The Government of Saskatchewan is opening regional flood recovery centres to provide onsite access to information, programs and services for those affected by recent flooding events in the province.  Anyone who is experiencing any flood issues is welcome to come to the Centres including residents, small businesses, agricultural operations, communal organizations, nonprofit organizations, parks and communities in general.

Centres will open in Carnduff, Moosomin, Grenfell, Esterhazy, Balcarres, and Yorkton.

Learn more about the flood recovery centres.

Health

Ministry of HealthThe Ministry of Health is committed to a health system that puts patients first by providing Better Health, Better Care, Better Value, and Better Teams for Saskatchewan people.

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1. Information you might be looking for

Apply for a health card

Information about applying for or changing personal information on your health card.

Look up surgical wait times

Find information about surgeries and the specialists who perform them by name, location, or wait time.

Manage your health needs

Contact experts with your questions or concerns about services, treatments, and access to care.

Call 911 or access other emergency medical services

Contact the right emergency response for your situation.

Find out about prescription drugs and plans

Learn about the different prescription drug plans available depending on your age and needs.

Improving Access to Emergency Department Care

Saskatchewan’s health system partners are simplifying how patients navigate the health system, with the goal of eliminating wait times in emergency departments by 2017.

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2. Programs and services

Continuing Care

Services to help people live independently, such as home care, personal care homes and long-term care.

Health Benefits

Details about what health services are covered, and how to register.

Immunization Services and Information

Details about free immunization programs to protect babies, children and adults from vaccine-preventable diseases.

Mental Health and Addictions

Promotion of mental health and treatment services for people experiencing mental illness and addictions.

Services for People with Disabilities

Support for people with long term disabilities or illnesses.

Surgery and Diagnostics

Initiatives underway to improve access to surgical and diagnostic procedures.

Vital Statistics

Register a birth, death, marriage, stillbirth, and change of name. Get certificate as legal proof of vital events. Access statistical information.

eHealth Saskatchewan

The Treasury Board Crown Corporation responsible for developing and implementing the Electronic Health Record (EHR) for Saskatchewan.

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3. Ministers and managers

Hon. Dustin Duncan
Hon. Dustin Duncan, Minister

Minister's Office - Health

Phone (306) 787-7345
Fax (306) 787-0237
Email minister.he@gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address Room 204, Legislative Building, 2405 Legislative Drive, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 0B3
Hon. Tim McMillan
Hon. Tim McMillan, Minister

Minister's Office - Rural and Remote Health

Phone (306) 798-9014
Fax (306) 798-9013
Email minister.rrhe@gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address Room 208, Legislative Building, 2405 Legislative Drive, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 0B3
Max Hendricks
Max Hendricks, Deputy Minister

Deputy Minister's Office

Phone (306) 787-3041
Fax (306) 787-4533
Email max.hendricks@health.gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 3rd Floor, 3475 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 6X6
Sharon Lee Smith, Assistant Deputy Minister

Deputy Minister's Office

Phone (306) 787-0513
Fax (306) 787-4533
Email sharonlee.smith@health.gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 3rd Floor, 3475 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 6X6
Mark Wyatt, Acting Assistant Deputy Minister

Deputy Minister's Office

Phone (306) 787-4695
Fax (306) 787-4533
Email mark.wyatt@health.gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 3rd Floor, 3475 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 6X6
Tracey Smith, Acting Assistant Deputy Minister

Deputy Minister's Office

Phone (306) 787-3147
Fax (306) 787-4533
Email tracey.smith@health.gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 3rd Floor, 3475 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 6X6
Terry Gudmundson, Special Advisor to the Deputy Minister

Mental Health and Addictions Action Plan

Phone (306) 798-3176
Email terry.gudmundson@health.gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 3475 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 6X6
Kimberly Kratzig, Executive Director

Communications Branch

Phone (306) 787-8433
Fax (306) 787-8310
Email kimberly.kratzig@health.gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 3rd Floor, 3475 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 6X6
Deborah Jordan, Executive Director

