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About Nova Scotia Health’s smoke and tobacco reduction policy

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Mental Health and Addictions, Nova Scotia Health Authority. Respiratory Therapy Services, Nova Scotia Health Authority. Occupational Health Safety and Wellness. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
1547
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Nova Scotia Health promotes a smoke-free, tobacco-free, and vape-free environment for patients, visitors, and staff. Nova Scotia Health is committed to helping people smoke less, stop smoking, and stay smoke-free. This pamphlet provides information about smudging ceremonies, stopping smoking, referral to Tobacco Free Nova Scotia (TFNS), and what to do if you decide you are ready to try to quit tobacco. Contact information for TFNS and the Stop Smoking Program is provided. The French version of …
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Mental Health and Addictions
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Respiratory Therapy Services
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Occupational Health Safety and Wellness
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Smoking Cessation
Tobacco Use Cessation Devices
Subjects (LCSH)
Smoking cessation
Smoking cessation products
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
Nova Scotia Health promotes a smoke-free, tobacco-free, and vape-free environment for patients, visitors, and staff. Nova Scotia Health is committed to helping people smoke less, stop smoking, and stay smoke-free. This pamphlet provides information about smudging ceremonies, stopping smoking, referral to Tobacco Free Nova Scotia (TFNS), and what to do if you decide you are ready to try to quit tobacco. Contact information for TFNS and the Stop Smoking Program is provided. The French version of this pamphlet 1548, "Politique de réduction du tabagisme de Santé Nouvelle-Écosse," is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Mental Health & Addictions, Respiratory Therapy, Occupational Health Safety & Wellness
Pamphlet Number
1547
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Absolute Hospital Medicine Review : An Intensive Question & Answer Guide

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Kevin Conrad, editor. (1st ed.) --Cham: Springer , c2016.
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Location
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This concise guide covers the evolution and expanding scope of hospital medicine and the variety of clinical, ethical and administrative situations a Hospitalist encounters. 500 questions on inpatient care, co-management of patients and hospital system management are provided with the goal of assessing clinical and academic competency. Questions feature actual cases with evidence-based solutions. Useful to physicians, house staff and advanced nurse practitioners, this up-to-date referenced lear…
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Other Authors
Conrad, Kevin
Responsibility
Kevin Conrad, editor
Edition
1st ed.
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2016
Physical Description
1 online resource (ix, 205 p.)
ISBN
9783319237480
9783319237473 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospitals
Patient Care
Abstract
This concise guide covers the evolution and expanding scope of hospital medicine and the variety of clinical, ethical and administrative situations a Hospitalist encounters. 500 questions on inpatient care, co-management of patients and hospital system management are provided with the goal of assessing clinical and academic competency. Questions feature actual cases with evidence-based solutions. Useful to physicians, house staff and advanced nurse practitioners, this up-to-date referenced learning text encompasses all aspects of hospital care.
Contents
Inpatient Care -- Consultative and Co-Management -- Hospital Systems Management.
Format
e-Book
Publication Type
Problems and Exercises
Location
Online
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Bievenue au QEII

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Communications. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
1126
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Cette brochure a été préparée dans le but d'aider les patients et leurs familles à se préparer en vue d'un séjour au QEII. Elle contient une vaste gamme de renseignements utiles, y compris les nombreux services offerts aux patients et aux familles. ; This pamphlet was prepared to help patients and their families prepare for a stay at the QEII. A wide variety of useful information is provided including amenities and services for patients and families. This pamphlet is a French translation of “We…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Communications
Alternate Title
Welcome to the QEII
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document (11 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospitals
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospitals
Abstract
Cette brochure a été préparée dans le but d'aider les patients et leurs familles à se préparer en vue d'un séjour au QEII. Elle contient une vaste gamme de renseignements utiles, y compris les nombreux services offerts aux patients et aux familles.
This pamphlet was prepared to help patients and their families prepare for a stay at the QEII. A wide variety of useful information is provided including amenities and services for patients and families. This pamphlet is a French translation of “Welcome to the QEII” pamphlet 0603.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Communications
Pamphlet Number
1126
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Choosing a CPAP provider

