Covenant Health

Home to around 1,000 residents, Trochu is located in south-central Alberta and offers comfortable country living in a close-knit community. The town offers plenty of amenities and recreational activities, including an arboretum, Dry Island Buffalo Jump, a kindergarten to Grade 12 school, golf course, outdoor pool, arena, ball diamonds and a community centre. The small community is a one-hour drive from Calgary and Red Deer.

New graduates working in Trochu qualify for the Canada Student Loan Forgiveness program.


St. Mary's Health Care Centre

St. Mary’s Health Care Centre provides health services to Trochu and surrounding rural communities. Following a deep-rooted tradition of healing the body, enriching the mind and nurturing the soul, the centre cares for patients and residents through 56 long-term care and lodge beds.

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Meet some of our staff

Linda Ogilvie, RN, St. Mary's Health Care Centre

About Covenant Health

Covenant Health is proud of its 156-year history of delivering quality, innovative Catholic health services to Albertans, and is one of Canada’s largest Catholic Health organizations. Covenant Health is the honoured recipient of three prestigious awards: Alberta’s Top 75 Employer award for 2022, Canada’s Most Admired Corporate Culture Award for 2020, and one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies for 2022.