Saskatchewan residents will soon have access to a brand new emergency department. The Government of Saskatchewan, Saskatchewan Health Authority and Royal University Hospital Foundation today celebrated the grand opening of the new Royal University Hospital (RUH) adult emergency department (ED).
“This new emergency department will improve patient safety and privacy, accommodate more people and improve access for trauma and EMS personnel,” Health Minister Jim Reiter said. “I am proud of our government’s investment in this project that will better meet the growing healthcare needs of Saskatoon residents.”
Read the rest of the Government of Saskatchewan's news release.
Watch media interviews (YouTube) with Jim Reiter, Minister of Health; Arla Gustafson, RUHF CEO; Lisa Collard, Director of Emergency and Acute Care Services, SHA; Dr. James Stempien, Provincial Head of Emergency Medicine, SHA.
New Royal University Hospital Adult Emergency.
New Royal University Hospital Adult Emergency entrance.
New Royal University Hospital Adult Emergency trauma room.
New Royal University Hospital Adult Emergency high acuity exam room.