Overcrowding at Rockyview Hospital
There are reports of some serious overcrowding at the ER at Rockyview Hospital. According to an email obtained by Global News an EMS avoidance call was issued three times last Thursday , at 9am, 10am, and 2pm, forcing paramedics to take their patients to other hospitals. It's the highest volume the hospital has seen since 2009. Alberta Health Services says the demands on the system are greater as the population ages. Alberta's new health minister Stephen Mandel says he'd like to see the addition...