Capital Beat


Syphilis campaign breaks ground; keeping up with sex in an online era

Thursday, June 20, 2013 - 3:39pm

Public health launches a syphilis campaign and website THEHARDFACTS.CA, encouraging men to get tested.

Gathering Wisdom: a focus on breast screening of Aboriginal Women

Monday, June 17, 2013 - 2:29pm

Special clinic brought 11 women together, some for their first mammograms.

Anonymous donation helps to establish a regional first

Friday, May 24, 2013 - 12:19pm

Capital Health and Dalhousie team up to develop the region’s first breast cancer tumour bank

Technology links home care with hospital care

Friday, May 24, 2013 - 11:32am

New tools help provide clearer picture of a patient's health

The energy to change

Friday, May 24, 2013 - 11:25am

Capital Health makes significant investment in saving energy and money

Clean those hands

Friday, May 24, 2013 - 10:55am

Capital Health promotes hand hygiene, conducts quarterly audits to reduce spread of harmful bacteria

Mock Disaster Exercise - March 23, 2013

Monday, April 22, 2013 - 10:25am

On March 23, staff and physicians participated in a in a mass casualty training exercise at the Halifax Infirmary site of the QEII Health...

Capital Health helps establish simulation and skills training centre in Rwanda

Friday, April 19, 2013 - 2:55pm

Partnership with the National University of Rwanda helps train future health-care professionals

Immunizations: one of the greatest health achievements of all time

Friday, April 19, 2013 - 2:45pm

Linda Young, director of Public Health Services at Capital Health provides some insights on the effect of immunizations in...

Importance of Voice Services rings true at Capital Health

Friday, April 19, 2013 - 2:13pm

Department handles more than 1.8 million voice calls each year