Dr. Farah Saeed has indicated she will be leaving the community of Preeceville effective immediately for personal reasons. The Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) has been successful in recruiting a new physician who will be available to practice in the community in January, 2020 pending the successful completion of the Saskatchewan International Physician Practice Assessment (SIPPA).
Dr. Shamsher Singh, Dr. Catherina Meyer and Nurse Practitioner Dawn Kennedy remain in the community and will work together, and with the SHA, to ensure that there is minimal disruption to services during the transition.
The Preeceville and District Health Centre emergency room is in operation 8:00 am to 8:00 pm, Monday to Friday and 8:00 am to 4:30 pm on Saturday and Sunday. Ambulance services continue to be provided 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
For non-emergency care, physician and nurse practitioner appointments are available Monday to Friday from 8:00 am to 6:30 pm and 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Saturday and Sunday by calling the Preeceville Primary Health Care Clinic at 306-547-3098.
For 24 hour health advice or mental health and addictions support, call HealthLine at 811.