Your Health

Your Health

Search a province-wide directory for family doctors accepting new patients, review a list of walk-in clinics, and find out how doctors in Nova Scotia are paid.

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Find a family doctor

A directory of family physicians who are accepting new patients is maintained by the Department of Health and Wellness.

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Walk-in clinics

Use the list of walk-in clinics across Nova Scotia to find the hours of operation and location of the clinic nearest to you.

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How doctors are paid

The number of patients and the type of care provided are two major factors that affect a doctor’s earnings.
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Lyme disease

Black-legged ticks become active when the outside temperature is consistently four degrees Celsius.

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FluShots

Flu shots

Flu shots are offered free of charge for all Nova Scotians. 

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