Monthly Archives: December 2017

Nova Scotia’s doctor deficit

Kevin Chapman with Doctors Nova Scotia told CBC’s Information Morning host Don Connolly that there are currently vacancies for 70 family physicians in the province. That’s as of December 18. Using quick shorthand we can get a better idea of … Continue reading

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Questioning the costs and care of CCCs

The Nova Scotia Health Authority is advertising for health care professionals to join the collaborative care practices. Is this a real request or a public relations move to mute some of the Auditor General’s criticisms about the NSHA’s secrecy, lack … Continue reading

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A bigger bomb for Kings County medicine

In a Facebook discussion about the post A Medical Bomb Drops in Kings County, a contributor who supplies the medical sector, listed the doctors leaving the county. Janet Knox, who worked for years in Berwick and Kentville, would know these physicians … Continue reading

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