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Terms of Use & Privacy


​This website is owned by the Saskatchewan Health Authority. By using this website, you are agreeing to these terms and conditions. If you do not agree to all of these terms and conditions, do not access or use this website.

This website does not provide professional medical advice. It is not intended to replace consultations with your doctor or provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or another qualified health care provider before changing or starting any treatment, or with questions regarding medical conditions. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this

Information contained in this website is presented solely for general public knowledge about programs and services. The information contained in this website does not constitute professional advice, and you may not rely on the contents of this website as such.

Liability and Disclaimer

This website and all of the information it contains is provided “as is” and without warranty of any kind, either express or implied. Saskatchewan Health Authority does not warrant or guarantee the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the information on this website. The content of this website may change at any time, without notice.

Neither the Saskatchewan Health Authority nor its employees or agents shall be liable for any loss or damage of any kind whatsoever that may arise from the use, misuse or inability to use this website or any other website that can be accessed from this website.

The Saskatchewan Health Authority does not assume and is not responsible for any liability whatsoever for the linking to or from the websites of organizations outside the Saskatchewan Health Authority, the operation or content (including the right to display such information) of
any of the linked websites, nor for any of the information, interpretation, comments or opinions expressed in any of the linked websites.

Descriptions of, or references to, products or publications in this website does not constitute or imply endorsement of that product or publication by the Saskatchewan Health Authority.

Saskatchewan Health Authority reserves the right to revise and update these terms and conditions from time to time.  Any and all such modifications are effective immediately upon posting and apply to all access to and continued use of this website.


This website contains links to websites and servers maintained by third parties over whom Saskatchewan Health Authority has no control. Saskatchewan Health Authority does not provide any warranty about the availability, accuracy or source of information found on any of these websites or servers or the content of any file the user might choose to download from a third-party website. We encourage you to examine each site’s privacy policy and disclaimers and make your own decisions regarding the accuracy, reliability and correctness of material and information found.

Saskatchewan Health Authority takes no responsibility for the operation, content or privacy practices of third party websites. The linking to or from this website does not constitute or imply on the part of the Saskatchewan Health Authority any endorsement or guarantee of any of the organizations or information (including the right to display such information) found on third-party websites.


This Agreement shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Saskatchewan and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein.

Intellectual Property Rights

This website and its content, features, and functionality, including but not limited to, all information, software, code, text, graphics, photographs, video, audio, presentation and arrangement, are owned by the Saskatchewan Health Authority, its licensors, or other providers of such material and are protected in all forms by intellectual property laws including without limitation, copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret and other proprietary rights.

The Saskatchewan Health Authority name, trademarks, logo and all related names, logos, designs, images and slogans are trademarks of the Saskatchewan Health Authority or its affiliates or licensors.  Use of such property, except as expressly authorized, shall constitute an infringement or violation of the rights of the Saskatchewan Health Authority.

For more information or questions about permissions regarding Saskatchewan Health Authority’s intellectual property rights, contact info@saskhealthauthority.ca​.


To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, you agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless the Saskatchewan Health Authority from and against any claims, liabilities, damages, judgements, awards, losses, costs, expenses, or fees (including reasonable attorney’s fees) arising out of or relating to your breach of these terms and conditions or your use of this website. 

Governing Law and Choice of Forum

This website and these terms and conditions will be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Saskatchewan and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein, without giving effect to any choice or conflict of law provision, principle or rule and notwithstanding your residence or physical location.

Any action or proceeding arising out of or relating to this website and under these terms and conditions will be instituted in the courts of Saskatchewan and/ or the Federal Court of Canada, and each party irrevocably submits to the exclusive jurisdiction of such courts in any such action or proceeding. You waive any and all objections to the exercise of jurisdiction over you by such courts and to the venue of such courts.


Saskatchewan Health Authority maintains the confidentiality and privacy of individuals’ personal and health information while collecting, using and disclosing information in compliance with The Local Authority Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and The Health Information Protection Act. Saskatchewan Health Authority may disclose personal health information for approved purposes as authorized by The Health Information Protection Act.

