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476 New Cases of COVID-19

Details: Public health will try to contact anyone confirmed positive by the lab within 24 hours to provide information on required isolation and testing. All cases will be asked to contact their close contacts. This may be the only contact a positive case has with public health.

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394 New Cases of COVID-19

Details: Public health will try to contact anyone confirmed positive by the lab within 24 hours to provide information on required isolation and testing. All cases will be asked to contact their close contacts. This may be the only contact a positive case has with public health.

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COVID-19 Boosters Now Available to More Nova Scotians

Details: More Nova Scotians can now book a COVID-19 booster dose. As of today, December 10, the Province has expanded eligibility to include: anyone 60 years of age and older. all frontline healthcare workers, including community healthcare providers who provide direct patient care, regardless of the interval between their first two doses.

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Update on Vaccination Mandate for Healthcare, Education

Details: Health and Wellness / COVID - 19 November 5, 2021 - 12:04 PM The Province is releasing initial data on the vaccination rates of workers in healthcare, long-term care, education and emergency health services today, November 5.

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Cannabis Health Effects

Details: affect the health of your lungs (when smoked), which can cause bronchitis, lung infections, chronic cough and increased mucus buildup in the throat You can become dependent on cannabis Regular and heavy cannabis use can lead to a physical dependency. THC causes an increase in levels of dopamine, the pleasure chemical in the brain.

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Change your address: Health Card

Details: Change your address: Health Card. You need to notify the Health Card Registry if your address changes. Use the Change an Address service to update your address. You can also use this service to change your address with Registry of Motor Vehicles. You need to provide your new address to the Health Card Registry when you move.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): workplace testing resources

Details: Coronavirus (COVID-19): workplace testing resources. Workplace Screening Program resources for employers and employees. As Nova Scotia moves through the reopening plan, workplace testing helps prevent the spread of COVID-19 in workplaces.

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High Mountain Health

Details: In addition to Family Medicine, High Mountain Health Medical Group offers Walk-In Care, Internal Medicine, Women's Health, Occupational Medicine, Travel Medicine, and Pediatric Care. High Mountain Health is a Tier One Provider. COVID-19 Information Center. We are also offering temporary hours during the pandemic.

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Benefits for government employees

Details: Covers health, dental, life insurance, disability, Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP) and pension benefits, as well as costs, enrolling and making claims. It also explains any changes in coverage as a result of a life event, like marriage, birth of a child or divorce.

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About Us Health Evolution

Details: Our Mission Health Evolution engages chief executives, presidents, founders, board chairs, policymakers and other top industry leaders. We do this by convening in-person and virtual gatherings, publishing insights and analyzing information that helps industry leaders accelerate progress, develop opportunities and shape new strategies. We support executives seeking to …

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Health Authorities novascotia.ca

Details: IWK Health is an internationally-recognized academic health sciences centre dedicated to the highest standards of patient and family centred-care, research and education. Delivering highly specialized and complex care, the IWK is one of Canada's major pediatric hospitals and trauma centres with its main campus located in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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Cognitive Assessment and Mini Mental Status Exam for Nurses

Details: The QEII/Capital Health form was revised in 2002 by a joint committee involving geriatric medicine and geriatric psychiatry with an understanding that the score ceases to become meaningful if the tool is not applied and scored in a standardized manner. Based on Folstein & …

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Information for Health Care Providers novascotia.ca

Details: The Department of Health and Wellness (DHW) in partnership with Canada Health Infoway has built and is implementing a province-wide Drug Information System in Nova Scotia. The Drug Information System will provide authorized healthcare providers with access to a comprehensive medication profile for

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Health Card Number

Details: The Personal Health Information Act (PHIA) sets out clear rules limiting the collection, use and disclosure of your personal health information. PHIA comes into force on June 1, 2013. For your privacy questions contact [email protected] 902-424-5419 or toll free 1-855-640-4765 Your health card number is your personal health information.

