The Saskatchewan Health Authority Prince Albert office issues advisories about public health concerns, facility disruptions or visitor restrictions due to illness outbreaks.
- October 16, 2019: Mont St. Joseph Home - Country Garden and Terrace Rose units, Respiratory outbreak declared by Dr. Chokani, Medical Health Officer. Several residents have respiratory illness symptoms. Samples have been sent for laboratory testing to the determine the organism(s) causing the illness. Outbreak protocols are in place, including visitor restrictions.
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.
SERVICE DISRUPTION ADVISORIES:
- No current service disruptions.