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Overdose outreach teams being implemented in Saskatchewan
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Overdose outreach teams being implemented in Saskatchewan

Drug overdoses have been a major concern for Saskatchewan in recent years as the number of confirmed overdose deaths continue to rise in the province with few safe injection sites. As part of the province’s attempt to reduce the number of overdoses, The Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) is partnering with both the Saskatoon and Regina fire departments to develop overdose outreach teams. Read more: Regina resident applied for medically assisted death after consistent surgical delays Read More Regina resident applied for medically assisted death after consistent surgical delays The teams are part of a pilot project to help individuals reduce their risk of overdose...