The Saskatchewan Health Authority Prince Albert office issues advisories about public health concerns, facility disruptions or visitor restrictions due to illness outbreaks.
- JANUARY 23, 2019 - OUTBREAK DECLARED: Mont St. Joseph Home (Prince Albert) - illness outbreak. A respiratory outbreak was declared at Mont St. Joseph Home - Terrace Rose unit, after several residents showed symptoms. The outbreak was declared on January 23. 2019 by Dr. Khami Chokani, Medical Health Officer. Visitor restrictions are in place. Please call the facility if you have any questions.
- UPDATE: SEPTEMBER 28, 2016: Parkland Integrated Health Centre - bed reduction. A shortage of Registered Nurses is resulting in a decision to reduce inpatient capacity by five beds at the Parkland Integrated Health Centre in Shellbrook.
Please note: The Saskatchewan Health Authority reminds the public that proper hand hygiene reduces the risk of getting or spreading illnesses. Visitors to any health care facility are asked to perform hand hygiene upon entering and leaving the facility. Anyone who is ill is also asked to not visit any health care facility, whether it is on outbreak status or not.