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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News for a Healthy Province

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.

Family doctors meet to begin developing a new primary care payment model for Nova Scotia


Nova Scotia’s family doctors are working on a solution to help revive full-scope comprehensive family medicine in the province

Doctors Nova Scotia sues government over contract breaches


Doctors Nova Scotia has filed Notices of Application with the Nova Scotia Supreme Court to settle two contract issues with the provincial government. Attempts over the past 14 months to resolve these contract issues outside of the courts have failed.