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Weather Related Service Update

As of 9:49 a.m. on Thursday, February 16th

Most ambulatory clinics remain open today. Please call your clinic directly to confirm your appointment. Patients should only travel if it is safe to do so.  Appointments will be rescheduled on a priority basis if patients cannot attend. The IWK Health Centre makes every effort to keep our lots clear of snow. Street parking is limited. Patients should use caution on streets and walkways.

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Public Health investigating confirmed cases of measles in Halifax area

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

February 14, 2017

HALIFAX, N.S. – Public Health has confirmed three cases of measles in the Halifax area and is advising Nova Scotia residents about the symptoms of measles and how they can protect themselves.

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IWK Health Centre to resume full operations tomorrow, Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Update as of 2:25 p.m., Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Following the severe blizzard, the IWK Health Centre will resume full operations tomorrow, Wednesday, February, 15, 2017. Patients impacted by cancellations will be called and rescheduled as quickly as possible.

We would like to thank everyone for their patience and understanding during this disruption.

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Approximately 375 breast surgeries will be performed annually at the IWK, with approximately 3,000 visits to the Breast Health Clinic.

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