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2023 Renewal Now Open

As of October 1, 2022, registrants may log in to the COA Registrant Portal to complete their annual licensure renewal. Review the new renewal walkthrough guide for detailed instructions on the renewal process.   As a reminder, registration with the COA is mandatory in accordance with section 46(1) of the Health Professions Act of Alberta for all persons who meet …

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COVID-19 Update: Public Health Restrictions Lifted

Alberta Health has announced that all remaining public health restrictions related to COVID-19 will be lifted at 11:59 pm on June 14, 2022. The following measures will be removed: Mandatory isolation will become a recommendation only Mandatory masking on public transit will be lifted Masking and any other measures to protect patients in Alberta Health …

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COA Council Meeting Dates and Minutes

Council Meeting Dates: Council Meeting: October 16, 2022 Council Meeting: January 28-29, 2023 Council Meeting: March 26, 2023 Council Meeting: June 25, 2023 Council Meeting: October 25, 2023 Council Meeting Minutes: 2021 January 11, 2021  March 12-13, 2021  June 14, 2021  October 23-24, 2021 2022 January 10, 2022  March 26, 2022   

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COVID-19 Update: Revised COA Guidelines

Alberta Health has announced it is entering into stage 2 of of the easing of public health measures.  The following measures will be updated: Any remaining school requirements removed (for example: Kindergarten to grade 6 cohorting). Youth screening activities for entertainment and sport activities removed.  Capacity on all large venues and entertainment venues lifted. Indoor and …

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COVID-19 Update: Community Care

Alberta Health Services has prepared a guidance document for community health care providers. This document provides guidelines in the following areas: Part A (pre-screening): for all community providers including pharmacy, dentistry, optometry, primary care providers, physiotherapy, etc.  Parts B (risk assessment), C (testing) and D (management): for all community providers whose scope of practice includes assessing and treating patients with …

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