The Saskatchewan Health Authority Prince Albert office issues advisories about public health concerns, facility disruptions or visitor restrictions due to illness outbreaks.
- UPDATED MAY 28, 2019: OUTBREAK DECLARED OVER ON MAY 28, 2019 A respiratory outbreak had been declared May 15, 2019 at Mont St.Joseph, Terrace Rose unit in Prince Albert, by the Dr. Chokani, Medical Health Officer. Influenza A H3N2 has been identified as the cause of the outbreak.
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:
- May 23, 2019. Please note that the Spiritwood Collaborative Emergency Centre (urgent care) will be closed the weekends of June 1 & 2 and June 8 & 9. It will be open June 3-7 (Monday-Friday) from 8 am to 8 pm daily. The Primary Care Clinic will be open on both June 1st and June 8th for booked appointments only. If there is an emergency, we are asking the public to call 911 or go to their nearest hospital.