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Preventing falls and injuries during your hospital stay

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams35652
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Provincial Falls Prevention Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2024.
Pamphlet Number
1643
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This pamphlet gives ways to lower your risk of falling while in the hospital. Reasons why you may be at greater risk of falling are listed. Topics include hospital bed safety, getting up, going to the washroom, and safety reminders. The French version of this pamphlet 1656, "Prévention des chutes et des blessures aux soins de courte durée", is also available.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Provincial Falls Prevention Program
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2024
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Accidental Falls - prevention & control
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospitals--Safety measures
Falls (Accidents) in old age--Prevention
Abstract
This pamphlet gives ways to lower your risk of falling while in the hospital. Reasons why you may be at greater risk of falling are listed. Topics include hospital bed safety, getting up, going to the washroom, and safety reminders. The French version of this pamphlet 1656, "Prévention des chutes et des blessures aux soins de courte durée", is also available.
Notes
Previous title: Preventing falls and injuries during your hospital stay
Responsibility
Prepared by: Provincial Falls Prevention Program
Pamphlet Number
1643
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Talking about your goals of care and choosing a level of intervention

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Goals of Care Working Group, Nova Scotia Health Authority. Episodic and Integrated Acute Care Network, Nova Scotia Health Authority. Legal Services. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2024.
Pamphlet Number
2208
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This pamphlet answers common questions about talking about your goals of care. It lists treatments that may be used and when they may be needed.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Goals of Care Working Group
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Episodic and Integrated Acute Care Network
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Legal Services
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2024
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (13 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Advance Care Planning
Subjects (LCSH)
Advance directives (Medical care)
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
This pamphlet answers common questions about talking about your goals of care. It lists treatments that may be used and when they may be needed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Goals of Care Working Group, led by Episodic and Integrated Acute Care Network
Reviewed by: Legal Services, Nova Scotia Health
Pamphlet Number
2208
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Hospital fees for out-of-country visitors

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Finance Department. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2024.
Pamphlet Number
2393
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If you are not a Canadian resident with a valid health card, you will have to pay for your care. This pamphlet gives information about Emergency Health Services (EHS), insurance, hospital stays, outpatient services, and other care options. The French version of this pamphlet 2394, "Frais médicaux pour les visiteurs de l’extérieur du pays," is also available. The Arabic version of this pamphlet 2395, is also available. The Simplified Chinese version of this pamphlet 2396, is also available. The …
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Finance Department
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2024
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospitals
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospitals
Abstract
If you are not a Canadian resident with a valid health card, you will have to pay for your care. This pamphlet gives information about Emergency Health Services (EHS), insurance, hospital stays, outpatient services, and other care options. The French version of this pamphlet 2394, "Frais médicaux pour les visiteurs de l’extérieur du pays," is also available. The Arabic version of this pamphlet 2395, is also available. The Simplified Chinese version of this pamphlet 2396, is also available. The Ukrainian version of this pamphlet 2397, is also available. The Russian version of this pamphlet 2398, is also available. The Spanish version of this pamphlet 2399, is also available. The German version of this pamphlet 2400, is also available. The Hindi version of this pamphlet 2415, is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Finance Department
Pamphlet Number
2393
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Frais médicaux pour les visiteurs de l’extérieur du pays

