Health Canada’s investment through its Organ Donation and Transplantation Collaborative, whose mandate is to help make transformative changes in organ donation and transplantation systems across Canada, has awarded $1.1 million to Nova Scotia Health, in collaboration with its key partners including: Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness, Canadian Donation and Transplant Research Program, Transplant Québec, and Canadian Blood Services. The purpose of the study is to gather evidence to inform legislative strategies to improve donation and to rigorously evaluate the impact of the overall implementation.
Early on in the pandemic a formal request was made of Nova Scotia Health by Mi’kmaq First Nations communities in the province. First Nations chiefs wanted their own health care professionals engaged in the battle against COVID-19. But they needed help.
Les conseils communautaires de santé (CCS) de la Nouvelle-Écosse sont en train de simplifier, à l’intention des groupes communautaires touchés par la pandémie de COVID-19, le processus d’appel de propositions de projets au titre du Fonds pour le bien-être.
The Board of Directors of Nova Scotia Health held its 2019-20 annual general meeting online Tuesday afternoon. The virtual format itself represents an adaptation to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, like many the organization has had to make since the preparations for its arrival began in January.
Nova Scotia Health Authority’s Division of Neurosurgery (Department of Surgery) and Medtronic Canada ULC are delighted to announce the first- in-Canada use of Medtronic Stealth AutoGuide TM robot technology, at the QEII Health Sciences Centre.
Nova Scotia Health Authority wishes to advise the public the operating hours of the emergency department (ED) at the Guysborough Memorial Hospital will be reduced temporarily effective Thursday, July 9. Due to a shortage of physician coverage, the ED will now operate daily from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.