Saskatchewan Health Authority does not collect, use or disclose personal or personal health information in any manner that is not in accordance with its duties, applicable legislation and established policies. Your personal information will only be collected if you voluntarily provide it to Saskatchewan Health Authority. The personal information you provide to Saskatchewan Health Authority will only be used for purposes related to or required for the services you have requested Saskatchewan Health Authority to provide. By providing Saskatchewan Health Authority with your personal information, you consent to the use of that information for these purposes.

Your personal information may be disclosed to any member of the Saskatchewan Health Authority staff for the purposes of providing our services. Your personal information may also be disclosed to other Saskatchewan organizations, as may be reasonably necessary, for the purpose of providing Saskatchewan Health Authority’s services.​

What information do we collect?

When you visit the saskdocs.ca website, the web server automatically collects a limited amount of information essential for the operation and security of our website and the other sites that reside on the server. The extent of personal identification depends, in large part, on the naming standards followed by your Internet service provider. You may wish to check with them to inquire about their policies and practices in this regard.

Information Automatically Collected:

If you visit the saskdocs.ca web site to browse, read pages, or download information, we will gather and store certain information about the visit. This information includes, but is not limited to, such things as:

  • The Internet Protocol Address and domain name used. The Internet Protocol address is a numerical identifier assigned either to your Internet service provider or directly to your computer. This address can be translated to determine the domain name of your service provider (e.g. gov.sk.ca, xcompany.com or yourschool.edu);
  • The type of browser and operating system;
  • The date and time of the visit; and
  • The web pages or services accessed.

Information collected automatically is used for purposes such as administering the website, assessing system performance, improving web services and web site security and management.

We collect information through a variety of technologies, such as cookies, pixels, tags, software development kits, application program interfaces, including when you visit our sites, whether or not you are logged in or registered. For example, we use cookies to understand and save your preferences for future visits.

You can set your browser not to accept cookies, and you can visit https://allaboutcookies.org/ to learn more about how to remove cookies from your browser. However, in a few cases, some of our website features may not function as a result.

Personal information may also be collected when you provide it on a voluntary basis, e.g. when you create a profile, register for or attend an event or seminar, request information via e-mail or access a protected portion of the website using a saskdocs.ca password. We may use your personal information to respond to you, contact you or as otherwise permitted by law. At all times we reserve the right to disclose your personal information as may be required by law or to comply with a subpoena, summons, warrant or order of a court or statutory tribunal or to protect our rights or property or the rights or property of our members.

You have the right to:

  • View and request a copy of your personal data
  • Request inaccurate or out of date personal information be updated or corrected
  • Request your data be deleted or “forgotten”, although this right may be subject to limitations based on law,
  • Request your data be transferred or provided to another data controller
  • Object to processing of your personal data
  • Object to decisions being made with your data solely based on automated decision making or profiling
  • Withdraw previously given consent to process your personal data

We will take appropriate measures to safeguard the personal information provided, taking into account the sensitivity of the information. However, due to the nature of the technologies involved, there may still exist security or privacy risks and we cannot guarantee that your personal information will not be collected, used or disclosed in ways not conforming with this policy.

You may contact us at info@saskdocs.ca and privacy@saskhealthauthority.ca if you believe that your personal information is being used for a purpose other than what was intended, or if you would like to action your rights to your personal data.

Email and Internet Communication

Communication by email over the Internet and other publicly accessible networks is not secure. Any information that you send by email may be lost, intercepted or altered while it is being transmitted.

If you choose to send information to Saskatchewan Health Authority by email or over the Internet, you do so at your own risk. Saskatchewan Health Authority shall not be liable for any damages you may experience, or costs you may incur, as a result of sending information by email or, should you request it, as a result of Saskatchewan Health Authority sending information to you by email. This includes any such email that may contain your personal or confidential information.

Any questions regarding this privacy policy can be directed to privacy@saskhealthauthority.ca.