Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness


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Latest News

Minister Names Inflammatory Arthritis Working Group
Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:49 AM
Government has appointed a working group of patients, advocates and experts to make recommendations to improve supports and services for people living with inflammatory arthritis. (full text)
Legislation Moves Nova Scotia From 10 District Health Authorities to Two
Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:47 PM
Nova Scotia is moving toward a unified health-care system that will focus on patients, improve public accountability and ensure prompt collective bargaining. (full text)
Province Proclaims Act for Tobacco Litigation
Sept. 26, 2014 - 11:02 AM
The Tobacco Damages and Health-care Costs Recovery Act was proclaimed today, Sept. 26. It allows the province to sue tobacco manufacturers for unlawful activities that increased smoking. (full text)

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