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IWK seeing increase in respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) in the Emergency Department and inpatient units

With the arrival of cold and flu season in Nova Scotia, many children are coming to the IWK Health Emergency Department with cold symptoms, commonly resulting from RSV virus. 

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Construction of New IWK Emergency Department Underway

Construction of IWK Health's new pediatric emergency department is underway.

The project will create a larger, more modern emergency department that will enable the IWK to continue delivering high standards of care for patients and families from across the Maritimes, while providing physicians and staff with a facility that better meets their needs.

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An open letter to Nova Scotia Parents and Students:

From: The Nova Scotia Pediatric Pandemic Advisory Group

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