Level 1 Family Presence means that all patients;
Family members and support people who are permitted must undergo a health screening prior to entering the facility. This includes a temperature check and questionnaire. Screening requirements do not change if you have been vaccinated. The family member or support person will be required to perform hand hygiene (hand washing and/or use of hand sanitizer) when entering and leaving the facility and when entering and leaving the patient's or resident's room. Family members and support people will be required to wear a medical grade mask while inside the facility and additional personal protective equipment if it is required. Movement in the facility must be kept to essential movement only. Family members/support persons who are coming in to SHA facilities are encouraged to be vaccinated as soon as possible as another layer of protection.
Detailed information about family presence during COVID-19 can be found at SaskHealthAuthority.ca
All members of the public are reminded of the following: