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Accessing Primary Care

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Getting Started

Online Appointment Booking

Schedule appointments for blood collection, EKG, and X-ray using NSH’s online booking portal.

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Careers at Nova Scotia Health

Explore our opportunities for physicians, nurses, technicians, and other professions.

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The YourHealthNS App

Much of Nova Scotia's healthcare program and service information is now available on the YourHealthNS mobile app. Download for free on the Apple Store and Android Apps for Google Play.

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

Welcome to an ocean playground defined by warm people, active living, and incredible opportunity. Find yours now.

Physician Recruitment


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

Current Opportunities


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


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


Outpatient Visits


Inpatient Days


Diagnostic Image Exams


Emergency Visits


Operating Room Surgeries


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


Patients participating in Research studies


Mental Health and Addictions clients

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