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Sleep Disorders Lab. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
1620
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CPAP (Continuous Positive Airway Pressure) is used to treat Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA). This pamphlet lists things to remember when choosing a CPAP provider. The pamphlet includes information on what a good provider will do when you start CPAP, CPAP equipment, and what to expect for good follow-up care once you have started treatment.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Sleep Disorders Lab
Alternate Title
Choosing a continuous positive airway pressure provider
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([6] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Sleep Apnea Syndromes
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure
Subjects (LCSH)
Sleep apnea syndromes
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
CPAP (Continuous Positive Airway Pressure) is used to treat Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA). This pamphlet lists things to remember when choosing a CPAP provider. The pamphlet includes information on what a good provider will do when you start CPAP, CPAP equipment, and what to expect for good follow-up care once you have started treatment.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Sleep Disorders Lab
Pamphlet Number
1620
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Contacting transplant recipients and their families

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Legacy of Life. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
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
2021
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: Writing to transplant recipients and their families
Responsibility
Prepared by: Legacy of Life
Pamphlet Number
1213
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Continuing care : important information for you

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Continuing Care. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
2120
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As part of your care, you may be provided supports and services offered by Nova Scotia Health Continuing Care and/or contracted service providers. It is important that you have the information you need to make informed decisions while receiving Continuing Care services. This pamphlet explains what you can expect in terms of quality care, dignity and respect, your plan of care, service decisions, your privacy, safety, and fees for service. Contact information for the Nova Scotia Health Patient/F…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Continuing Care
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (8 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Home Care Services
Long-Term Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Home care services
Long-term care
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
As part of your care, you may be provided supports and services offered by Nova Scotia Health Continuing Care and/or contracted service providers. It is important that you have the information you need to make informed decisions while receiving Continuing Care services. This pamphlet explains what you can expect in terms of quality care, dignity and respect, your plan of care, service decisions, your privacy, safety, and fees for service. Contact information for the Nova Scotia Health Patient/Family Feedback team is provided. The French version of this pamphlet 2188, "Soins continus - Information importante", is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Continuing Care Staff
Pamphlet Number
2120
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Don d’organes et de tissus

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Nova Scotia Health. Legacy of Life Organ Donation Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
2218
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Le don d’organes et de tissus peut améliorer ou sauver la vie de nombreuses personnes. Un seul donneur d’organe peut sauver jusqu’à huit vies, et une personne faisant un don oculaire et de tissus peut améliorer la vie de 75 personnes. Aspects abordés : personnes pouvant faire un don, processus d’inscription, que se passe-t-il si vous ne vous inscrivez pas et qui peut accéder à votre décision. Les organes et les tissus pouvant être donnés sont indiqués dans le dépliant. Les responsables du progr…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health. Legacy of Life Organ Donation Program
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document (8 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Organ transplantation
Tissue and Organ Procurement
Subjects (LCSH)
Donation of organs, tissues, etc.
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
Le don d’organes et de tissus peut améliorer ou sauver la vie de nombreuses personnes. Un seul donneur d’organe peut sauver jusqu’à huit vies, et une personne faisant un don oculaire et de tissus peut améliorer la vie de 75 personnes. Aspects abordés : personnes pouvant faire un don, processus d’inscription, que se passe-t-il si vous ne vous inscrivez pas et qui peut accéder à votre décision. Les organes et les tissus pouvant être donnés sont indiqués dans le dépliant. Les responsables du programme de don d’organes Legacy of Life peuvent fournir plus d’informations.
This is a French translation of the English pamphlet 0470, "Organ and Tissue Donation". Organ and tissue donation can improve or save the lives of many people. A single organ donor can save up to 8 lives. Eye and tissue donors can improve the lives of up to 75 people. Topics include: who can donate, how to register, what happens if you do not register, and who can access your decision. Organs and tissues that can be donated are listed in the pamphlet. The Legacy of Life Organ Donation Program can provide more information.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Legacy of Life Organ Donation Program
Pamphlet Number
2218
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Do you know how to help people who are blind, deafblind or partially sighted?

