Alberta appoints new deputy minister of health to replace department’s controversial former top civil servant

PHOTOS: Milton Sussman, Alberta’s new Deputy Minister of Health, as president and CEO of the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority (Photo: CBC). Below: His controversial predecessor, Carl Amrhein, whose

Dr. Verna Yiu named Alberta Health Services CEO No. 8 in 8 years – can she fix what 7 couldn’t?

PHOTOS: Dr. Verna Yiu, who was officially named yesterday as the eighth president and CEO of Alberta Health Services in as many years. Below: AHS Board Chair Linda

When is a reorganization not a reorganization? When it’s at Alberta Health Services

PHOTOS: The scene in a typical rural Alberta hospital. (Actual rural Alberta health care facilities may not appear exactly as illustrated.) More health care decisions will be made

A Tale of Two Cities: Where’s former Edmonton Mayor Stephen Mandel now that his city really needs him?

PHOTOS: Premier Jim Prentice, far left, and Finance Minister Robin Campbell, centre, thank Health Minister and Edmonton MLA Stephen Mandel for becoming invisible. Actual Prentice Government cabinet ministers

Revolving door still spinning at Alberta Health Services executive suite in wake of $3-billion ‘Sonic boom’

Rick Trimp, who most recently was Alberta Health Services’ vice-president of province-wide clinical supports, programs and services and before that was briefly the organization’s interim co-CEO, doesn’t work

About those 620,000 missing patient files: the timing’s interesting but the accountability’s a bigger deal

Alberta Health Minister Fred Horne claims to be outraged he’s only But no one in a position of responsibility seems all that concerned that the records – which