As a general, colorectal surgeon and intensive care unit (ICU) physician at the Valley Regional Hospital (VRH) in Kentville, Dr. Paul Yaffe works with patients and families everyday whose lives have been impacted by serious and sometimes sudden illness.
Nova Scotia Health is advising of a potential exposure to COVID-19 on October 12, 2020 between 5-6 p.m. The advisory is related to an individual(s) who accessed a cab departing the Halifax International Airport on October 12 between 5-6 pm, travelling to a residence in Halifax.
Nova Scotia Health Public Health is advising of potential exposure to COVID-19 on the following flights: Air Canada flight 610 on October 12 from Toronto to Halifax, departing Toronto at 2:10 p.m. and Air Canada flight 604 on October 12 from Toronto to Halifax, departing Toronto at 8 a.m.
In March, Eileen Katiuska Rivas de Caccavale was redeployed from her role as a clinical procurement consultant in Halifax to serve as acting logistics manager of a not-yet-created COVID-19 warehouse for personal protective equipment (PPE) such as masks, N95 respirators, hospital gowns, gloves and hand sanitizer.
Afin d’améliorer l’accès aux programmes de santé mentale et de traitement des dépendances, Santé Nouvelle-Écosse collabore avec la Commission de la santé mentale du Canada (CSMC) pour lancer le Modèle de soins par paliers 2.0.