News releases from Health (To Jan. 11) (Page 42)

Charles Keating Appointed QEII Board Chairman

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Charles V. Keating, a well known Dartmouth businessman with extensive community volunteer experience, has been appointed chairman of the board of the Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre (QEII) in Halifax, Health Minister Jim Smith announced today.

Emergency Health Services Launches Trauma Program

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A new Provincial Trauma Program will improve the way hospitals deal with trauma patients -- enabling a multidisciplinary team of specialists to intervene more quickly and more effectively to help save lives and reduce injuries.

Smoke-Free Mural Campaign for High School Students

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High school students from across the province are being invited to design murals promoting a smoke-free message as part of national non-smoking week, Jan. 19-25.

Helicopter Performs First Medivac from Tancook Island

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HEALTH--Helicopter Performs First Medivac from Tancook Island

Guidelines for Managing Hypersensitivity

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Guidelines for the management of environmental hypersensitivity will be distributed to physicians in Nova Scotia, Health Minister Jim Smith said today.