Acute and Emergency Services Branch

Phone (306) 787-7854
Fax (306) 787-6113
Email deborah.jordan@health.gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 3rd Floor, West Wing, 3475 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 6X6
Roger Carriere, Executive Director

Community Care Branch

Phone (306) 787-6092
Fax (306) 787-7095
Email roger.carriere@health.gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 1st Floor, 3475 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 6X6
Kevin Wilson, Executive Director

Drug Plan and Extended Benefits Branch

Phone (306) 787-3301
Fax (306) 787-8679
Email kevin.wilson@health.gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 3475 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 6X6
Shelley Reddekopp, Executive Director

Financial Services Branch

Phone (306) 787-5006
Fax (306) 787-0218
Email shelley.reddekopp@health.gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 3rd Floor, 3475 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 6X6
Executive Director,

Workforce Planning Branch

Phone (306) 787-6672
Fax (306) 798-0023
Mailing Address 3475 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 6X6
Shaylene Salazar, Executive Director, Medical Services Branch

Medical Services Branch

Phone (306) 787-3423
Fax (306) 787-3761
Email shaylene.salazar@health.gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 3475 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 6X6
Donna Magnusson, Executive Director

Population Health Branch

Phone (306) 787-8847
Fax (306) 787-3237
Email donna.magnusson@health.gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 3475 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 6X6
Ron Knaus, Executive Director

Primary Health Services Branch

Phone (306) 787-0875
Fax (306) 787-0890
Email Ron.Knaus@health.gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 3475 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 6X6
Patrick O'Byrne, Executive Director

Saskatchewan Disease Control Laboratory ( formerly Provincial Laboratory )

Phone (306) 787-3129
Fax (306) 787-1525
Email patrick.obyrne@health.gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 5 Research Drive, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 0A4
Pauline Rousseau, Executive Director

Strategy and Innovation Branch

Phone (306) 787-3951
Fax (306) 787-2974
Email prousseau@health.gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 3rd Floor, 3475 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 6X6
Terry Blackmore, Executive Director

Saskatchewan Surgical Initiative

Phone (306) 787-3153
Fax (306) 787-2974
Email terry.blackmore@health.gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 3rd Floor, 3475 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 6X6
Traci Schmekel, A/Executive Director

Risk and Relationship Management

Phone (306) 787-3155
Fax (306) 787-4534
Email tschmekel@health.gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 3rd Floor, 3475 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 6X6
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4. Forms and publications

These are our top downloaded health documents:

Health Services Card Application

Apply for a health card online or by mail.

Influenza Immunization Information

Find out how to fight the flu.

Early Childhood Development

Resources for parents to help kids grow up healthy.

Special Support Program- Drug Plan - CRA Application

Help for those whose drug costs are high in relation to their income.


You can find all publications for this ministry in the Publications Centre.

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5. Legislation

The following acts and regulations are administered by the Ministry of Health and are available in pdf format.  The url links below are provided with the consent of the Queen’s Printer for Saskatchewan pursuant to Government of Saskatchewan copyright policies.  Printed copies of the legislation are also available  through the Queen’s Printer website.

To order or subscribe, please visit www.qp.gov.sk.ca.  If you don’t have Adobe Reader on your system, you can download it for free.


R-8.2 - The Regional Health Services Act

Addresses the governance and accountability of the regional health authorities.

P-37.1 - The Public Health Act, 1994
Provides authority for the establishment of public health standards, such as public health inspection of food services.

M-13.1 - The Mental Health Services Act

Regulates the provision of mental health services in the province and the protection of persons with mental disorders.

H-0.021 - The Health Information Protection Act

Protects personal health information in the health system in Saskatchewan and establishes a common set of rules that emphasize the protection of privacy, while ensuring that information is available to provide efficient health services.

P-0.1 - The Paramedics Act

Regulates paramedics

View complete list of Ministry of Health documents

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6. News releases

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