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.



pictture of covid cell

Doctors NS president says public shouldn't become complacent as COVID-19 numbers rise

Halifax Today
A doctor prepares to give a flu shot.

Flu shot clinics face high demand, extra precautions during pandemic

Chronicle Herald
A mom holding her baby, sits in front of a laptop for a virtual appointment.

Banding together for virtual care: Atlantic medical associations join forces to examine what’s needed to advance virtual care

CMA Boldly
Nancy MacCready-Williams, CEO of Doctors Nova Scotia

With virtual care agreement set to expire, Doctors Nova Scotia calls for permanent solution

Global Halifax
A doctor holds a tablet.

Nova Scotia's doctors demand long-term commitment to virtual appointments

Chronicle Herald
A close up of a person receiving a flu shot.

LETTER: Nova Scotians should plan to get a flu shot

Dr. Natahsa Deshwal

Surge in demand for flu vaccine

CTV Atlantic
physician sitting at a desk reading papers

Province extends funding for virtual appointments with doctors

CBC News


Barb Johnson
Senior communications advisor
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