Nova Scotia Health will mark another major milestone in its plan to improve access and care for joint replacement patients, with the opening of a new Orthopedic Assessment Clinic in New Glasgow this fall.
Nova Scotia Health continues to expand its online appointment booking service. This system currently includes the ability to book blood collection appointments at Woodlawn Medical Centre and Dartmouth General Hospital in Dartmouth, Lloyd E. Matheson Centre in Elmsdale, and Colchester East Hants Health Centre in Truro. Upcoming expansion will include IWK Health.
Trying to maintain healthy behaviors during a pandemic is challenging. So much has changed and we are under even more stress than usual. We need to be kind and patient with ourselves right now and be cautious about adding extra pressure.
Nova Scotia Health has focused on key programs and services since it began its recovery on May 25, 2020, including surgeries, endoscopic procedures, diagnostic imaging, lab (blood collection), and outpatient services.