Telehealth is the use of live, real-time video-conferencing technologies for clinical and educational applications within and between Regional Health Authorities and outside of the Province of Saskatchewan.
Regional Telehealth Coordinator Battlefords Union Hospital 1092-107th Street North Battleford, SK. S9A 1Z1 Telephone: (306) 446-6699 Fax: (306) 446-6061
Allows you to connect to your health care provider in Saskatchewan or other parts of Canada.
Once your family physician sees you and determines that a Telehealth consult with a specialist is suitable in your situation, your doctor will send a referral request to the specialist. You will receive an appointment letter from the specialist’s office prior to your appointment. You will be contacted by Telehealth personnel to confirm your appointment.
All Telehealth appointments adhere to the Health Information Protection Act. Telehealth operates over a secure network.
Yes, family members and/or friends are welcome to attend.
You will see, hear, and talk to your health care provider. You will not be required to operate the Telehealth equipment, with the exception of the volume control.
Telehealth connects sites within Prairie North Health Region and links with other select sites provincially, nationally and internationally for health related education opportunities.
Please open the link to the Telehealth poster to find the location of the education event and register at that site by phoning the number on the poster. Sites with no registration will not be aired.