Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA) reminds the public to visit www.nshealth.ca/stormclosures for the most up-to-date information on facility, program and service closures resulting from this week’s winter storm.
Nova Scotia’s Community Wellness Fund applications are in and the numbers are amazing! A big thank you to the 37 community health boards and all of the applicants. We’re excited to see all the project applications aimed at helping to build a healthier Nova Scotia. Stay tuned for the Community Wellness funding announcements in 2018.
The emergency department at North Cumberland Memorial Hospital in Pugwash will be OPEN on December 28 and January 4. The department will be closed during daytime hours on all other days between Dec 22 and Jan 3.
Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA) has approved the establishment of a new palliative care inpatient unit at St Martha’s Regional Hospital in Antigonish. Tate Construction has been awarded the contract. Renovations to create the new unit will begin in January, 2018.
Crystal John has been making small changes to meet her personal health goals. She’s also been learning how her heritage and culture as an African Nova Scotian affect her health. She’s been doing this with the support of A Matter of Black Health.