Nova Scotia Health, in partnership with the Community Sector Council of Nova Scotia, is launching Green Lights for Grants, an online resource for non-profit organizations seeking funding for community programs.
Today the Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness announced an additional variant case of COVID-19. As part of our investigation, Nova Scotia Health Public Health is working to identify any additional people who may have unknowingly come into contact with a positive case of COVID-19 to limit the potential spread of the virus.
In response to the recently announced case of COVID-19 in the Sackville area, Public Health’s Mobile Unit will be in Sackville on Friday, March 26th to Sunday, March 28th for community-based testing.
Drop-in or pre-booked community testing will be available at the Sackville Legion (45 Sackville Cross Rd, Lower Sackville) Friday, Saturday and Sunday (March 26-28) from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Public Health is advising of potential exposure to COVID-19 at three locations in the Central Zone and one location in the Western Zone. In addition to media releases, all potential exposure notifications are listed here: http://www.nshealth.ca/covid-exposures.
Nova Scotia Health is reconfiguring surgical and endoscopy services at three hospitals in the Cape Breton Regional Municipality (CBRM) to help improve the quality, safety and sustainability of services for area residents.
During the height of the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, health systems globally were put in the difficult position of developing criteria to ration access to critical care as large numbers of patients were admitted to hospital with life-threatening symptoms caused by the virus.