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Doctors Nova Scotia concerned about private health clinic in Halifax
The introduction of a private health-care clinic in Halifax is a signal to the province's public system that it needs to take vigorous steps to improve, a spokesperson for Doctors Nova Scotia says.
The professional association that represents about 3,500 or so physicians in Nova Scotia met Saturday to discuss the issue, said Dr. Kevin Chapman.
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Holland said he’s cautiously optimistic Doctors Nova Scotia, the Nova Scotia Health Authority and Department of Health and Wellness will be able to find a way to recognize when a walk-in is providing a comprehensive visit and compensate them accordingly.