Nova Scotians who are prescribed take-home cancer drugs can benefit from a new fund to reduce out-of-pocket expenses. The fund means patients will pay no more than four per cent of their net family income for these drugs.
The Emergency Department at the Northside General Hospital in North Sydney will be closed on Sunday, Feb. 18. It will reopen on Monday, Feb. 19 at 8 a.m. The department will also be closed on Tuesday, Feb. 20, reopening Wednesday, Feb. 21 at 8 a.m.