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.



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Nova Scotians 'deserve way better' than primary care alternatives, says Doctors N.S.

CBC News - Nova Scotia
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N.S. doctor waitlist reaches 160K people

Global News
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Number of newborns in N.S. without a family doctor, care provider on the rise

CBC News - Nova Scotia
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N.S. program to help pay for diabetes care leaves out many who rely on insulin

CBC News
a black female physician sits infront of a computer providing virtal care to a paient on the computer monitor

Doctors Nova Scotia calls Virtual Care NS 'a Band-Aid solution' | CBC News

CBC News Nova Scotia
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Podcast: The Todd Veinotte Show April 25th, 2024

CityNews Halifax
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Walk-in clinic closures sign of physician shortage, says Doctors Nova Scotia president

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Doctor, nurse shortages still plague N.S. health-care system, MLAs told



Barb Johnson
Senior communications advisor