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Cheryl Dickie: Providing a helping hand and a tender touch

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 3:49pm

Cheryl Dickie sees it as her job to offer a helping hand and a tender touch to patients at Musquodoboit Valley Memorial Hospital (MVMH).

Capital Health opens new dialysis unit at QEII Halifax Infirmary

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 12:01pm

The unit, funded by the Department of Health and Wellness, houses 12 new dialysis stations. Eight of these replace old stations in the...

"Thank you for the wonderful service!"

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 10:58am

The following letter from a grateful family member is a wonderful reminder of the impact of exceptional service - whether in person or on...

Cell phones on hospital units - OK or no way?

Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 10:34am

With 83 per cent* of Canadian households owning cell phones, their prevalence in public places — including hospitals — is no...

Exploring the QEII's Falls Clinic

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 12:27pm

After her husband Eddie experienced multiple falls, Mary Harper knew she had to get help.

All aboard! QEII shuttle free for patients and families

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 3:42pm

Patients and families who are mobile and need transportation between the Victoria General (VG) and Halifax Infirmary (HI) sites are welcome...

Welcome to this smoke-free space

Friday, October 17, 2014 - 9:45am

Capital Health is dedicated to protecting and improving the health of people living in the communities we serve. As part of our tobacco...

Community Health Plan

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 5:17pm

Community Health Boards within Capital Health have worked with their communities to develop the new 2013 Community Health Plan.

Eastern Shore's Adult Day Clinic offers health services, sense of community

Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 2:28pm

Marilyn loves Wednesdays. That’s the day bus driver Ron Russell picks her up from her home and takes her and other community members...

Welcome your kids into the kitchen for a healthy start

Friday, May 16, 2014 - 2:58pm

Teaching children to cook is a rewarding experience that will benefit them well into adulthood.