RMWB NEWS RELEASE

Jun 20, 2024 | Announcement

As of June 18, 2024 the Alberta Health Services and the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo have officially opened a provincial EMS dispatch call centre!
This announcement reflects months of collaborative efforts and a growing partnership between the municipality and AHS. In April, a new five-year agreement was reached for continued municipal delivery of ground ambulance services in the region.
With the handover of emergency medical calls, the RMWB dispatch centre will again respond to the unique geography and needs of the northeastern Alberta while providing more capacity within the provincial dispatch system.