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Dr. Stephen Duckett. Image: David J. Climenhaga
David J. Climenhaga | As the Victorian state government was accepting the recommendations of a former AHS CEO, the United Conservative Party government of Premier Jason Kenney was doing the opposite on every count.
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Vickie Kaminski
David J. Climenhaga | The official departure of Vickie Kaminski in January will mean the start of the search for the eighth Alberta Health Services CEO in as many years!
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David Eggen
David J. Climenhaga | There will be those who scoff at the suggestion the NDP will ever again be the Opposition in Alberta, but you’ve got to be an optimist to be a social democrat in this province.
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Rob Anders
David J. Climenhaga | The defeat of national embarrassment Rob Anders by former provincial cabinet minister Ron Liepert last night in the race for the Conservative nomination in Calgary Signal Hill marks the end of an era.
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Dr. Ciaran McNamee
David J. Climenhaga | Serious, life-threatening delays in lung surgeries were a problem in Alberta in the 1990s. They still are. Is there a connection between what happened then and is happening now?
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Ron Liepert
David J. Climenhaga | Rumble on the right: Any battle between Calgary MP Rob Anders and former Calgary MLA and cabinet minister Ron Liepert for a new federal seat promises to be bloody, ugly and entertaining.
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Duncan Campbell
David J. Climenhaga | The reality at Alberta Health Services today: the revolving door continues to whirl. Who said Toronto has all the fun?
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Raj Sherman
David J. Climenhaga | Alberta's report on health-care queue jumping, released yesterday, all but called Alberta Liberal Leader Raj Sherman a liar -- or, to put an only slightly more kindly spin on it, a deluded fantasist.
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Fred Horne
David J. Climenhaga | It seems likely the firing of the entire Alberta Health Services Board was more thoroughly and carefully premeditated than yesterday’s political illusion suggests.
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Sheila Weatherill
David Climenhaga | Alison Redford's Alberta PC government is responding to what should be easily manageable criticism about long-ago health executives' expense accounts without a clue in a cartload.
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Stephen Lockwood
David J. Climenhaga | As Alberta Health Services board chair Stephen Lockwood says of the government, the same may be said of the board: it has no business interfering in the day-to-day operations of AHS.
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Raj Sherman. Photo: David Climenhaga
David Climenhaga | The former CEO of Alberta Health Services and the doctor who helped him write a memo about medical queue jumping testified yesterday at an inquiry. Neither could recall much.