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Topics: Health and Wellness Organizations: Health

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September 12, 2019

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This information sheet provides information on how notification, assessment, and communication of air quality events occur in Alberta. It is also intended to increase public awareness about the Air Quality Notification Protocol and to encourage the public to sign up for Environment Canada’s EC...


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September 4, 2019

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Intended for public health professionals, this resource includes the case definition and required practices for the reporting of severe acute pulmonary disease associated with electronic-cigarette use. Also included in this document is the notice from the Chief Medical Officer of Health to...


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September 3, 2019

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Information for health professionals on the use of Fluzone® high-dose influenza vaccine .


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September 1, 2019

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Influenza is a vaccine-preventable disease which leads to many hospitalizations and deaths in Alberta each year. The elderly, the very young, pregnant women and those living with chronic or immune-compromising conditions are particularly vulnerable . The goal of Alberta’s Influenza Immunization...


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August 25, 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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August 23, 2019

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Intended for public health professionals, this resource presents the recommended practices for the management and reporting of Botulism as a notifiable disease. Topics covered include: a case definition of the disease; information on reporting requirements; disease etiology; clinical...


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August 23, 2019

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Intended for public health professionals, this resource presents the recommended practices for the management and reporting of influenza as a notifiable disease. Topics covered include: a case definition of the disease; information on reporting requirements; disease etiology; clinical...


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August 22, 2019

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Alberta Aids to Daily Living assists Albertans with a long-term disability, chronic illness or terminal illness, in maintaining independence in their community. AADL provides funding for basic medical equipment and supplies to meet clinically assessed needs. The AADL bulletin provides notices,...


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August 14, 2019

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The purpose of the Data Submission Guideline section of this document is to define the requirements for the electronic submission of immunization data to Alberta Health. Adherence to this document will ensure minimal data rejection due to incorrect or improper data structure and format. In...


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August 9, 2019

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The Alberta Aids to Daily Living (AADL) program manual includes information on eligibility, cost-share exemption, quantity and frequency review requests and vendor, authorizer and specialty supplier roles and responsibilities. The program manual also includes policies and procedures for each...