Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness

Province Helps IWK Imaging Upgrade.

Province Helps IWK Imaging Upgrade

Dr. Steven Burrell, IWK Health Centre, shows Health and Wellness Minister Leo Glavine a scan from its new SPECT/CT device that yields highly detailed diagnostic images and a 3-D view inside the body, something previously unavailable at the IWK.


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Funding Continues for After the Bell Program
Jan. 28, 2016 - 3:54 PM
A list of grants announced today in the Annapolis Valley follows this release. Young people in the Annapolis Valley are getting active through After the Bell programs in West Hants, Wolfville, New Minas, Canning, Berwick and Kentville. (full text)
Department Redesign to Improve Focus on Health-care Results
Jan. 26, 2016 - 1:51 PM
The Department of Health and Wellness will restructure in order to put more resources into front line care. Changes announced today, Jan. 26, will take effect April 1. (full text)
Lower Seniors' Pharmacare Co-pays Begin April 1
Jan. 15, 2016 - 09:51 AM
Changes to the Seniors’ Pharmacare program mean Nova Scotians enrolled in the program will soon pay less each time they pick up a prescription. (full text)

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