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Finance Department. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2024.
Pamphlet Number
2394
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This pamphlet is a French translation of the English pamphlet 2393, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-Country Visitors". If you are not a Canadian resident with a valid health card, you will have to pay for your care. This pamphlet gives information about Emergency Health Services (EHS), insurance, hospital stays, outpatient services, and other care options. ; The Arabic version of this pamphlet 2395, is also available. The Simplified Chinese version of this pamphlet 2396, is also available. The Ukrain…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Finance Department
Alternate Title
[Hospital fees for out-of-country visitors]
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2024
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospitals
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospitals
Abstract
This pamphlet is a French translation of the English pamphlet 2393, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-Country Visitors". If you are not a Canadian resident with a valid health card, you will have to pay for your care. This pamphlet gives information about Emergency Health Services (EHS), insurance, hospital stays, outpatient services, and other care options.
The Arabic version of this pamphlet 2395, is also available. The Simplified Chinese version of this pamphlet 2396, is also available. The Ukrainian version of this pamphlet 2397, is also available. The Russian version of this pamphlet 2398, is also available. The Spanish version of this pamphlet 2399, is also available. The German version of this pamphlet 2400, is also available. The Hindi version of this pamphlet 2415, is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Finance Department
Pamphlet Number
2394
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[Hospital fees for out-of-country visitors]

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Finance Department. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2024.
Pamphlet Number
2395
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This pamphlet is an Arabic translation of the English pamphlet 2393, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-Country Visitors". If you are not a Canadian resident with a valid health card, you will have to pay for your care. This pamphlet gives information about Emergency Health Services (EHS), insurance, hospital stays, outpatient services, and other care options. ; The French version of this pamphlet 2394, is also available. The Simplified Chinese version of this pamphlet 2396, is also available. The Ukrai…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Finance Department
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2024
Format
Pamphlet
Language
Arabic
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospitals
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospitals
Abstract
This pamphlet is an Arabic translation of the English pamphlet 2393, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-Country Visitors". If you are not a Canadian resident with a valid health card, you will have to pay for your care. This pamphlet gives information about Emergency Health Services (EHS), insurance, hospital stays, outpatient services, and other care options.
The French version of this pamphlet 2394, is also available. The Simplified Chinese version of this pamphlet 2396, is also available. The Ukrainian version of this pamphlet 2397, is also available. The Russian version of this pamphlet 2398, is also available. The Spanish version of this pamphlet 2399, is also available. The German version of this pamphlet 2400, is also available. The Hindi version of this pamphlet 2415, is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Finance Department
Pamphlet Number
2395
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[Hospital fees for out-of-country visitors]

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Finance Department. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2024.
Pamphlet Number
2396
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This pamphlet is a Simplified Chinese translation of the English pamphlet 2393, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-Country Visitors". If you are not a Canadian resident with a valid health card, you will have to pay for your care. This pamphlet gives information about Emergency Health Services (EHS), insurance, hospital stays, outpatient services, and other care options. ; The French version of this pamphlet 2394, is also available. The Arabic version of this pamphlet 2395, is also available. The Ukrain…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Finance Department
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2024
Format
Pamphlet
Language
Simplified Chinese
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospitals
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospitals
Abstract
This pamphlet is a Simplified Chinese translation of the English pamphlet 2393, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-Country Visitors". If you are not a Canadian resident with a valid health card, you will have to pay for your care. This pamphlet gives information about Emergency Health Services (EHS), insurance, hospital stays, outpatient services, and other care options.
The French version of this pamphlet 2394, is also available. The Arabic version of this pamphlet 2395, is also available. The Ukrainian version of this pamphlet 2397, is also available. The Russian version of this pamphlet 2398, is also available. The Spanish version of this pamphlet 2399, is also available. The German version of this pamphlet 2400, is also available. The Hindi version of this pamphlet 2415, is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Finance Department
Pamphlet Number
2396
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[Hospital fees for out-of-country visitors]