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Diversity and Inclusion Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1828
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Blind, deafblind and partially sighted people have different levels of mobility and independence. Some people who are blind, deafblind or partially sighted may have other disabilities that affect the level of help they need. This pamphlet explains how to help people who are blind, deafblind or partially sighted, and provides appropriate actions and words that you can use. Information about the Alliance for Equality of Blind Canadians (AEBC), as well as NSHA's Diversity and Inclusion Program, is…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Diversity and Inclusion Program
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (8 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Blindness
Deafness
Subjects (LCSH)
Blindness
Deafness
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
Blind, deafblind and partially sighted people have different levels of mobility and independence. Some people who are blind, deafblind or partially sighted may have other disabilities that affect the level of help they need. This pamphlet explains how to help people who are blind, deafblind or partially sighted, and provides appropriate actions and words that you can use. Information about the Alliance for Equality of Blind Canadians (AEBC), as well as NSHA's Diversity and Inclusion Program, is also provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: AEBC Halifax Chapter and NSHA Diversity and Inclusion Program
Pamphlet Number
1828
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Early warning score

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. St. Martha's Regional Hospital. Interprofessional Practice and Learning. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
2178
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Your early warning score (EWS) is a guide used by your health care team. It helps them to quickly find out how sick you are and if there are changes to your condition. To find your EWS, your health care team will take your vital signs. This pamphlet explains how your health care team uses your EWS.
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. St. Martha's Regional Hospital. Interprofessional Practice and Learning
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Vital Signs
Hospital admission
Subjects (LCSH)
Vital signs
Hospital patients
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
Your early warning score (EWS) is a guide used by your health care team. It helps them to quickly find out how sick you are and if there are changes to your condition. To find your EWS, your health care team will take your vital signs. This pamphlet explains how your health care team uses your EWS.
Responsibility
Prepared by: IPPL, St. Martha’s Regional Hospital
Pamphlet Number
2178
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Ethical dilemmas in pediatrics : cases and commentaries

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Frankel, Lorry R. --Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press , 2005.
Call Number
W 50 E86 2005
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
W 50 E86 2005
Author
Frankel, Lorry R.
Other Authors
Goldworth, Amnon
Rorty, Mary V.
Silverman, William A.
Place of Publication
Cambridge, England
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Date of Publication
2005
Physical Description
303 p.
ISBN
521847443
Subjects (MeSH)
Pediatrics - ethics
Bioethical Issues
Hospitals
Child
Infant
Adolescent
Format
Book
Publication Type
Case Reports
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
2 weeks
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Family information booklet

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IWK. Quality, Patient Safety and Patient Experience, IWK. Communications and Public Affairs. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2011.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0262
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Information for patients and families about the services of the IWK; having a baby at the IWK.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Quality, Patient Safety and Patient Experience
IWK. Communications and Public Affairs
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2011
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Child Health Services
Hospitals
Maternal-Child Health Services
Women's Health Services
Subjects (LCSH)
Child health services
Hospitals
Infant health services
Maternal health services
Women's health services
Abstract
Information for patients and families about the services of the IWK; having a baby at the IWK.
Notes
The French version of this booklet is also available.
The Arabic version of this booklet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Communications and Public Affairs, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0262
Zone
All Zones
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Frais médicaux pour les visiteurs de l’extérieur du pays - Cap-Breton, Guysborough, Antigonish

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Communications. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
1684
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Ce dépliant donne un aperçu des frais les plus courants liés aux soins offerts pour les visiteurs de l'extérieur du pays dans un hôpital de la région du Cap-Breton, de Gusyborough ou d'Antigonish. ; This is a French translation of the English pamphlet, 1683, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-country Visitors: Cape Breton, Guysborough, Antigonish". This brochure gives an overview of the most common fees associated with your care at any hospital in the Cape Breton, Guysborough, or Antigonish area if you …
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Communications
Alternate Title
Hospital Fees for Out-of-country Visitors: Cape Breton, Guysborough, Antigonish
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([6] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Fees and Charges
Medically Uninsured
Emigrants and Immigrants
Subjects (LCSH)
User charges
Medically uninsured persons
Immigrants
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
Ce dépliant donne un aperçu des frais les plus courants liés aux soins offerts pour les visiteurs de l'extérieur du pays dans un hôpital de la région du Cap-Breton, de Gusyborough ou d'Antigonish.
This is a French translation of the English pamphlet, 1683, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-country Visitors: Cape Breton, Guysborough, Antigonish". This brochure gives an overview of the most common fees associated with your care at any hospital in the Cape Breton, Guysborough, or Antigonish area if you are an out-of-country visitor.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Communications
Pamphlet Number
1684
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Frais médicaux pour les visiteurs de l’extérieur du pays : Colchester-East Hants, Cumberland, Pictou

