Entries by Karlene Britton

COVID-19 Testing for Travel Purposes

Please note that the Saskatoon Community Clinic is unable to accommodate requests for COVID-19 testing for travel purposes. The Saskatchewan Health Authority provides the following advice for those who require tests for this reason. Anyone planning a summer vacation, either within the province, within Canada or internationally, should check the Government of Canada’s COVID travel […]

Congratulations 2021 Award Recipients!

At the January 13, 2021 Semi-annual Members meeting the Board of Directors recognized three members for their outstanding contributions to the Saskatoon Community Clinic.  Members Anne Doucette and Michael Finley received the C.A. Robson Award that honours those who, through their affiliation with the Association, have provided superlative service embodying the values of compassion, cooperation […]

COVID-19: Saskatchewan’s Vaccine Plan

Currently there are NO COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics available at the Community Clinic. Saskatchewan has created a phased and prioritized approach to delivering COVID-19 vaccines. Our province is working closely with the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) which negotiates and procures vaccine directly with manufacturers on behalf of provinces and territories. To learn about the […]

New! Appointment Reminders

Upon booking an appointment with our Downtown Clinic physicians, NPs and counsellors, patients will now receive an automated reminder in three ways—text, email and phone call.  You will be prompted to either confirm or cancel your appointment.  If you do not want a reminder, you must choose to opt out by informing the receptionist each […]

COVID-19 Fact Sheets Available in 30+ Languages

Health Literacy Project, in collaboration with Harvard Health Publishing, creates and translates COVID-19 information into different languages to help all patients know when, and how, to seek care. Information is reviewed by physicians and medical school faculty members at the Harvard hospitals and is freely available for download and distribution without copyright restrictions. https://covid19healthliteracyproject.com

Join the Recovery For All Campaign

Recovery for All is a national advocacy campaign asking Canadians to encourage the federal government to invest in housing, homelessness and income support to end homelessness in Canada once and for all. Join us in signing up for the campaign and encourage others to do so here.