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Simpson Landing people's choice for community living initiative

Wednesday, November 16, 2011 - 2:40pm

In September, co-chairs of the Opening Minds Family Campaign, Dr. Nick Delva and Shauna Blundon-Price, issued a call to help name the...

Leadership Safety Rounds contribute to open discussions about patient safety

Wednesday, November 16, 2011 - 2:00pm

Harold Taylor, health services manager for Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital and Duncan MacMillan Nursing Home, assumed that staff felt...

Career Quest opens students’ eyes to possibilities

Wednesday, November 16, 2011 - 1:48pm

On Nov. 9, 85 high school students set out on a Career Quest at Capital Health. The career exploration day gave students a taste of...

World Diabetes Day: November 14

Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 9:16am

The prevalence of diabetes continues to grow with more than 300 million people worldwide having been diagnosed. Capital Health’s...

Capital Health's first Long Term Care Conference draws professionals from across Atlantic Canada

Wednesday, November 9, 2011 - 5:38pm

More than 200 people from across the Atlantic Provinces attended Capital Health’s first ever Long Term Care Conference last week.

Welcome to Four Weeks of Awareness of Hope

Wednesday, November 2, 2011 - 4:48pm

November is Addictions Awareness Month in Capital Health district. Four Weeks of Awareness and Hope is a positive campaign to share...

Yoga program helps patient regain sense of control

Wednesday, November 2, 2011 - 4:06pm

 Capital Health’s Sunshine Room offers a yoga program for patients dealing with cancer. One patient writes of her experience....

Tips, not trips: Occupational Therapy wants to keep seniors on their feet.

Wednesday, October 26, 2011 - 4:25pm

Occupational Therapy, courtesy of the American Occupational Therapy Association, has captured a series of helpful tips in maintaining...

Canada's Top 100 Employers for third year

Thursday, October 13, 2011 - 1:39pm

Capital Health has been selected as one of Canada’s Top 100 employers by Mediacorp Canada for the third consecutive year.

Aggressive drugs vs. invasive procedure

Thursday, October 13, 2011 - 9:36am

VANISH trial seeks best way to treat dangerous heart rhythm