MyHealth.Alberta.ca's New Look
The homepage updates will make it easier to find the information you are looking for. The content itself hasn't changed and is still a trusted source of information. These changes reflect our ongoing commitment to follow new and emerging best practices.
You can still find specific health conditions, tips for healthy living, or locate a service. You can also learn about medications, tests and treatments.
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The MyHealth.Alberta.ca Network showcases trusted, easy-to-understand health and wellness information from Alberta Health Services and its partners. Click on MyHealth.Alberta.ca Network banner at the top of any MyHealth.Alberta.ca page for a list of our partners. You will also see the MyHealth.Alberta Network banner at the top of our partners’ webpages.
New Alberta Pages
Check out COVID-19: What you need to know for up-to-date information on COVID-19 vaccines, including Covishield and AstraZeneca rare side effects.
Need information on blood transfusions? See Blood transfusions: Frequently asked questions.
Learn about the importance of being a role model for your children and promoting positive mental health.
Watch our new video series for people with cirrhosis.
- Cirrhosis – What is a paracentesis?
Paracentesis is a procedure to remove fluid buildup from the belly. Learn what to expect before, during, and after.
- Cirrhosis – What is a thoracentesis?
Thoracentesis is a procedure to remove fluid from the space around the lungs. Learn what to expect before, during, and after.
- Cirrhosis – What is a TIPS procedure?
Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt, or TIPS, is a procedure to lower pressure in the vein that moves blood to the liver. Learn why it may be right for you, and what to expect before, during, and after.
- Cirrhosis – Upper endoscopy for varices
Upper endoscopy is a procedure to look for and treat conditions in the esophagus, stomach, and upper part of the small bowel. Learn what to expect before, during, and after.
Improved Find Healthcare Tool
We’re pleased to announce a new tool on MyHealth.Alberta.ca called
Find Healthcare. This replaces the Healthcare Locator.
This improved tool makes it easier for you to find facilities and services. Using your postal code or location, you’ll be able to find the facilities and services closest to you.
Other benefits are:
- easy to use
- mobile and tablet friendly
- results shown in a map, grid, or list view
- same tool on both MyHealth.Alberta.ca and the Alberta Health Services website
MyHealth Records is now available. MyHealth Records makes it possible for Albertans to manage their health by providing a secure and convenient place online to see select health records.
You can access MyHealth Records using a variety of devices such as smartphones, tablets, and computers to:
- view medicines dispensed from community pharmacies
- view most immunizations given in Alberta (You can also add immunizations you’ve had outside of the province.)
- view the results of common lab tests completed within 18 months of the date you sign-up for MyHealth Records
- record blood pressure and blood glucose levels
- keep journals to track your mood, sleep, weight, and fitness goals
- upload and track information from health devices, including supported blood pressure monitors, blood glucose meters, and fitness trackers like FitBit
- print out reports and health records to share with healthcare providers
MyHealth Records is designed with the security of Albertans’ private health information as a top priority. Information will be protected using both server authentication and data encryption.