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Benefits novascotia.ca

Details: Drug Information System - Benefits. The Drug Information System allows authorized healthcare providers in hospital and in the community to access and share patient medication information. Through the system, health professionals in Nova Scotia - such as physicians, dentists, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, pharmacists , optometrists

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Nova Scotia Workplace Screening Program Frequently Asked

Details: Public Health will provide specific guidance on testing. 5. Antigen screening tests do not allow a workplace to open that should otherwise be closed based on current public health guidance. 6. Individuals who have been infected with and recovered from COVID-19 in the last 90 days should not participate in rapid antigen screening. 7.

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485 New Cases of COVID-19, Long-Term Care Outbreak

Details: Public health will try to contact anyone confirmed positive by the lab within 24 hours to provide information on required isolation and testing. All cases will be asked to contact their close contacts. This may be the only contact a positive case has with public health.

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COVID-19 Protocol for Self-isolation Related to Child Custody

Details: regulated health professionals where in-person treatment is required. The following activities are not allowed for the parent or child during their modified self-isolation: • Going to a workplace, school, child care, or extracurricular activities. • Entering public places (e.g. grocery stores, shopping malls, banks, religious institutions,

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114 New Cases of COVID-19, Omicron Variant Cases, Long

Details: Public health will continue to support contact tracing in schools, long-term care, correctional facilities, shelters and other settings. All close contacts, including those who are fully vaccinated, now need to isolate until they have a negative result from a lab-based (PCR) test. The lab test should be performed at least 72 hours after the

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Second Update on Vaccination Mandate for Healthcare

Details: The Province is releasing a second update on the vaccination rates of workers in healthcare, long-term care, education and emergency health services today, November 17. Employers are required to collect and report vaccination rates as part of the COVID-19 vaccine mandate announced September 29.

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Quality Framework High Performing Health and Wellness

Details: The health and wellness system is complex and evolving. It includes the delivery of care and treatment, prevention of illness and injury, and promotion of health and healthy living. Collaboration among those delivering, receiving, managing, and funding the many interdependent

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Fourth Update on Vaccine Mandates

Details: Fourth Update on Vaccine Mandates. Health and Wellness / COVID - 19. November 30, 2021 - 1:26 PM. Today, November 30, is the last day for employees under two vaccination mandates to provide their employers proof of vaccination for COVID-19. Under both the COVID-19 vaccination mandate for key sectors and the provincial civil service vaccination

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Nova Scotia Department of Health

Details: The Nova Scotia Department of Health has entered into a partnership with the Canadian Red Cross, Nova Scotia Region to provide and recycle specialized equipment to eligible individuals. The Specialized Equipment Program is an adjunct to the community based HELP program and

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COVID-19 Protocol for Additional Precautions for SARS-CoV

Details: Health Care Workers: Individuals who provide health care or support services, such as nurses, physicians, dentists, paramedics, allied health professionals, unregulated healthcare providers, clinical instructors and students, volunteers, and housekeeping staff in health care settings.

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novascotia.ca/coronavirus novascotia.ca/coronavirus/fr

Details: F a c e m a s k r e q u i r e d M a s q ue r e q u i s novascotia.ca/coronavirus | novascotia.ca/coronavirus/fr. Created Date: 7/27/2020 11:59:08 AM

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NOVA SCOTIA PROVINCIAL PHARMACARE PROGRAMS …

Details: PATIENT SURNAME PATIENT GIVEN NAME HEALTH CARD NUMBER DATE OF BIRTH PATIENT ADDRESS DIAGNOSTIC INFORMATION For use in combination with acetylsalicylic acid (75 mg to 100 mg) for the prevention of atherothrombotic events in patients with concomitant coronary artery disease (CAD) AND peripheral artery disease (PAD) who meet the following …

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SHARE, Secure Health Access Record novascotia.ca

Details: SHARE, Secure Health Access Record. In Nova Scotia, patient records can be kept in hospitals, family doctors and specialists, pharmacies, laboratories, diagnostic imaging units, and public health units . Most of these records are now kept electronically, although some doctors still use paper files. SHARE brings many of these records together

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34 New Cases of COVID-19, 18 Recoveries, Outbreak at St

Details: Public health is working with the university to prevent further spread. Increased public health measures and restrictions are in place. On December 7, one school was notified of an exposure(s) at the school. As always, all staff, parents and guardians are notified of exposures if a positive case (student, teacher or staff) was at the school

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Solutions for Nova Scotians

Details: Develop a Clinical Health Services Plan and within three months, empower local leadership teams in each region to complete their clinical health services plan. Assist health regions in their local recruitment efforts and strategy. Support physicians and/or other relevant health professionals participating in recruitment efforts.

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Getting Access novascotia.ca

Details: The Private Health Care Organization (PHCO) Checklist will guide the organization through the process of obtaining access to the Drug Information System. It describes the step-by-step process to be followed, highlights supporting documents and the forms to be completed, and provides additional information about the Drug Information System

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Reporting of Notifiable Diseases and Conditions

Details: The current consolidation of the Reporting of Notifiable Diseases and Conditions Regulations made under the Health Protection Act includes all of the following regulations: N.S. Regulation. In force date* How in force. Royal Gazette Part II Issue. 195/2005 Nov 1, 2005. date specified. Oct 28, 2005. 255/2011. Aug 16, 2011.

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Adult Immunizations – 811.novascotia.ca

Details: If you are unsure which immunizations you have already had, contact your healthcare provider or local Public Health office. Most immunizations have few side effects. The negative effects of the diseases itself is far worse than the immunization. You may experience slight pain and redness near the immunization injection site. FOR MORE INFORMATION

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Deputy Minister novascotia.ca

Details: Jeannine Lagassé is the Deputy Minister of Health and Wellness, Province of Nova Scotia. Jeannine joined the Nova Scotia civil service in 1998. Prior to her current role, Jeannine was the Associate Deputy Minister of Health and Wellness. She also served as the Secretary to the Executive Council

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OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY ACT

Details: occupational health or safety service to a workplace or an architect or professional engineer, all of whom can affect the health and safety of persons at the workplace, share the responsibility for the health and safety of persons at the workplace; (b) assumes that the primary responsibility for creating and maintaining a safe

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New Waterford Health Care Redevelopment in Nova Scotia

Details: New health centre. A new health centre will replace New Waterford Consolidated Hospital, strengthening primary health services in the area; Space for a collaborative family care teams (doctors, nurse practitioners, social workers, dietitians, and other health professionals) Space for urgent care clinics for after-hours access

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Current Health News

Details: Deadly COVID 'Black Fungus' Mucormycosis Hits U.S. Thursday, December 16, 2021. You May Already Have Billions of Cancer-Causing Cells. Early CDC COVID Tests Were Contaminated, Flawed. Wednesday, December 15, 2021. U.S. Fentanyl Deaths Soaring, Especially in West. CDC Warns of Coming Omicron Wave. Tuesday, December 14, 2021. U.S. COVID-19 Death

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Food Safety Inquiry Government of Nova Scotia

Details: Nova Scotia Food Establishment Inspection Reports. Online Search. Search Results will be current as of 4 Jan, 2022 3:11 AM. Search by any combination of criteria and click the "Submit" button. By Establishment Name. You can only enter the characters A-Z, a-Z, 0-9, '-', ' and spaces. Please try again.

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Health Education 1

Details: Health 1 Curriculum Guide ( September 2019) 2 Learners will investigate habits that contribute to having a healthy mind and a healthy body. Rationale The intent of this outcomes is for children to be introduced to the health behaviours that contribute to the health of …

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Continuing Care Assistants, Nurses Aides, Orderlies and

Details: Continuing Care Assistants and Other Health Support Workers may either be working full-time or part-time hours. Furthermore, the jobs are typically permanent positions. The median employment income for 47% of Continuing Care Assistants and Other Health Support Workers who worked full-time, year-round in 2015 was $38,631.

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