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Routine IT maintenance on Wednesday, June 19 will cause service interruptions between midnight and 6:00am affecting the YourHealthNS app and on-line appointment booking including COVID-19 testing, blood collection, X-Ray, EKG and the Need a Family Practice Registry.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Online Appointment Booking

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The YourHealthNS App

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COVID-19 Information

Find information including public health guidelines, vaccination clinics, accessing test results, and more.

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Nova Scotia Health

Nova Scotia Health is the largest provider of health services in Nova Scotia. Our over 24,000 person workforce provides healthcare and support services in hospitals, health centres, and community-based programs across the province.

About Nova Scotia Health

Physician Opportunities

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Physician Recruitment

Careers

Nova Scotia Health is hiring nurses, technologists, tradespersons, administrators, and support services. Learn more about our opportunities.

Current Opportunities

180,000+

Nova Scotians found a Primary Care provider
(Since November 2016)

2,402,102

Hours of home support delivered to Continuing Care clients (2020-2021)

3,175,372

Outpatient Visits
(2020-2021)

975,950

Inpatient Days
(2020-2021)

871,266

Diagnostic Image Exams
(2020-2021)

496,492

Emergency Visits
(2020-2021)

60,613

Operating Room Surgeries
(2020-2021)

3,385

Births
(2020-2021, NOT including births at the IWK Health Centre)

17,500+

Patients participating in Research studies
(2020-2021)

51,784

Mental Health and Addictions clients
(2020-2021)

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