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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Local News

M.D. of Bonnyville closes offices

M.D. of Bonnyville closes offices

Lac La Biche County offices restrict access as council reacts to COVID

Lac La Biche County offices restrict access as council reacts to COVID

'It's a marathon, not a sprint,' says La La Biche County senior administrator in coping with COVID
It's up to all Albertans to protect our most vulnerable against COVID-19: Hinshaw

It's up to all Albertans to protect our most vulnerable against COVID-19: Hinshaw

Alberta confirmed a man in his 60s with underlying health conditions has died from COVID-19. Two more Albertans remain in intensive care.
Albertans can now meet with doctors through their smartphones

Albertans can now meet with doctors through their smartphones

Albertans can use the service to check symptoms, book appointments, see a doctor, and get prescriptions and referrals for diagnostic imaging and specialists, which is all covered by Alberta Health Care.
Alberta pharmacists granted ability to screen for COVID-19, manage drug supply

Alberta pharmacists granted ability to screen for COVID-19, manage drug supply

Pharmacists are initially going to be limited to screening and providing information about COVID-19, but Alberta Health Services (AHS) and the Alberta Pharmacists’ Association will remain in close collaboration on how to expand the role if needed.
Alberta man dies from COVID-19

Alberta man dies from COVID-19

Shop ramping up production of Alberta chief medical officer's periodic table dress

Shop ramping up production of Alberta chief medical officer's periodic table dress

Alberta releases location, age stats for COVID-19

Alberta releases location, age stats for COVID-19

Online resources to entertain, teach during school closures

Online resources to entertain, teach during school closures

22 new COVID-19 cases bring Alberta's total to 119

22 new COVID-19 cases bring Alberta's total to 119

“Per capita we are testing more than any jurisdiction in North America,” Hinshaw said.