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Finance Department. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2024.
Pamphlet Number
2397
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This pamphlet is a Ukrainian translation of the English pamphlet 2393, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-Country Visitors". If you are not a Canadian resident with a valid health card, you will have to pay for your care. This pamphlet gives information about Emergency Health Services (EHS), insurance, hospital stays, outpatient services, and other care options. ; The French version of this pamphlet 2394, is also available. The Arabic version of this pamphlet 2395, is also available. The Simplified Chin…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Finance Department
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2024
Format
Pamphlet
Language
Ukrainian
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospitals
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospitals
Abstract
This pamphlet is a Ukrainian translation of the English pamphlet 2393, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-Country Visitors". If you are not a Canadian resident with a valid health card, you will have to pay for your care. This pamphlet gives information about Emergency Health Services (EHS), insurance, hospital stays, outpatient services, and other care options.
The French version of this pamphlet 2394, is also available. The Arabic version of this pamphlet 2395, is also available. The Simplified Chinese version of this pamphlet 2396, is also available. The Russian version of this pamphlet 2398, is also available. The Spanish version of this pamphlet 2399, is also available. The German version of this pamphlet 2400, is also available. The Hindi version of this pamphlet 2415, is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Finance Department
Pamphlet Number
2397
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[Hospital fees for out-of-country visitors]

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams38282
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Finance Department. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2024.
Pamphlet Number
2398
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This pamphlet is a Russian translation of the English pamphlet 2393, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-Country Visitors". If you are not a Canadian resident with a valid health card, you will have to pay for your care. This pamphlet gives information about Emergency Health Services (EHS), insurance, hospital stays, outpatient services, and other care options. ; The French version of this pamphlet 2394, is also available. The Arabic version of this pamphlet 2395, is also available. The Simplified Chines…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Finance Department
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2024
Format
Pamphlet
Language
Russian
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospitals
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospitals
Abstract
This pamphlet is a Russian translation of the English pamphlet 2393, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-Country Visitors". If you are not a Canadian resident with a valid health card, you will have to pay for your care. This pamphlet gives information about Emergency Health Services (EHS), insurance, hospital stays, outpatient services, and other care options.
The French version of this pamphlet 2394, is also available. The Arabic version of this pamphlet 2395, is also available. The Simplified Chinese version of this pamphlet 2396, is also available. The Ukrainian version of this pamphlet 2397, is also available. The Spanish version of this pamphlet 2399, is also available. The German version of this pamphlet 2400, is also available. The Hindi version of this pamphlet 2415, is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Finance Department
Pamphlet Number
2398
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[Hospital fees for out-of-country visitors]

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams38283
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Finance Department. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2024.
Pamphlet Number
2399
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This pamphlet is a Spanish translation of the English pamphlet 2393, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-Country Visitors". If you are not a Canadian resident with a valid health card, you will have to pay for your care. This pamphlet gives information about Emergency Health Services (EHS), insurance, hospital stays, outpatient services, and other care options. ; The French version of this pamphlet 2394, is also available. The Arabic version of this pamphlet 2395, is also available. The Simplified Chines…
Available Online
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Finance Department
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2024
Format
Pamphlet
Language
Spanish
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospitals
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospitals
Abstract
This pamphlet is a Spanish translation of the English pamphlet 2393, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-Country Visitors". If you are not a Canadian resident with a valid health card, you will have to pay for your care. This pamphlet gives information about Emergency Health Services (EHS), insurance, hospital stays, outpatient services, and other care options.
The French version of this pamphlet 2394, is also available. The Arabic version of this pamphlet 2395, is also available. The Simplified Chinese version of this pamphlet 2396, is also available. The Ukrainian version of this pamphlet 2397, is also available. The Russian version of this pamphlet 2398, is also available. The German version of this pamphlet 2400, is also available. The Hindi version of this pamphlet 2415, is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Finance Department
Pamphlet Number
2399
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[Hospital fees for out-of-country visitors]

