COVID-19 has created longer waits across the healthcare system for services like timely access to community-based care. To increase capacity in our healthcare system as we move into wave 2, Government, Nova Scotia Health and Northwood have set up a temporary Community Transition Unit.
Nova Scotia Health Public Health is advising of potential exposure to COVID-19 at two locations in Halifax. In addition to media releases, all potential exposure notifications are now listed here: http://www.nshealth.ca/covid-exposures. Public Health is currently in the process of contacting the business listed below.
A domestic water shutdown will take place on Sunday, Nov. 29 at Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital to complete required maintenance on the system. The shutdown will begin at 11 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 29 and will last for two hours.
Today I woke up at 5:50 a.m. This morning was busier than most as I needed to see our admitted patients in Halifax, before heading over the bridge to Dartmouth. I debated getting another ten minutes of sleep, but thought it was best get up right away.