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What are we doing to address the reality of diabetes?

Wednesday, October 12, 2011 - 1:51pm

Every month, there are approximately 500 Nova Scotians diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. About one-third of patients in our hospitals have...

Questions about E. Coli?

Friday, October 7, 2011 - 3:22pm

E. coli 0157:H7 is one of many strains of the bacteria Escherichia coli.  Most strains are harmless and live in the intestines of...

You can make your life healthier - for free!

Friday, September 30, 2011 - 3:02pm

This fall, let's get healthy together.

Rapid Assessment Unit at QEII treats 2,900 patients in first year

Thursday, September 29, 2011 - 6:25pm

Capital Health today celebrated the one year anniversary of the rapid assessment unit (RAU) at the QEII Health Sciences Centre.

Addiction Prevention and Treatment Services launch new dedicated team for central intake.

Wednesday, September 28, 2011 - 5:06pm

Addiction Prevention and Treatment Services (APTS), Capital Health, has launched a new dedicated Central Intake team to improve access to...

A new approach to care and service delivery

Wednesday, September 28, 2011 - 4:54pm

Current models of care for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) often fail to address the complex needs of patients...

Capital Health introduces kiosk registration for Halifax Infirmary clinics

Wednesday, September 28, 2011 - 4:45pm

Kiosk registration reduces the wait sometimes associated with traditional registration. 

A new approach to care and service delivery

Wednesday, September 28, 2011 - 4:39pm

A new specialist team is available to visit patients during a hospital admission and then in their homes.

Exciting things are happening with The Spot this fall!

Wednesday, September 21, 2011 - 3:13pm

Fall happenings at the Spot, a free art and music program for aspiring artists between the ages of 16 and 35.

New space helps patients and families learn, cope with cancer

Tuesday, September 20, 2011 - 3:18pm

Patients of Capital Health’s Cancer Care Program and their families now have a private, attractive and inviting space in which to...