Province formally assumes control of five Extendicare homes

Oct 12, 2022 | 11:48am

The Saskatchewan Health Authority has formally assumed responsibility for five Extendicare long term homes in Saskatchewan. There are three care homes in Regina, one in Moose Jaw and another in Saskatoon under the Extendicare banner. The agreement was announced last October but became efffective this past weekend. There are 1,300 staff at the five locations. […]

NDP condemns coronavirus response from province in light of Extendicare Parkside outbreak

Dec 7, 2020 | 2:41pm

COVID-19 dominated debate in the Saskatchewan legislature Monday. Opposition leader Ryan Meili says the SaskParty response to the pandemic has been a disaster, particularly with senior citizen complexes like Parkside Extendicare in Regina. He said over 150 residents and staff have tested positive, with nine deaths amongst residents in total. Meili claimed residents are dying […]