Covenant Health

Located about one hour east of Edmonton, the friendly Town of Vegreville has a population of approximately 5,500 and plenty of amenities. With paved walking paths, a golf course, a campground, parks, community gardens, an arena and an indoor aquatic and fitness centre, the town offers plenty of recreation opportunities. Vegreville also boasts the world’s largest Pysanka (Easter egg) and a beautiful historic downtown, with architecture dating back to 1905.


St. Joseph's General Hospital

St. Joseph’s General Hospital has 24 acute care beds and is one of the cornerstones of the Vegreville community. The hospital provides a broad range of health services, including 24-hour emergency care, diagnostic imaging, outpatient cardiac rehabilitation, physical and occupational therapy and pharmacy services. With a history dating back to its founding Sisters of Charity of Notre Dame d’Evron, St. Joseph’s General Hospital follows a tradition of providing high-quality, compassionate care.

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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.