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Acute Inpatient Mental Health Services 

The goal of adult and child and youth inpatient mental health services is to provide diagnostic and treatment services to restore an individuals capacity to live in the community. These services are provided on acute inpatient units in designated facilities across the province.

The services that may be available on the adult and child and youth inpatient mental health units include:  (Please note that all of these services may not be provided in every RHA)

 Adult Inpatient Mental Health

Child and Youth Inpatient Mental Health

  • 24-hr on call psychiatrist
  • 24-hr nursing care
  • multi-disciplinary care teams
  • Assessment and treatment services
  • Mental health educational groups and programs for patients and families
  • Case planning with health care professional across the continuum of care
  • Day programming
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Out patient medication/Depot Clinics
  • 24-hr on call psychiatrist
  • 24-hr nursing care
  • multi-disciplinary care teams
  • Assessment and treatment services
  • Mental Health educational groups and programs for patients and families
  • Case planning with health care professional across the continuum of care
  • Day programming 

 

The adult inpatient mental health units are located in Yorkton, Regina, Weyburn, Moose Jaw, Swift Current, Saskatoon, North Battleford and Prince Albert.

The child and youth inpatient mental health units are located in Regina, Saskatoon, and Prince Albert.

Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Forensic Services - Saskatchewan Hospital North Battleford (SHNB)

The goal of psychiatric rehabilitation services is provide longer-term rehabilitation to people with mental illnesses whose needs cannot be met in provincial acute mental health inpatient units. In addition to psychiatric rehabilitation, SHNB also provides forensic services for remand assessments for the Courts. Disposition Orders and treatment for the Saskatchewan Review Board, for person found ‘Unfit to Stand Trial' or ‘Not Criminally Responsible' under the Criminal Code of Canada.

SHNB is managed by the Prairie North Regional Health Authority but serves the entire province and is the only facility dedicated specifically for rehabilitation of people with mental illnesses.

Services available at SHNB include:

Psychiatric Rehabilitation 

Forensics 

  • 24 hour on call psychiatrist
  • 24-hr nursing care
  • multi-disciplinary care teams
  • Assessment and treatment services
  • Rehabilitation programs including: vocational, leisure education, life skills and recreational activities and mental health educational group and programs for patients and families.
  • Case planning with health care professional across the continuum of care
  • 24 hour on call psychiatrist
  • 24-hr nursing care
  • multi-disciplinary care teams
  • Assessment and treatment services
  • Rehabilitation programs to meet the needs of forensic patients
  • Case planning with health care
    professionals across the continuum of care

 

RHA contact list and phone numbers.

PDF map, best printed on legal size paper, 8.5 x 14.

Related Links

Services to promote, preserve and restore the mental health of Saskatchewan people.

Click on your health region, or see the list of communities to determine your health region.



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