Privacy and Security

Electronic Medical Records (EMR) Privacy and Security Resources

The Saskatchewan Medical Association in association with its partners in the Saskatchewan EMR Program, the Ministry of Health and eHealth Saskatchewan, and in consultation with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan (CPSS) have developed privacy and security resources to assist physicians and their staff with implementing EMR policies and procedures to meet the expectations of HIPA and the CPSS Bylaw 23.

How to use the privacy and security resources

As a starting point, it is recommended that you first review the Privacy Step-by-Step Guide to establish familiarity with the various privacy documents included on this website and how to use them.

For more information and resources, please go to the privacy section.

If at any time you have questions about the resources or implementing privacy and security policies in your practice, please contact the EMR Program:

Telephone:  306.657.4557                   
Saskatchewan Toll-free Telephone:  1.800.667.3781

Fax:  306.974.0326
Email:   emr@sma.sk.ca