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Telecare: 811
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5850/5980 University Ave., Halifax, NS B3K 6R8

IWK COVID-19 Hotline

Updated: July 4, 2022 / 01:02 PM

IWK COVID Hotline (1-902-233-3495) is now closed as of June 30, 2022.

If you have questions before your arrival about your appointment or admission, you may contact your health care team directly.

For information on IWK patient and visitor restrictions visit https://www.iwk.nshealth.ca/COVID-19

For up-to-date guidance and information on COVID-19 from the Government of NovaScotia visit novascotia.ca/coronavirus

To find out if you need a COVID-19 test complete the online self-assessment. You can call 811 for assessment if you’re unable to complete the COVID-19 Self-assessment online (or to speak with a nurse).