Program eligibility is based on an assessment through a Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) diabetes education program process, which includes meeting the medical criteria detailed in the Insulin Pump Program policy.
For adults with Type 1 diabetes:
- An application must be submitted on behalf of a client by an SHA diabetes education program or an authorized diabetes specialist physician.
For children (under the age of 18) with Type 1 diabetes:
- A Pediatric Insulin Pump Program application must be submitted on behalf of the client by an SHA pediatric diabetes education program or an authorized pediatric diabetes specialist physician.
- The screening and insulin pump assessment process includes attendance at a Pediatric Diabetes Pump Information Session or completion of the Is Pump Therapy for Me? online modules and quiz.