Welcome to the College's Public Website

In keeping with the principles of openness and transparency, the governing Council of the College has deemed certain information about physicians to be in the public domain. Physician Search, located in the menu to the left, is available to the public to look up information regarding a physician's main office address, office telephone numbers, medical education, qualifications, specialty, language proficiencies, license history, and discipline history.  

Physicians accepting new patients

We currently do not have information about family physicians who are accepting new patients. Please see our alternate suggestion in Frequently Asked Questions


Click on the For the Public top menu item at any time to see what information is available on this website.

We welcome your feedback. Please direct any comments or suggestions to communications@cps.sk.ca or to cpssinfo@cps.sk.ca.

Upcoming Events

News & Announcements

 Council Presents Kendel Award & 24 Senior Life Awards on Nov 30 2018 (12/4/2018) 
   
Dr. MORRIS MARKENTIN receives Dr. Dennis A. Kendel Distinguished Service Award
and 24 Phsyician members receive Senior Life Designation for 40 consecutive years of service in SK. 
Details 

 Notice of Date of CPSS Annual General Meeting (11/21/2018) 
   

NOTICE OF DATE OF CPSS ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

 The Annual General Meeting of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan will be held at 12.00 noon on Friday November 30, 2018 in Boardroom B, CPSS Office, 201 – 2174 Airport Drive, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7L 6M6. Physicians, students, residents and members of the public are invited to attend.

The Annual General Meeting will be limited to a business meeting and will consist of:

1)         A report from the Registrar related to College activities; and,
2)         A report from the President related to activities of the Council.


 MAiD - New Reporting Regulations (10/31/2018) 
   

On November 1, 2018, the federal government’s Regulations for the Monitoring of Medical Assistance in Dying come into force.  A Guidance Document was developed by the Ministry of Health for practitioners in Saskatchewan, and the reporting forms in the CPSS Policy: Medical Assistance in Dying have been updated to reflect these changes. 

Who needs to report?
Physician and nurse practitioners who have received a request for medical assistance in dying in writing and encounter one of the six scenarios have an obligation to report certain information where MAID was not provided and where MAID was provided.

Details

 Billing for Gender Reassignment Surgery (10/24/2018) 
   

The Saskatchewan Physician Payment Schedule (Section N preamble) states that gender reassignment surgery (GRS) is insured only if performed on patients for whom surgery has been recommended by an authority recognized by the Medical Services Branch.  The Ministry of Health is interested in expanding the number of Saskatchewan physicians serving in the role of recognized authority.

 If a family physician has an interest in serving in this capacity, the Ministry would like to discuss the current process with you.  Please contact Ms. Janet Jurcic, Senior Insured Services Consultant, and Ms. Denise Grad, A/Director Insured Services at 306-787-3475 or by email at janet.jurcic@health.gov.sk.ca or denise.grad@health.gov.sk.ca


 LINK provincial non-urgent telephone consultation service (10/19/2018) 
   
OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY WILL START PROVIDING THE LINK SERVICE ON NOV 5, 2018!
Have you tried this service for physicians?
LINK - Leveraging Immediate Non-Urgent Knowledge is a provincial physician-to-physician telephone consultation service that connects primary care providers to specialists to consult on pressing non-urgent patient health concerns. 


Newsletter

 DocTalk 2018 - Issue 2 (10/9/2018) 
   

DocTalk 2018 - Issue 2 features articles on: Physician Engagement; the Proposed CPSS Education Session; Resident Prescribing; Gabapentin & Overdose Risks; Indigenous Wellness; the Saskatchewan Hub Tables Council Elections; Kendel Award Nominations;

... and much more!

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Do you have a topic you'd like to see or talk about in our next issue?  Click here to send us your suggestions! (Deadline to submit material for the next issue is November 15, 2018!)



 
Congratulations
to Dr. Morris Markentin
of Saskatoon on being the 2018 recipient
of the Dr. Dennis A. Kendel
Distinguished Service Award!
Details


NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN FOR 2019!


Nominate a colleague you find deserving
of this prestigious award!
Deadline for nominations is
September 30, 2019  
For information and a nomination package,
click here, or contact Sue Waddington.