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Flu Campaign Employee Participation Results are in!

Thursday, February 23, 2012 - 7:24am

Last Fall, we offered prizes and glory to employees and employee teams who bared the most arms for health. We’re happy to report, the...

Statement on privacy breach at Capital Health

Tuesday, February 14, 2012 - 11:38am

This week Capital Health is contacting 105 people whose personal health information was inappropriately accessed by a former employee.

Health Authorities and the IWK Health Centre Taking Common Approach to Collective Bargaining in 2012

Wednesday, February 8, 2012 - 1:01pm

Nova Scotia's nine district health authorities and the IWK Heath Centre are taking a common approach to collective bargaining, to...

Congratulations are in order for Dr. Brendan Carr.

Friday, February 3, 2012 - 2:27pm

Dr. Brendan Carr has accepted the role of Executive Vice-President and Chief Medical Officer for Vancouver Island Health Authority (VIHA)...

Visitor restrictions lifted QEII Health Sciences Centre

Tuesday, January 31, 2012 - 4:30pm

Visitor restrictions that had been in place for nursing unit 8.4 at the Halifax Infirmary site of the Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences...

Pioneering neurologist and medicinal chemist wins 2011 Jonas Salk Award

Wednesday, December 21, 2011 - 12:28pm

March of Dimes Canada and Sanofi Pasteur are pleased to announce that Dr. Donald Weaver of Capital Health and Dalhousie University has been...

Shelter pilot to respond to addictions, mental health needs at Metro Turning Point

Wednesday, December 21, 2011 - 10:54am

Capital Health's Addiction Prevention and Treatment Services (APTS) and Shelter Nova Scotia are partnering to help Metro Turning Point...

Government announces funding for Dartmouth General Hospital expansion

Friday, December 16, 2011 - 1:23pm

Todd Howlett, site chief at Dartmouth General Hospital, and Heather Francis, health service director at DGH, sent the following message to...

The ''je ne sais quoi'' clause

Wednesday, December 14, 2011 - 1:07pm

Anyone who has ever visited Connections Halifax knows it’s a special place. Connections provides vital supports and a sense of...

Blood Collection to change hours, assign more staff to busy morning shift

Friday, December 9, 2011 - 2:49pm

Capital Health Blood Collection Services is working to reduce wait times and operate within current resources. As a result, Blood...