What We're Working On

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    Physician Compensation

    Delve into the Master Clinical/Academic Funding Plan and Master Agreement contracts.
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    Privacy Legislation

    The Personal Health Information Act (PHIA) governs how personal health information is collected, used, disclosed and maintained.
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  • Legal-woCall before you sign

    Contact DNS before signing any contracts and/or deliverables with the NSHA or government. We will work to mitigate any risk and prevent disruption in care and payments.
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Recognizing our Physicians

Dr. Michel Chiasson


For Dr. Michel Chiasson, collaborative care is a way of life.

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Dr. Stewart Cameron


When Dr. Stewart Cameron uses technology to help transform health care.

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Are you a patient in Nova Scotia?


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News for a Healthy Province

Nova Scotia’s doctors make recommendations on palliative care


Doctors Nova Scotia released 10 recommendations to improve palliative care in Nova Scotia.

Twenty-four physician leaders graduate and provide recommendations on four NS system issues


Twenty-four doctors have graduated from Doctors Nova Scotia’s inaugural Physician Leadership Development Program. Designed specifically for Nova Scotia physicians and delivered by physicians and leadership experts, the program focused on integrative systems thinking and other key skills necessary for doctors to lead in an ever-changing health-care environment.

Doctors Nova Scotia recommendations on cannabis legalization


Doctors Nova Scotia released six recommendations to encourage the province to take a population health approach to cannabis legalization. The recommendations aim to minimize the harms associated with cannabis use.