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.



head shot of Dr. David Peachey, founder of Health Intelligence Inc

Canada doesn't know how bad its doctor shortage is, let alone how to fix it

National Post
image of Dr. Ken Murray

He's 75, but this family doctor keeps postponing retirement

CBC Nova Scotia
image of a stethascope on a table

Doctors wanted: N.S. recruitment office says interest is growing

CTV News Atlantic
image of a healthcare working injecting the flu shot into a patient arm

DR. HEATHER JOHNSON: It's even more vital to get your flu shot this year

head shot of Nancy MacCready-Williams, CEO Doctors Nova Scotia

PC's draw up safe zone legislation to curb hospital protests

Global News
a man wearing a ball cap and blue face masks holds up 4 fingers

Doctor wait-list nears 78,000 as N.S. government gets to work on health-care promises

CBC Nova Scotia
Le docteur tient un stéthoscope pour écouter la poitrine d'un patient

Près de 78 000 Néo-Écossais n’ont pas de médecin de famille

Radio Canada
image of cells under microscope

COVID-19 cases continue to climb in Atlantic Canada with fourth wave of virus

Halifax Today


Barb Johnson
Senior communications advisor
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