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Enhanced mental health crisis support in Regina General Hospital Emergency
August 14, 2019
Emergency patients in need of mental health crisis supports will now have extended access to psychiatric nurses at the Regina General Hospital’s Emergency Department.
Royal University Hospital’s children’s emergency services now operating 24 hours a day
August 13, 2019
The Royal University Hospital’s (RUH’s) children’s emergency services are now operating 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Porcupine Plain Emergency Department facing temporary disruption
August 02, 2019
Residents of Porcupine Plain are advised that Porcupine Carragana Hospital Emergency/Outpatient Department services will be on temporarily bypass for hours on August 2 and August 5-6.
SHA awarded $3.5 million to lead innovation initiative in western Canada
July 29, 2019
Today, the Government of Canada announced the formation of the CAN Health Network, a health and industry partnership designed to develop innovative technological solutions to address health care challenges.
New heliport at Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital operational today
July 25, 2019
A new heliport on top of Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital has opened ahead of schedule and became operational on Thursday, July 25 at 8:00 a.m.
PSA: Wild Fire Smoke Advisory
July 24, 2019
Public Health officials are advising northern residents in: Fond- du- Lac-Stony Rapids, Wollaston Lake-Collins Bay and Uranium City-Camsell Portage to take precautions as smoke from nearby forest fires can affect your health.
Take precautions during high temperatures
July 22, 2019
The Saskatchewan Health Authority is reminding the public to take precautions during rising temperatures expected in many parts of the province this week, including northern Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan Health Authority issues a Request for Proposals for 75 residential support beds
July 11, 2019
The Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) supporting a provincial budget commitment to develop 75 residential support beds.
Remember HealthLine 811 this summer
July 10, 2019
When you’re out enjoying all the fun activities happening across Saskatchewan this summer, don’t forget that HealthLine 811 professionals are available to assist with your health questions and concerns, all summer long.
Turning Point Program celebrates enhanced services on HIV Testing Day
June 27, 2019
On Thursday, June 27, the Turning Point Program based in Yorkton recognized national HIV Testing Day, and enhancements to testing services offered.
Harm reduction supplies ready for distribution
June 24, 2019
People living with addictions in Swift Current and area will now have access to supplies that will reduce their potential exposure to injury, disease and death.
Update: Services resume at E.I. Wood Building in Swift Current
June 20, 2019
As of Friday, June 21, all Saskatchewan Health Authority programs, services, and client appointments will resume as of 8 a.m. in the E.I. Wood Building in Swift Current.
Services Disrupted in E.I. Wood Building in Swift Current
June 19, 2019
Due to localized flooding that occurred in Swift Current last night in the area of the E.I. Wood Building, all Saskatchewan Health Authority programs, services, and client appointments are unavailable at this location on Wednesday, June 19
HIV and syphilis cases in northwest Saskatchewan
June 14, 2019
The Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) has seen an increasing number of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and infectious syphilis cases in recent months in northwest Saskatchewan.
Public Service Announcement: Measles Case in Saskatchewan
June 13, 2019
The Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) is issuing a provincial exposure alert due to a confirmed case of measles in a returning traveler to Yorkton, SK.
Six new addictions beds open at Calder Centre
June 10, 2019
The Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) is pleased to announce an expansion of service at Calder Centre with the staffing and opening of six new resident treatment beds at Calder Centre, a provincial addictions treatment facility based in Saskatoon.
New interim provincial head for pediatrics
May 31, 2019
Highly regarded physician and medical educator Dr. Ron Siemens, MD, FRCPC, FAAP, has been selected as the interim provincial head of pediatrics beginning June 3, 2019 for a one-year term.
Five additional physicians working in Swift Current
May 30, 2019
The Saskatchewan Health Authority is pleased to welcome five physicians who are establishing or returning to practice in Swift Current’s primary health care community.
Saskatchewan Health Authority Board approves 2019-20 operating budget and capital expenditure plan
May 29, 2019
Today, the Saskatchewan Health Authority’s (SHA) Board approved the organization’s operating budget and capital expenditure plan budget for the 2019-20 fiscal year.
Melfort physicians providing support for Dr. Desjardins’ patients
May 23, 2019
Effective June 8, physician coverage of Dr. Desjardins’ patients will be provided by the Melfort Family Physicians Group for the duration of her maternity leave.
Turtleford Helicopter Landing Pad improves access and safety
May 03, 2019
Residents and visitors to the Turtleford area in west central Saskatchewan now have improved access to life saving critical care with a new landing pad for use by the Shock Trauma Air Rescue Service (STARS).
Turning Point Program enhances testing services
April 25, 2019
The Turning Point Program based in Yorkton is now offering comprehensive testing for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and blood-borne infections (BBIs).
Biggar Area Wild Fire
April 24, 2019
Update as of 4:15 p.m. - Friday, April 26
"Light it Green” tomorrow for organ donation awareness
April 23, 2019
Saskatchewan landmarks will be joining others across Canada April 24 to Light it Green for organ donation awareness.
SHA welcomes new physician to Porcupine Plain
April 02, 2019
Safer inhalation supplies ready to distribute
March 07, 2019
People living with addictions in Saskatchewan will now have access to supplies that will reduce their exposure to injury and disease.
SHA Commits to Truth and Reconciliation
March 04, 2019
Today, Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) Board Chairperson R.W. (Dick) Carter and CEO Scott Livingstone formalized the SHA’s commitment to the Calls to Action outlined by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC).
Leader and District Healthcare Facility to Re-open Monday
March 01, 2019
Saskatchewan Health Authority is pleased to announce that the Leader and District Healthcare facility will reopen to services as of Monday, March 4, 2019 at 10 a.m.
Major Donation Vaults SHNB Fundraising Campaign Over the Top
February 07, 2019
A $1 million donation has boosted the Saskatchewan Hospital New Beginnings campaign well over the top of its $8 million goal, bringing the fundraising initiative to a successful conclusion.
Saskatchewan Health Authority committed to meeting long-term care needs in Regina and Grenfell
February 07, 2019
The Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) is working to ensure long-term care services continue to be available in the community of Grenfell, and to replace long-term care services provided at Regina Pioneer Village.
SHA Security Review Process Complete
February 05, 2019
The Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) received the final report for its security services review which began in April 2018. The review was conducted to fulfill the SHA’s commitment to ensuring a safe and secure environment.
SHA welcomes new physician to Hudson Bay
January 21, 2019
Swift Current helicopter landing pad now operational
January 18, 2019
The helicopter landing pad near Cypress Regional Hospital is now operational.
Cumberland House Health Centre offering harm reduction services
January 14, 2019
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