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams38284
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Finance Department. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2024.
Pamphlet Number
2400
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This pamphlet is a German translation of the English pamphlet 2393, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-Country Visitors". If you are not a Canadian resident with a valid health card, you will have to pay for your care. This pamphlet gives information about Emergency Health Services (EHS), insurance, hospital stays, outpatient services, and other care options. ; The French version of this pamphlet 2394, is also available. The Arabic version of this pamphlet 2395, is also available. The Simplified Chinese…
Available Online
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Finance Department
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2024
Format
Pamphlet
Language
German
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospitals
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospitals
Abstract
This pamphlet is a German translation of the English pamphlet 2393, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-Country Visitors". If you are not a Canadian resident with a valid health card, you will have to pay for your care. This pamphlet gives information about Emergency Health Services (EHS), insurance, hospital stays, outpatient services, and other care options.
The French version of this pamphlet 2394, is also available. The Arabic version of this pamphlet 2395, is also available. The Simplified Chinese version of this pamphlet 2396, is also available. The Ukrainian version of this pamphlet 2397, is also available. The Russian version of this pamphlet 2398, is also available. The Spanish version of this pamphlet 2399, is also available. The Hindi version of this pamphlet 2415, is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Finance Department
Pamphlet Number
2400
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Community transitional care centre

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Community Transitional Care Centre. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2024.
Pamphlet Number
2408
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This pamphlet explains what you can expect from a stay at a Community Transitional Care Centre.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Community Transitional Care Centre
Alternate Title
CTCC
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2024
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (6 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Health Services
Recreation Therapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Community health services
Recreation therapy
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
This pamphlet explains what you can expect from a stay at a Community Transitional Care Centre.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Community transitional care centre, Central Zone
Pamphlet Number
2408
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[Hospital fees for out-of-country visitors]

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams38294
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Finance Department. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2024.
Pamphlet Number
2415
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This pamphlet is a Hindi translation of the English pamphlet 2393, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-Country Visitors". If you are not a Canadian resident with a valid health card, you will have to pay for your care. This pamphlet gives information about Emergency Health Services (EHS), insurance, hospital stays, outpatient services, and other care options. ; The French version of this pamphlet 2394, is also available. The Arabic version of this pamphlet 2395, is also available. The Simplified Chinese …
Available Online
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Finance Department
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2024
Format
Pamphlet
Language
Hindi
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospitals
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospitals
Abstract
This pamphlet is a Hindi translation of the English pamphlet 2393, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-Country Visitors". If you are not a Canadian resident with a valid health card, you will have to pay for your care. This pamphlet gives information about Emergency Health Services (EHS), insurance, hospital stays, outpatient services, and other care options.
The French version of this pamphlet 2394, is also available. The Arabic version of this pamphlet 2395, is also available. The Simplified Chinese version of this pamphlet 2396, is also available. The Ukrainian version of this pamphlet 2397, is also available. The Russian version of this pamphlet 2398, is also available. The Spanish version of this pamphlet 2399, is also available. The German version of this pamphlet 2400, is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Finance Department
Pamphlet Number
2415
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Finding health information online

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams34533
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Library Services. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2023.
Pamphlet Number
0228
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Many people look for health information online. Using Google may give you lots of information, but it may not be the best information. The quality of information online varies. This pamphlet includes questions to ask about health-related websites, things to think about, and good starting points for online health information. The internet can be helpful, but it should never replace talking to your health care providers. They are the experts.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Library Services
Alternate Title
Finding health information on the web
Finding health information on the internet
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2023
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (9 p.): digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Health Promotion
Consumer Health Information
Subjects (LCSH)
Patient education
Mass media in health education
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
Many people look for health information online. Using Google may give you lots of information, but it may not be the best information. The quality of information online varies. This pamphlet includes questions to ask about health-related websites, things to think about, and good starting points for online health information. The internet can be helpful, but it should never replace talking to your health care providers. They are the experts.
Notes
Previous title: Health information on the Internet
Responsibility
Prepared by: Nova Scotia Health Library Services
Pamphlet Number
0228
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Writing to transplant recipients and their families

