Patient Resources: Patient and Family Health Information Resources

Services for Patients and Families

KRS provides targeted information services for patients and families, both online and at our library sites:

  • View this guide for high quality websites and resources in a variety of topic areas, and
  • Get in-person assistance with finding and using print and electronic health information resources at the following locations:

    Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital
    Kaye Edmonton Clinic

Red Deer

Finding trustworthy health information online

There is a lot of health information available on the internet. The Online Health Information Aid is a friendly website that provides tips and resources on searching, evaluating, and using online health information.

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This site was built by the Alberta Government and Alberta Health Services to give Albertans one place to go for health information they can trust. Healthcare experts across the province make sure the information is correct, up to date, and written for people who live in Alberta.

You can find health topics and videos, patient care handouts, a healthcare locator to find local services, a symptom checker and much more.