What's New?

Nova Scotia Health and IWK Health background for providers using Zoom for Healthcare:

New backgrounds with the Nova Scotia Health and IWK Health logos are now available for Zoom for Healthcare appointments. Please note that the background will appear reversed to the host, but not to participants.
The new background has been uploaded to the Zoom for Healthcare web portal. When using the web portal, change the background under Settings > Virtual Backgrounds and select your background. If you don't see the background, click on Manage virtual backgrounds and the selections will appear.
When using the Zoom desktop client, change the background as follows:
  • Save the appropriate background image file - NSH image file or IWK image file
  • Sign into Zoom desktop client
  • Open Settings
  • Click on Background & Effects
  • Under Virtual Backgrounds tab, click on the Add Image button (plus sign)
  • Click Add Image
  • Navigate to the folder where you saved the background image file, click on the file to select and click Open
  • The background image file will now appear in your Virtual Background tab
  • To select the background, click on the image

Learning Centre

The Zoom Learning Centre is live!

The learning centre offers a series of short, on-demand online courses and videos to educate and empower users. Please note that not all features shown are enabled on the Nova Scotia Health / IWK Health Zoom for Healthcare version due to privacy and/or cybersecurity concerns.