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July 22, 2019

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Degree Days are a measurement of heat accumulation. For the purpose of this report, Degree Days are calculated by subtracting the threshold temperature for West Nile Virus development (14.3 degrees celcius) from the daily mean temperature. Calculating the cumulative Degree Days over a season can...


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July 16, 2019

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The STI and HIV 2018 annual report provides a high-level of four notifiable sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections (STBBIs): chlamydia, gonorrhea, HIV, and infectious syphilis. Focus is placed on examining counts and rates of STBBIs for the current year within the context of previous...


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July 12, 2019

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The Safe Beach Protocol was prepared to provide Albertans with a clear understanding of the management of recreational waters in the province. It provides information on the role of owners and operators in overseeing these sites, monitoring water quality and responding to health risks, with the...


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July 8, 2019

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Alberta Health undertook a review of the Chief Medical Examiner's case files on all unintentional opioid-related deaths in 2017, supplemented by administrative data from Alberta Health. The purpose of the review was to learn more about the people dying from opioid-related deaths and the...


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July 1, 2019

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The goal of the Enhanced Tick Surveillance Program is to assess the risk of Lyme disease in Alberta. To do this, the program uses both active and passive surveillance of. This annual summary provides statistics on the findings of the surveillance program, including geographical distribution of...


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June 28, 2019

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The annual report of the ministry of Health contains the minister's accountability statement, the audited consolidated financial statements of the ministry and a comparison of actual performance results to desired results as set out in the ministry business plan, which was published as part of...


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June 13, 2019

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These bulletins are created to provide health care professionals with clarification and guidance in understanding the Alberta Health Care Insurance Plan (AHCIP) and to keep them apprised of updates and changes to the Plan. Bulletin numbering reflects the AHCIP services to which the bulletin...


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June 1, 2019

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The purpose of this manual is to provide Alberta hospitals and health zones with a reference document outlining the policies, guidelines and processes for interprovincial/territorial hospital claims for insured in-patient and outpatient hospital services.


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June 1, 2019

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This surveillance report presents emergency department, prescription, and mortality data associated with fentanyl, other opioids and other substances of misuse in Alberta. Produced quarterly, interim updates may also be released between quarters. Results are subject to change based on differences...


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June 1, 2019

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This guide assists service providers of residential addiction treatment facilities in meeting the licensing requirements of Alberta’s Mental Health Services Protection Act. Getting Started answers the questions that service providers may have when applying for a licence to provide residential...