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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Dartmouth, N.S., walk-in medical clinic to close

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N.S. doctor waitlist continues to grow

CTV Atlantic
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Doctors Nova Scotia concerned about proposed changes to health information law

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Nova Scotia doctors say minister's request for personal health info is too broad | Information Morning - Cape Breton with Steve Sutherland | Live Radio | CBC Listen

CBC Listen
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Nova Scotia’s family doctor shortage to persist

Halifax Examiner
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Is the N.S. government fixing health care? Minister says ‘we’re getting there’

Global News
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N.S. risks losing dozens of physicians over a potential new policy

CTV News Atlantic
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Code Critical: Family doctors, walk-in clinics and how stretched the N.S. system is

Global News


Barb Johnson
Senior communications advisor