News Item – Saskatchewan moving to a single health authority

In a major shakeup to the health care system, the government of Saskatchewan is moving to a single health authority for the province.

It says it will reduce the 12 existing health regions to a single administrative entity by the fall.

Having a new board in place then will be only the start of a process that will result in better administration and less duplication, Health Minister Jim Reiter said Wednesday as the results of an advisory panel report were announced.

Full article at: CBC News