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IWK Health rolling out online booking service

Halifax: Starting October 2, 2020 patients and families will be able to make online booking appointments with IWK Blood Collection. Online appointments will be available to book as of October 8, 2020.

IWK blood collection specializes in services for women and children. Other patients are directed to use the services provided by Nova Scotia Health via their website.

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September 20-26, 2020 is national Child Passenger Safety Week

For immediate release             September 21, 2020

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Changes related to visitation restrictions

We understand the limitations on support people at the IWK has been very hard for patients, families and IWK teams. With that in mind, we are continuing to take a phased approach for additional support people in some circumstances and where it is operationally feasible and safe to do so within the public health safety guidelines. Continue Reading

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