News coverage

News coverage

Health care is often in the news in Nova Scotia. Doctors Nova Scotia’s members are outspoken advocates for improving health care in the province. Whether they’re offering an opinion on a medical issue or calling for system reform, Nova Scotian physicians are trusted sources.



An image of a virus.

Health experts say we need to learn to live with the risk of COVID-19 -- and that means being careful

CTV New Brunswick
A physician sees a patient through virtual care with the patient and a nurse together in person.

PAUL SCHNEIDEREIT: Virtual health care’s popular, so let’s keep it around

The Chronicle Herald
Dr. Robyn MacQuarrie

The New Reality: Virtual health care likely to remain permanent fixture in Maritimes

Global Halifax
A person is communicating with another person via video conference.

Virtual doctors visits may stay in Manitoba post-pandemic

CTV Winnepeg
head short of Dr. Robyn MacQuarrie

N.S. doctors push for making virtual care permanent, not just temporary COVID-19 measure

CBC News
Dr. Gary Ernest

Dr. Ernest talks COVID-19 with CBC Cape Breton Information Morning

CBC Radio Information Morning Cape Breton with Steve Sutherland
head shot of Dr. Janneke Gradstein

Trio of Amherst physicians honoured by Doctors Nova Scotia

SaltWire Network
to the left of a photo there is a mother holding baby on her lap and to the right of the photo is a face a physician.  each are talking to one anther virtually

After patient visits plunge during COVID-19, N.S. doctors push for virtual sessions

CBC News


Barb Johnson
Senior communications advisor
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