Monthly Archives: April 2019

2019 Council Nominations April 16 to May 10

Nominations for Council are now open and being accepted. There are three, three-year term positions open on Council for the 2019 elections. The terms of three Council members expire this year: Pete Helfrich, Melissa Manion and Ian Burgess. There are also two vacancies on Council due to two resignations: Christina Fobes and Lance Sheppard. While [...]

By |2019-04-16T11:57:08-06:00April 16th, 2019|EVENTS|0 Comments

The Pulse: April 2019 Pulse

  In this issue: President's Message: We need to stop the myths Future of Education Planning in Alberta Industrial Workers - A caution from Bill 21 implementation Council Nominations: Opens tomorrow 2019 Member Survey Thank you and Results Duty to Self-Report: Form for regulated members to report misconduct Alberta EMS and Paramedic Conference: Registration Open [...]

By |2019-04-15T14:33:50-06:00April 15th, 2019|NEWS|0 Comments

Tougher Sanctions for Unprofessional Conduct, New Reporting Requirements

Bill 21 Now in Effect In November 2018, the Alberta government passed Bill 21: An Act to Protect Patients which amends the Health Professions Act and affects all regulated health professionals in Alberta. Bill 21 is intended to better protect patients from sexual abuse and sexual misconduct by regulated health professionals. The Bill introduces a [...]

By |2019-04-01T13:11:43-06:00April 1st, 2019|NEWS|0 Comments