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.



physician sitting at a desk with hands on keyboard typing

Doctors NS president says physicians hopeful virtual care will be extended

Halifax Today
head shot of Dr. Gary Ernest, past-president, Doctors Nova Scotia

N.S. business owners challenge provincial vape restrictions in court

CBC News
Dr. Robyn MacQuarrie

Docs want to extend ability to bill for virtual care

CBC Cape Breton
A doctor, a patient and her baby have an appointment by video conference.

Should virtual doctor visits continue in Nova Scotia? Physicians say it's critical

CBC Nova Scotia
a doctor sits at a desk, across from a patient, filling out paperwork

Work exemption requests related to COVID-19 on the rise, says Halifax family doctor

The Chronicle Herald
An image of a virus.

Health experts say we need to learn to live with the risk of COVID-19 -- and that means being careful

CTV New Brunswick
A physician sees a patient through virtual care with the patient and a nurse together in person.

PAUL SCHNEIDEREIT: Virtual health care’s popular, so let’s keep it around

The Chronicle Herald
Dr. Robyn MacQuarrie

The New Reality: Virtual health care likely to remain permanent fixture in Maritimes

Global Halifax


Barb Johnson
Senior communications advisor
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