Each year, Nova Scotia Health Authority’s Central Zone Players deliver an entertaining, zany, upbeat, music-filled holiday show. More than that, the community theatre troupe made up of health professionals delivers a sense of community to those who take part.
In that moment on Dec. 6, 1917, Halifax was thrown into chaos. Roughly 9,000 people were injured and more than 1,900 killed, although determining precise numbers was difficult in the early aftermath of the disaster; even recent estimates vary somewhat. Newspapers in the days following the explosion were lined with descriptions of unidentified dead, as well as details about those still missing from loved ones desperate to find them.
Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA) is inviting groups of family doctors and existing family practice teams to identify their interest in working with the health authority to add new team members to their practices.