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...Edson's new hospital

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rooms, observation stations in acute and said by providing the operating
care for nurses to check on patients, space in Edson it would “take some of & Janitor al
bathrooms in each room, an operating the pressure off the city facilities.”
room, endoscopy room, diagnostic Rosendahl was impressed with the
imaging, and space for community new hospital and said, “It is a beautiful
health on site. facility. The way this facility is laid
Photographs taken by members of the out it is going to be fantastic for 5928 - 3rd Avenue, Edson, Alberta T7E 1R8
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“Soft space” for a second operating sure.”
room has been included should the While impressed with the facility and
surgical program grow but the room its design Rosendahl said he does have
would need to be developed at that concerns. “My biggest concern with Carrying a complete line of
time. the facility of this nature is the ability
Hatley said one of the possibilities for to staff it. That we are going to be able
expanding services to Edson in the to keep staff and surgeons here and if
future enabled by the new facility is to we can do that then this facility will
bring in a cataract program. become more utilized rather than
West Yellowhead MLA Eric people having to go to larger centres
Rosendahl took the tour of the facility for procedures,” said Rosendahl.

Edson to begin scheduled

fights to Calgary

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very happy to be able to have a Passengers flying from Edson to
scheduled service to Calgary. It's going Calgary will be checked in inside the
to be a huge benefit for area residents Edson Airport terminal building before
and businesses”. departure. Passengers are required to be
The proposed schedule will be: present 30 minutes before departure
The Edson Airport has a parking lot For After Hours Service call
located in front of the main doors and
is currently free of charge. There is a
charge of $5/day for vehicles requiring 780-517-6575
to be plugged in.
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