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Communications. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
1686
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Ce dépliant donne un aperçu des frais les plus courants liés aux soins offerts pour les visiteurs de l'extérieur du pays dans un hôpital de la région de Colchester-East Hants, de Cumberland et de Pictou. ; This is a French translation of the English pamphlet, 1685, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-country Visitors: Colchester-East Hants, Cumberland, Pictou". This brochure gives an overview of the most common fees associated with your care at any hospital in the Colchester-East Hants, Cumberland, or Pi…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Communications
Alternate Title
Hospital fees for out-of-country visitors : Colchester East Hants, Cumberland, Pictou
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([6] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Fees and Charges
Medically Uninsured
Emigrants and Immigrants
Subjects (LCSH)
User charges
Medically uninsured persons
Immigrants
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
Ce dépliant donne un aperçu des frais les plus courants liés aux soins offerts pour les visiteurs de l'extérieur du pays dans un hôpital de la région de Colchester-East Hants, de Cumberland et de Pictou.
This is a French translation of the English pamphlet, 1685, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-country Visitors: Colchester-East Hants, Cumberland, Pictou". This brochure gives an overview of the most common fees associated with your care at any hospital in the Colchester-East Hants, Cumberland, or Pictou area if you are an out-of-country visitor.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Communications
Pamphlet Number
1686
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Frais médicaux pour les visiteurs de l’extérieur du pays : Région d'Halifax et West Hants

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Communications. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
1688
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Ce dépliant donne un aperçu des frais les plus courants liés aux soins offerts pour les visiteurs de l'extérieur du pays dans un hôpital de la région d'Halifax et de la région ouest du comté de Hants. ; This is a French translation of the English pamphlet, 1687, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-country Visitors: Halifax area and West Hants". This brochure gives an overview of the most common fees associated with your care at any hospital in the Halifax and West Hants area if you are an out-of-country …
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Communications
Alternate Title
Hospital fees for out-of-country visitors: Halifax area and West Hants
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([6] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Fees and Charges
Medically Uninsured
Emigrants and Immigrants
Subjects (LCSH)
User charges
Medically uninsured persons
Immigrants
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
Ce dépliant donne un aperçu des frais les plus courants liés aux soins offerts pour les visiteurs de l'extérieur du pays dans un hôpital de la région d'Halifax et de la région ouest du comté de Hants.
This is a French translation of the English pamphlet, 1687, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-country Visitors: Halifax area and West Hants". This brochure gives an overview of the most common fees associated with your care at any hospital in the Halifax and West Hants area if you are an out-of-country visitor.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Communications
Pamphlet Number
1688
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Frais médicaux pour les visiteurs de l’extérieur du pays : Vallée de l'Annapolis, Rive-Sud, Sud-Ouest

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Communications. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
1682
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Ce dépliant donne un aperçu des frais les plus courants liés aux soins offerts pour les visiteurs de l'extérieur du pays dans un hôpital de la région de la Vallée de l'Annapolis, de la Rive-Sud ou du Sud-Ouest. ; This is a French translation of the English pamphlet, 1681, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-country Visitors: Annapolis Valley, South Shore, South West". This brochure gives an overview of the most common fees associated with your care at any hospital in the Annapolis Valley, South Shore, or…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Communications
Alternate Title
Hospital fees for out-of-country patients/clients: Annapolis Valley, South Shore, South West
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([6] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Fees and Charges
Medically Uninsured
Emigrants and Immigrants
Subjects (LCSH)
User charges
Medically uninsured persons
Immigrants
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
Ce dépliant donne un aperçu des frais les plus courants liés aux soins offerts pour les visiteurs de l'extérieur du pays dans un hôpital de la région de la Vallée de l'Annapolis, de la Rive-Sud ou du Sud-Ouest.
This is a French translation of the English pamphlet, 1681, "Hospital Fees for Out-of-country Visitors: Annapolis Valley, South Shore, South West". This brochure gives an overview of the most common fees associated with your care at any hospital in the Annapolis Valley, South Shore, or South West area if you are an out-of-country visitor.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Communications
Pamphlet Number
1682
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Fundamentals of infection prevention and control : theory and practice

