Telehealth

​​​​​​​Telehealth Saskatchewan links patients to health care teams using highly secure videoconferencing technologies.

​To date, Telehealth Saskatchewan operates from more than 345 sites in 134 communities across the province. This number keeps growing.​​​

Access Telehealth Location Map​  ​Download Telehealth Site List by Community

Telehe​alth works with Regional Health Authorities and partners to link patients to specialized and general health care providers across the province.​

Some of the main service areas that regularly use Telehealth include:

  • Mental Health
  • Genetics
  • Oncology
  • Surgery
  • Nephrology
  • Respirology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Rehabilitation Services
  • Group Patient Education
  • Neurology

The Benefits of Telehealth

  • Save on travel: by making it possible for patients and providers to connect without having to physically travel long distances.

  • Save on expenses: by reducing the amount of money spent on travel and overnight stays.

  • Save on time: by eliminating travel time and waiting periods.

  • Increased patient access: by allowing patients to access specialty care throughout the province.

A Look at the Numbers

  • 4,000,000 kilometres – amount of distance patients and their families saved by attending clinical appointments using Telehealth.

  • 11,000 – number of patients who have taken part in a clinical consult in 2015.

  • 1,300 – number of public attendees who took part in public education events Telehealth hosted in 2015.

Telehealth Questions

Contact your local Telehealth Coordinator.