Useful Tools





CMPA Handbooks 
Choosing Wisely Canada and Prevention Through Primary Care 
Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health Project (CAMH)
LINK - Leveraging Immediate Non-Urgent Knowledge (provincial non-urgent telephone consultation service)
Choosing Wisely Canada - Why We Need to Talk About Advance Care Planning
Saskatchewan Organ and Tissue Donor Registry
Rourke Baby Record (2020 update)

Saskatchewan Emergency Medicine Collective
CMPA Extent of Assistance for Abortions Provided to Non-Residents (June 2022)


Clinical Information Providers

Saskatchewan Health Authority Library

Saskatchewan Health Information Resources Program (SHIRP)

University of Saskatchewan — Leslie and Irene Dubé Health Sciences Library

Alternative Clinical Information Providers (AMCjoule)

Personal Health Resources

Canada Suicide Prevention Service
Quit Connection Referral Program (Saskatchewan smoker's helpline)
Eat Well Saskatchewan (dietitian call center pilot project for SK First Nations communities)
HIV and Pregnancy: A Guide to Care (SK Prevention Institute)
SMA Physician Health Program

LGTBQ2 Resources: 
OutSaskatoon - Medical Professionals

Patient Safety

Vaccine Storage and Handling Checklist (SHA) (June 2020)

Mandatory Reporting of Adverse Drug Reactions and Medical Device Incidents (Vanessa's Law)
CPSI Education to support mandatory ADR and MDI Reporting
Health Canada Guidance Document for Mandatory Reporting (2019/06)
Communicating After Harm in Healthcare (2017/08)

Virtual Care
Virtual Medicine - Discharge Education (ISMP Bulletin) (2020/10)
Virtual Medicine - Safer Telephone Orders (ISMP Bulletin) (2020/10)

Surgical Safety
Saskatchewan Health Region facilities have a number of safety checklists, which are not regulated by the College.  Some examples of Surgical Safety Checklists are provided here, for review by physicians who may be helping to develop policies in their own facilities.

Alberta Safe Surgery Checklist
Canadian Patient Safety Institute Checklist
CMPA - Surgical Safety Checklist: A Review of Medical-Legal Data