberta Health Services (AHS) investigation has determined an outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 in the Edmonton Zone.

April 20 2018

Water hauler closure order lifted

ST. PAUL – Effective immediately, Alberta Health Services (AHS) has lifted the Closure Order issued on March 8, 2018 for KCN Contracting LTD, a water hauler operating under permit from AHS.

March 22 2018

Confirmed hep A case prompts public alert in local area

EDMONTON – Alberta Health Services (AHS) and Covenant Health have confirmed a case of hepatitis A in a food handler working in the cafeteria of the Grey Nuns Community Hospital (1100 Youville Dr N.W.).

March 15 2018

Boil Water Advisory lifted for Town of Bentley

BENTLEY – Effective immediately, Alberta Health Services (AHS) has lifted the boil water advisory for the Town of Bentley.

March 15 2018

Precautionary Air Quality Advisory issued for Jasper

JASPER – Due to controlled burns scheduled in the Jasper area over the next few weeks for wildfire prevention, air quality is expected to be variable across this area during this period.

March 02 2018

Boil Water Advisory lifted for Village of Delburne

DELBURNE – Effective immediately, Alberta Health Services (AHS) has lifted the boil water advisory for the Village of Delburne.

February 27 2018

Confirmed case of invasive meningococcal disease prompts public alert to potential exposure

EDMONTON – Alberta Health Services (AHS) is following up with the public to alert them to a confirmed case of invasive meningococcal disease in a person who visited a drop-in music and story program at an Edmonton library while infectious.

January 29 2018

Confirmed case of measles prompts public alert to potential exposures

Alberta Health Services (AHS) has confirmed that an individual with lab-confirmed measles has been in a public setting in Calgary, while infectious.

November 21 2017

Precautionary air quality advisory lifted for Calgary Zone

CALGARY – Alberta Health Services (AHS) has lifted the precautionary air quality advisory, issued July 16, 2017, for AHS Calgary Zone.

November 21 2017

Precautionary air quality advisory lifted for Central Zone

RED DEER – Alberta Health Services (AHS) has lifted the precautionary air quality advisory issued July 10, 2017, for AHS Central Zone.

November 21 2017

Precautionary air quality advisory lifted for Edmonton Zone

EDMONTON – Alberta Health Services (AHS) has lifted the precautionary air quality advisory issued July 10, 2017, for AHS Edmonton Zone.

November 21 2017

Precautionary air quality advisory lifted for South Zone

LETHBRIDGE – Alberta Health Services (AHS) has lifted the precautionary air quality advisory, issued July 16, 2017, for AHS South Zone.

November 21 2017

Precautionary air quality advisory lifted for North Zone

GRANDE PRAIRIE – Alberta Health Services (AHS) has lifted the precautionary air quality advisory issued July 16, 2017, for AHS North Zone.

November 01 2017

Blue-green algae (Cyanobacteria) bloom advisories lifted

Recent weather has cooled lake and reservoir water temperatures to such an extent that blue-green algae is no longer a health concern, including in two bodies of water in South Zone, both of which had previously been placed under blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisories.

November 01 2017

Blue-green algae (Cyanobacteria) bloom advisories lifted - Edmonton Zone

Recent weather has cooled lake and reservoir water temperatures to such an extent that blue-green algae is no longer a health concern, including in six bodies of water in Edmonton Zone, all of which had previously been placed under blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisories.

November 01 2017

Blue-green algae (Cyanobacteria) bloom advisories lifted

Recent weather has cooled lake and reservoir water temperatures to such an extent that blue-green algae is no longer a health concern, including in 21 bodies of water in North Zone, all of which had previously been placed under blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisories.