Nova Scotia Health Authority (Central Zone: Halifax area and West Hants) is continuing with its Diversity Bursary program as a step to creating a more diverse workforce that better represents the communities we serve.
For the past 10 years, the South Shore Bursary Program has been helping students entering the healthcare field to achieve their goals.. One of those student recipients was Rachel Eddy, who was first awarded the bursary in 2012 when she entered the Practical Nursing program at Nova Scotia Community College.
Nova Scotia Health Authority staff are marking National Non-Smoking Week (NNSW) by raising a flag and awareness to remind patients with a cancer diagnosis that it’s not too late to stop smoking. The flag raising takes place at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital on Wednesday, Jan. 18 at 10 a.m.
Nova Scotia Health Authority wishes to advise the public that the Emergency Department at the Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital Collaborative Emergency Centre will be temporarily closed tomorrow, Friday, January 6 from 5:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.