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Debbie Weston. (2nd ed.) --Chichester, West Sussex, UK: Wiley-Blackwell , c2013.
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Location
Online
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Author
Weston, Debbie
Responsibility
Debbie Weston
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
Chichester, West Sussex, UK
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Date of Publication
c2013
Physical Description
1 online resource (385 p.)
ISBN
9781118307717 (PDF ebook)
Subjects (MeSH)
Cross Infection - prevention & control
Hospitals
Infection Control - methods
Contents
The burden of healthcare associated infections, old and new disease threats, and the prevention and control of infection in different health settings -- The role of the infection prevention and control team -- Audit and surveillance -- The investigation of clusters, periods of increased incidence and outbreaks -- Microbial classification and structure -- The collection and transportation of specimens -- The microbiology laboratory -- Understanding the immune system and the nature and pathogenesis of infection -- Sepsis -- Antibiotics and the problem of resistance -- Isolation and cohort nursing -- Hand hygiene -- Personal protective equipment (PPE) -- The safe use and disposal of sharps -- Cleaning -- The management of invasive devices, including the prevention of blood-stream infections -- The prevention and management of catheter-associated urinary tract infections -- The prevention and management of surgical site infections -- The prevention and management of hospital and community -acquired pneumonia -- Staphylococcus aureus (including MRSA) -- Tuberculosis -- Clostridium difficile -- Norovirus -- Blood borne viruses.
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Geriatric Day Hospital

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Geriatric Day Hospital. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
0635
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This pamphlet gives information about the Geriatric Day Hospital (GDH) at the QEII. Topics include the services provided by GDH, attendance, medical care, family, transportation, medications, cost of the program, GDH closures and discharge. Contact information is also provided.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Geriatric Day Hospital
Alternate Title
Geriatric Day Hospital (GDH)
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (8 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Geriatrics
Hospitals
Subjects (LCSH)
Geriatrics
Hospitals
Specialty
Geriatrics
Abstract
This pamphlet gives information about the Geriatric Day Hospital (GDH) at the QEII. Topics include the services provided by GDH, attendance, medical care, family, transportation, medications, cost of the program, GDH closures and discharge. Contact information is also provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Geriatric Day Hospital, QEII, Halifax
Pamphlet Number
0635
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Goals of care : when you are very sick and/or dying in the hospital

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37320
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Department of Critical Care and Emergency Services, Nova Scotia Health Authoriity. QEII. Department of Medicine, Nova Scotia Health Authority. Legal Services. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
2208
Available Online
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The goal of any hospital stay is to help treat symptoms and make you feel better (if possible) by providing the best treatments and interventions possible. This pamphlet explains what to expect when you are very sick and/or dying, and are admitted to the hospital. It lists treatments that may be used and when they may be needed. A list of definitions is also provided.
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Department of Critical Care and Emergency Services
Nova Scotia Health Authoriity. QEII. Department of Medicine
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Legal Services
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (9 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Advance Care Planning
Subjects (LCSH)
Advance directives (Medical care)
Specialty
Hospitals
Abstract
The goal of any hospital stay is to help treat symptoms and make you feel better (if possible) by providing the best treatments and interventions possible. This pamphlet explains what to expect when you are very sick and/or dying, and are admitted to the hospital. It lists treatments that may be used and when they may be needed. A list of definitions is also provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Department of Critical Care and Emergency Services; Department of Medicine
Reviewed by: Legal Services, Nova Scotia Health
Pamphlet Number
2208
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Guide to Canadian healthcare facilities : volume 6 1998-1999

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat53460
Canadian Healthcare Association. --Ottawa, ON: CHA Press , 1998.
Call Number
WX 22 DC2 G91 1998
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WX 22 DC2 G91 1998
Corporate Author
Canadian Healthcare Association
Place of Publication
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
CHA Press
Date of Publication
1998
Physical Description
413 p.
ISSN
1195-0110
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospitals
Canada
Format
Book
Publication Type
Directory
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
2 weeks
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Guide to Canadian healthcare facilities : volume 8, 2000-2001

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat53459
Canadian Healthcare Association. --Ottawa, ON: CHA Press , 2000.
Call Number
WX 22 DC2 G91 2000
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WX 22 DC2 G91 2000
Corporate Author
Canadian Healthcare Association
Place of Publication
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
CHA Press
Date of Publication
2000
Physical Description
478 p.
ISSN
1195-0110
Subjects (MeSH)
Hospitals
Canada
Format
Book
Publication Type
Directory
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
2 weeks
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