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Latest News

Dix-huit nouveaux cas de COVID-19 à signaler, 29 cas résolus, état d’urgence prolongé
Sept. 17, 2021 - 12:22 PM
Aujourd’hui 17 septembre, la Nouvelle-Écosse signale 18 nouveaux cas de COVID-19 et 29 rétablissements. (full text)
18 New Cases of COVID-19, 29 Recoveries, State of Emergency Renewed
Sept. 17, 2021 - 12:21 PM
NOTE: Nova Scotia is not issuing COVID-19 news releases or updating the COVID-19 data dashboard on weekends. Monday updates will include weekend data. Today, Sept. 17, Nova Scotia is reporting 18 new cases of COVID-19 and 29 recoveries. (full text)
Statement on National Nurses Day of Action
Sept. 17, 2021 - 12:04 PM
NOTE: The following is a statement from Michelle Thompson, Minister of Health and Wellness; Barbara Adams, Minister of Seniors and Long-term Care; and Brian Comer, Minister of the Office of Mental Health and Addictions Today, Canada’s Nurses Day of Action, we want to make clear how much we value nurses and the immeasurable contribution they make to our communities, our health-care system and our province. As health-care professionals ourselves, we respect the work that nurses do every day, in all of their various roles in the health system. (full text)

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