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams35145
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Legacy of Life. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2023.
Pamphlet Number
1213
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You may choose to write to your loved one’s transplant recipient. If you would like to write to a transplant recipient, this pamphlet provides some information to guide you, including whether you will hear from the transplant recipient. Contact information for the Family Support Liaison is provided.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Legacy of Life
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2023
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([6] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Tissue and Organ Procurement
Tissue Donors
Subjects (LCSH)
Donation of organs, tissues, etc.--Law and legislation
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
You may choose to write to your loved one’s transplant recipient. If you would like to write to a transplant recipient, this pamphlet provides some information to guide you, including whether you will hear from the transplant recipient. Contact information for the Family Support Liaison is provided.
Notes
Previous title: Contacting transplant recipients and their families
Responsibility
Prepared by: Legacy of Life
Pamphlet Number
1213
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Tissue transplant

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams35778
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Nova Scotia Provincial Blood Coordinating Team. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2023.
Pamphlet Number
1733
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This pamphlet describes tissue transplants, including screening, risks, and what to expect after surgery. It also explains what to do if you have an urgent problem related to your surgery. The French translation of this pamphlet 2135, "Transplantation de tissus" is also available.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Nova Scotia Provincial Blood Coordinating Team
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2023
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (6 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Tissue Transplantation
Subjects (LCSH)
Transplantation of organs, tissues, etc
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
This pamphlet describes tissue transplants, including screening, risks, and what to expect after surgery. It also explains what to do if you have an urgent problem related to your surgery. The French translation of this pamphlet 2135, "Transplantation de tissus" is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Nova Scotia Provincial Blood Coordinating Team with the New Brunswick Organ and Tissue Program and Organ and Tissue Donation Prince Edward Island
Pamphlet Number
1733
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La confidentialité de vos renseignements personnels sur la santé à Santé Nouvelle-Écosse

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams35813
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Legal Services. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2023.
Pamphlet Number
1758
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La présente publication explique comment Santé Nouvelle-Écosse protège votre vie privée et la confidentialité. La publication vous renseigne sur la manière dont Santé Nouvelle-Écosse utilise vos renseignements personnels sur la santé, sur les renseignements personnels sur la santé qui sont protégés ou non par la loi sur les renseignements médicaux personnels (Personal Health Information Act), et sur vos droits en vertu de la loi. ; This pamphlet is a French translation of "Privacy of Your Perso…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Legal Services
Alternate Title
Privacy of Your Personal Health Information (PHI) at Nova Scotia Health
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2023
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document (6 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Privacy
Confidentiality - legislation & jurisprudence
Health Records, Personal
Medical Records - legislation & jurisprudence
Subjects (LCSH)
Privacy
Confidential communications--Law and legislation
Medical records--Access control--Nova Scotia
Medical records--Law and legislation
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
La présente publication explique comment Santé Nouvelle-Écosse protège votre vie privée et la confidentialité. La publication vous renseigne sur la manière dont Santé Nouvelle-Écosse utilise vos renseignements personnels sur la santé, sur les renseignements personnels sur la santé qui sont protégés ou non par la loi sur les renseignements médicaux personnels (Personal Health Information Act), et sur vos droits en vertu de la loi.
This pamphlet is a French translation of "Privacy of Your Personal Health Information (PHI) at Nova Scotia Health" pamphlet 1741. This pamphlet explains how Nova Scotia Health protects your privacy and confidentiality. Information on how your personal health information is used, what personal health information the Personal Health Information Act does and does not protect, and your rights under the Act is included.
Notes
Previous title: La confidentialité de vos renseignements médicaux à la Régie de la santé de la Nouvelle-Écosse
Responsibility
Prepared by: NSHA Legal Services
Pamphlet Number
1758
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Staying safe during your hospital stay

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Quality and Safety. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2023.
Pamphlet Number
1380
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This pamphlet gives tips on staying safe before, during, and after your hospital stay. The French translation of this pamphlet 1521, "Priorité aux patients : Patients externe" is also available.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Quality and Safety
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2023
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospitals
Patient Safety
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospital care
Patients--Safety measures
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
This pamphlet gives tips on staying safe before, during, and after your hospital stay. The French translation of this pamphlet 1521, "Priorité aux patients : Patients externe" is also available.
Notes
Previous title: Patients first : outpatients
Responsibility
Prepared by: Quality and Safety
Pamphlet Number
1380
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Ethics tool : help with ethical issues

