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Paramedics to Provide In-home Support for Palliative Care Patients
Mar. 30, 2015 - 09:31 AM
Palliative patients in Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island will soon be able to get more support from paramedics for pain and symptom management, at home. (full text)
Amendments to Health Authorities Act Reflect Labour Relations Agreement
Mar. 26, 2015 - 1:27 PM
Government has introduced amendments to the Health Authorities Act allowing four councils of unions to negotiate on behalf of health-care workers within the new Nova Scotia Health Authority and at the IWK. (full text)
Nurse Practitioners Soon Able to Discharge Patients from Hospitals
Mar. 23, 2015 - 10:06 AM
Government has amended the Hospitals Act to allow nurse practitioners to discharge patients from hospitals. (full text)

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