Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness

Information on Novel Coronavirus

Information on Novel Coronavirus

The novel coronavirus is a new strain of coronavirus that produces respiratory infection.

 
 
New Home for Eskasoni

New Home for Eskasoni

The provincial and federal governments are contributing funds to build a a new 48-bed long-term care home in Eskasoni.

 
 
CBRM Health Care Redevelopment to Better Connect People to Care

CBRM Health Care Redevelopment to Better Connect People to Care

Government and the Nova Scotia Health Authority have announced plans to reshape and revitalize Cape Breton’s health system to better connect patients and their families to the care they need.

 
 
Collaborative Care in Action

Collaborative Care in Action

See how collaborative care is working at the Westville Medical Clinic.

 
 
Still from video about primary care from the Nova Scotia Health Authority 

What is Primary Care?

Find out how collaborative family practice teams are helping improve primary care for Nova Scotians.

 
 

 


Latest News

MyHealthNS Services Winding Up
Feb. 14, 2020 - 11:55 AM
As announced in August, the vendor that operates MyHealthNS informed the province it would not be renewing its contract to operate the province’s online tool that allows participating patients to access their health information and communicate with their health-care provider. (full text)
Construction of Dialysis Unit at Halifax Infirmary Moving Forward
Feb. 14, 2020 - 10:14 AM
Dialysis is an important, life-saving treatment. That is why government is continuing to improve access to this care. (full text)
Innovative Work Leads to Better Mental Health and Addictions Care for Children, Youth and Families
Feb. 10, 2020 - 09:01 AM
Children and teenagers who need mental health and addictions help are getting better care, faster, as a result of innovative work at the IWK Health Centre in Halifax. (full text)

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