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Mental health help is as close as your phone

Calling 811 (Saskatchewan Health line) or 211 (a free confidential information and referral system) can connect you to counsellors

It may be the most wonderful time of the year, but for some people, it’s also the most stressful.

“We often see a bit of an increase in our work load in December,” said Tracy Muggli, Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) Mental Health and Addictions Services Director for the Saskatoon area. “Sometimes bad things happen at Christmas time.” Continue reading “Mental health help is as close as your phone”

Digital x-ray equipment boosts Rosthern Hospital’s capacity

Rosthern Hospital Foundation Board Chair Ramona Kerber and past chair Betty Giesbrecht speak at the unveiling of the new equipment November 30

Patient care at the Rosthern Hospital took a giant leap forward this month with the implementation of digital x-ray imaging equipment.

“It’s been a long time coming,” said Rosthern Hospital Foundation (RHF) Board Chair Ramona Kerber at the official unveiling of the equipment at the hospital on Friday, November 30. “But it will make a huge difference. Continue reading “Digital x-ray equipment boosts Rosthern Hospital’s capacity”