SASKATCHEWAN REGISTERED MIDWIVES
Saskatchewan is divided into 13 Regional Health Authorities. A list of the Health regions with web page and contact information can be found at health.gov.sk.ca/health-region-list
Midwifery programs have begun in the Saskatoon , Regina-Qu'appelle and Cypress Health regions. The Prince Albert Parkland region has done the feasibility study. The three most northern regions would like to have birth brought closer to home
and midwifery is being considered.
Contact information for these programs:
Cypress Health Region - cypresshealth.ca/midwifery.htm
Headquarters for this region are in Swift Current.
The Midwifery program began in 2010.
Primary Health Care
350 Cheadle Street W, 5th Floor
Swift Current , Sk. S9H 4G3
Phone: 306-778-5118 or 1-877-401-8071
There are two midwives working in the Cypress Health Region:
Prince Albert Parkland Health Region - princealbertparklandhealth.com
1521 6th Ave. W
Prince Albert, Sk. S6V 5K1
Contact person is:
Connie Lee, RN(NP), MN:ANP
Director of Primary Health Care
Shellbrook and District Health Services
24-2nd Ave. W
Shellbrook, Sk. S0J 2E0
This health region has not progressed beyond the feasibility study done a few years ago secondary to funding issues.
Regina Qu'appelle Health Region
There are two midwives working in the Regina Region:
All Nations' Healing Hospital in Fort Qu'appelle is affiliated with the Regina Qu'appelle Health Region. Midwife Debbie Vey is the Collaborative Maternity Care Program Coordinator at the Women's Health Center in the ANHH and has admitting privileges at the Regina General Hospital.
Saskatoon Health Region - saskatoonhealthregion.ca
Midwifery Primary Health
Saskatoon City Hospital
1308 - 701 Queen Street
Saskatoon Sk. S7K 0M7
Four midwives work out of St. Paul's Hospital in Saskatoon.
Debbie Mpofu, RM, BscN, HV, Med, PhD
Rosalind Lydiate, RM (RN/RM-UK)
Jessica Bailey, RM, MA, BHSc, BA
June Friesen, RM, IBCLC
Romaine Abrams, RM
Athabasca Health Authority - www.athabascahealth.ca
Keewatin Yatthe Regional Health Authority - www.kyrha.ca
PO Box 40
Buffalo Narrows, Sk. S0M 0J0
Phone: Human Resource Office 306-235-5844
Northern Health Strategy - www.healthnorth.ca
Prince Albert Grand Council
Mamawetin Churchhill River Health Region - www.mcrrha.sk.ca