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36651
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Ethics Leads Group. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2023.
Pamphlet Number
2056
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Ethics Nova Scotia Health supports all patients, families, volunteers, staff, and health care providers when they need help making hard choices or when there is disagreement about what is most important. Ethics is about how we connect our actions and our values. We answer ethics questions by thinking about our values, or what is important to us. When you or someone you care about is sick or hurt, it can be hard to figure out what to do. It may help to figure out what is worrying you or making y…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Ethics Leads Group.
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2023
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (5 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Ethics
Subjects (LCSH)
Ethics
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
Ethics Nova Scotia Health supports all patients, families, volunteers, staff, and health care providers when they need help making hard choices or when there is disagreement about what is most important. Ethics is about how we connect our actions and our values. We answer ethics questions by thinking about our values, or what is important to us. When you or someone you care about is sick or hurt, it can be hard to figure out what to do. It may help to figure out what is worrying you or making you upset. It may also help to think about your choices and talk with others about what is going on. This ethics tool can help you decide what is important and what to do. It includes things to think about when exploring the issue on your own or with others, and a list of ethics resources.
The French translation of this pamphlet 2142, "Outil d'éthique : Aide pour les enjeux d’éthique " is also available.
The Arabic translation of this pamphlet 2153, is also available.
The Chinese translation of this pamphlet 2168, is also available.
Notes
Previous title: Patient and family ethics tool : help with ethical issues
Responsibility
Prepared by: Ethics Leads Group, Nova Scotia Health with support from the Nova Scotia Health Ethics Network Reviewed by: Nova Scotia Health Patient, Family, and Public Advisory Council (PFPAC) Adapted with permission from: IWK Patient and Family Ethics Tool
Pamphlet Number
2056
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Ethics tool (rack card)

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36694
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Ethics Leads Group. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2023.
Pamphlet Number
2084
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When you or someone you care about is sick or hurt, it can be hard to figure out what to do. This tool can help if you are not sure of the right thing to do, or you are wondering how to talk with the health care team about what is important to you or your loved one. A link to the tool and contact information for Ethics Nova Scotia Health is included. ; The French version of this pamphlet 2143, "Outil d’éthique pour les patients et les familles", is also available. ; The Arabic version of this p…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Ethics Leads Group
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2023
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Ethics
Subjects (LCSH)
Ethics
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
When you or someone you care about is sick or hurt, it can be hard to figure out what to do. This tool can help if you are not sure of the right thing to do, or you are wondering how to talk with the health care team about what is important to you or your loved one. A link to the tool and contact information for Ethics Nova Scotia Health is included.
The French version of this pamphlet 2143, "Outil d’éthique pour les patients et les familles", is also available.
The Arabic version of this pamphlet 2154, is also available.
The Simplified Chinese version of this pamphlet 2169, is also available.
Notes
Previous title: Patient and family ethics tool
Responsibility
Prepared by: Ethics Leads Group, Nova Scotia Health
Pamphlet Number
2084
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Continuing care : important information for you

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36713
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Continuing Care. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2023.
Pamphlet Number
2120
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This pamphlet explains what to expect while receiving supports and services offered by Nova Scotia Health Continuing Care and/or contracted service providers. It includes information about your plan of care, service decisions, your privacy, safety, and fees for service. The French version of this pamphlet 2188, "Soins continus - Information importante", is also available.
Available Online
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Continuing Care
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2023
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (9 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Home Care Services
Long-Term Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Home care services
Long-term care
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
This pamphlet explains what to expect while receiving supports and services offered by Nova Scotia Health Continuing Care and/or contracted service providers. It includes information about your plan of care, service decisions, your privacy, safety, and fees for service. The French version of this pamphlet 2188, "Soins continus - Information importante", is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Continuing Care
Pamphlet Number
2120
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