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Kevin Chapman speaks to CBC.
September 15, 2018

Doctors Nova Scotia concerned about private health clinic in Halifax

CBC 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.

Dr. Tim Holland speaks to Tom Murphy, host of CBC NS News.
September 12, 2018

CBC Nova Scotia News Maker interview (33:15)

CBC Halifax

Dr. Tim Holland speaks with host Tom Murphy about 15 residency seats added for specialist services in NS.

A crowd gathered outside of a walk-in clinic.
September 12, 2018

Aberdeen Walk-In Clinic reopening Sept. 17

The News (New Glasgow)

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.

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