Temporary disruption to Meadow Lake obstetrical services

Please be advised that a temporary disruption to obstetrical services at the Meadow Lake Hospital will commence effective immediately due to staffing shortages. Obstetrical services at the Meadow Lake Hospital will resume at 7 a.m. on Nov. 12.

During the disruption, patients requiring obstetrical services will be screened for COVID-19.  Patients who screen negative will be recommended to delivery in North Battleford. Obstetrical patients screening COVID positive will be recommended to deliver in Lloydminster Hospital or the Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital in Saskatoon.  Following regular care standards, high-risk patients will continue to be referred to the Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital in Saskatoon.

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