Covid-19 News & Updates


New Releases 

 May 13, 2020 - Saskatchewan Extends State of Emergency for Another 2 weeks

 May 5, 2020 - Public Health Order - as of May 3, 2020

 May 5, 2020Critical Public Services to Address COVID-19  and Allowable Business Services

 May 1, 2020 - Re-Open Saskatchewan Plan

 April 29, 2020 - Saskatchewan State of Emergency extended for 2 more weeks

 April 23, 2020 - Province Announces Re-Open Saskatchewan Plan

  Re-Open Saskatchewan Plan/Phases of Re-Open Saskatchewan

This will not be business as usual for members returning to work.  Details will be provided in the coming days.

 April 15, 2020 - Saskatchewan state of emergency to remain in place for another two weeks

 April 1, 2020 - Saskatchewan extends state of emergency for two more weeks

 March 20, 2020 - Public Health Order - as of March 23, 2020 Non-Elective Procedures only

 March 18, 2020 - Saskatchewan Declares State of Emergency

 All Government of Saskatchewan Advisories/News Releases/News Conferences 


College of Dental Surgeons - SDTA Members should familiarize themselves with all information, orders and forms on the CDSS website.  This website is updated frequently.  

 CDSS ALERTS website

 April 27, 2020 - CDSS Alert – COVID-19 Pandemic: Level 2 IPC Interim Protocol Update


Member Updates/Joint Statements 

 April 24, 2020 - Re-Open Notice to Members

 April 10, 2020 - CE/Member Update 

 April 1, 2020 - DHM/COVID-19 reminder

 March 26, 2020 - SDTA 46th Annual Conference Cancellation

 March 20, 2020 - additional measures/non-elective procedures

 March 19, 2020 - joint statement/strongly recommend only emergency services 

 March 18, 2020 - joint statement/state of emergency

 March 17, 2020 - joint statement/links 

 March 16, 2020 - PDC announcement

 March 13, 2020 - provincial website/check frequently!


Government of Saskatchwan Websites

 Public Health Orders new!  

 Saskatchewan Health Authority Service Resumption Plan Released new!

 Role of Public Health in Case and Contact 

 Up to date news and information 


 Information for Health Care Providers

 PPC/Infection Prevention and Control


Government of Canada

 Counterfeit Rsperators/Misrepresentation of NIOSH-Approval
    Additional Tips for Spotting Counterfiet Respirators

 Interim Infection Prevention and Control Guidance for Dental Settings During the COVID-19 Response

 Coronavirus disease (COVID-19): For health professionals

 Dental Industry Association of Canada

 IPC for COVID-19: Interim guidance for acute healthcare settings

 Infection Control Advice for Dental Professions Decision-Makers in the COVID-19 Pandemic

 Corovirus Disease: For Health Professionals


Saskatchewan Health Authority

 up to date information

 COVID-19 PPE Rapid Update - Aerosol Generating Medical Procedure new!

 SHA Daily Rounds  - COVID-19 Resonse Update


American Dental Association

 ADA - What Constitutes a Dental Emergency?