Potential exposures to COVID-19 at various locations in Central Zone, multiple transit routes and one flight

**** NSHA Media Release Potential exposures to COVID-19 at various locations in Central Zone, multiple transit routes and one flight ​ ​ Nova Scotia Health Public Health is advising of potential exposures to COVID-19 at various locations in Central Zone, multiple transit routes and one Air Canada flight. In addition to media releases, all potential […]

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Public Health Mobile Unit providing drop-in COVID-19 testing at Open Streets in Dartmouth Sunday, September 19

**** NSHA Media Release Public Health Mobile Unit providing drop-in COVID-19 testing at Open Streets in Dartmouth Sunday, September 19 ​ The Public Health Mobile Unit will be in Dartmouth tomorrow for Open Streets Sunday to offer drop-in testing for COVID-19. Testing is free and available to all ages. ​ The Public Health Mobile Unit […]

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Premier Responds to Protestors at Doctor Strang’s House

**** Premier Office Release Premier Responds to Protestors at Doctor Strang’s House —————————————————– Premier Tim Houston issued a response today, Sept. 17, to people protesting health-care providers, including Nova Scotia’s chief medical officer of health Dr. Robert Strang. The video response is available at: https://www.facebook.com/TimHoustonNS/videos/1041739879993159/

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Potential exposures to COVID-19 at various locations in Central Zone and two flights

**** NSHA Media Release Potential exposures to COVID-19 at various locations in Central Zone and two flights ​ ​ Nova Scotia Health Public Health is advising of potential exposures to COVID-19 at various locations in Central Zone and two Air Canada flights. In addition to media releases, all potential exposure notifications are listed here:​ http://www.nshealth.ca/covid-exposures. ​ […]

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18 New Cases of COVID-19, 29 Recoveries, State of Emergency Renewed

**** HEALTH/WELLNESS Media Release 18 New Cases of COVID-19, 29 Recoveries, State of Emergency Renewed —————————————————————- NOTE: Nova Scotia is not issuing COVID-19 news releases or updating the COVID-19 data dashboard on weekends. Monday updates will include weekend data. —————————————————————- Today, Sept. 17, Nova Scotia is reporting 18 new cases of COVID-19 and 29 recoveries. […]

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Correction to potential exposure issued on September 15, and NEW potential exposures to COVID-19 at locations in Northern, Eastern and Central Zones and on two Halifax Transit routes and one Air Canada flight

**** NSHA Media Release Correction to potential exposure issued on September 15, and NEW potential exposures to COVID-19 at locations in Northern, Eastern and Central Zones and on two Halifax Transit routes and one Air Canada flight​ Nova Scotia Health Public Health is advising of potential exposure to COVID-19 at locations in Northern, Eastern and Central […]

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Police issue summary offence tickets for failing to follow Health Protection Act

**** HRP Media Release Police issue summary offence tickets for failing to follow Health Protection Act ​ Police issued three summary offence tickets in Halifax this week for failing to follow the Health Protection Act. ​ On September 14 and 15, police investigated reports that a 19-year-old woman and 20-year-old woman had not been self-isolating […]

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34 New Cases of COVID-19, 20 Recoveries

**** HEALTH/WELLNESS Media Release 34 New Cases of COVID-19, 20 Recoveries —————————————————————- Today, Sept. 16, Nova Scotia is reporting 34 new cases of COVID-19 and 20 recoveries. Twenty-six of the cases are in Northern Zone. All are close contacts of previously reported cases. There is a large cluster of linked cases in a defined, unvaccinated […]

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Potential exposure to COVID-19 at locations in Northern and Central Zones, one Halifax Transit route and three flights​

**** NSHA Media Release Potential exposure to COVID-19 at locations in Northern and Central Zones, one Halifax Transit route and three flights​ ​ Nova Scotia Health Public Health is advising of a potential exposure to COVID-19 at locations in Northern and Central Zones, one Halifax Transit route and three flights. In addition to media releases, […]

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Phase 5 of Reopening Delayed – Impact for Schools

**** HRCE Media Release Phase 5 of Reopening Delayed – Impact for Schools On Tuesday, September 14, 2021, Health and Wellness Minister Michelle Thompson and Dr. Robert Strang, Nova Scotia’s chief medical officer of health, announced that Nova Scotia will not be moving to Phase 5 of its reopening plan until October 4. Click here to read […]

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