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.



Dr. John Chiasson

What is hospital culture? And is it broken in Nova Scotia?

News 95.7 - The Sheldon MacLeod Show
Mr. Kevin Chapman

Doctors Nova Scotia tackles physician recruitment with new fund

CBC News Nova Scotia
patient sitting on examination bed in clinic room with Doctor to their left

Doctors NS president calls new collaborative care clinic coming to New Minas a 'great idea'

physician writing a sick note

Doctors Nova Scotia says sick notes are waste of time for minor illnesses

CBC News Nova Scotia
physicians in operating gowns standing in hall

Work on physician resource plan has never stopped, says health minister

CBC News Nova Scotia
physician lab coat pocket with pens inside it

Physicians launch initiative to recruit more doctors in Antigonish, N.S.

Global News
physician writing notes on clip board

Doctors form recruiting committee in Antigonish

CBC Listen - Information Morning - Cape Breton with Steve Sutherland
Dr. Gary Ernest

Dr. Gary Ernest – new president for Doctors Nova Scotia

Global News


Barb Johnson
Senior communications advisor
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