Regional Covid-19 Resources and On Reserve Stats by Region Below - Black = Cases, Green = Recovered, Red = Deaths - Updated Daily
BC
143 | 02 | 30
AB
276 | 01 | 53
SK
96 | 04 | 00
MB
08 | 00 | 00
ON
68 | 02 | 22
QC
47 | 01 | 44
ATL
00 | 00 | 00
YT
00 | 00 | 00
NWT
00 | 00 | 02
 

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Development of a framework for critical care resource allocation for the COVID-19 pandemic in Saskatchewan – CMAJ

KEY POINTS

  • The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic raised the possibility of overwhelming demand for critical care resources, necessitating the creation of resource allocation frameworks.

  • The working group who developed Saskatchewan’s resource allocation framework were guided by the ethical principles of transparency, consistency, accountability, proportionality and responsiveness.

  • Saskatchewan’s framework was designed to include considerations that will not unfairly disadvantage older adults, people who are disabled and those with chronic health conditions; a goal of maximizing survival to hospital discharge rather than life-years saved; and a triage team at arms-length from the most responsible physician directly involved in the care of the patient who is critically ill.

Read More: https://www.cmaj.ca/content/192/37/E1067