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We are proud to represent dedicated leaders who are committed to building a community of practice through safe, high quality standards of care, innovative practices with outcomes that are person-centred.  

Members rely on us to represent and communicate their needs and interests to government and to use our collective voice to influence policies that result in equitable and sustainable funding of programs and services for all residents in Nursing Homes throughout Nova Scotia.

We provide all members with opportunities to network, learn from each other, provide direct input on advocacy issues that are important to them and to explore new and innovative approaches to providing quality care to Nova Scotians.

Membership Benefits

NETWORKING: Share best practices; learn and grow together in the provision of care.

INNOVATION: Explore expert approaches through applied research, and participate in design and development of solutions.

COLLABORATION: Affect change by working together to build a community of practice and influence government policy.

EDUCATION: Transfer knowledge through member workshops, information sessions and special events.

MEMBERSHIP PORTAL: Access up-to-date information and shared documents on website.

CONFERENCE PARTICIPATION: First right to attend, exhibit and or sponsor NHNSA quarterly meetings and annual events.

Membership Levels

Primary Nursing Home Membership

Individual nursing homes holding a valid Department of Health and Wellness license to operate in the delivery of quality care in Nova Scotia.

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Associate Membership

Non-profit organizations or person wishing to support and advance the Nursing Homes of Nova Scotia Association through active advocacy and education.

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Corporate Membership

Companies and businesses with an interest in the activities of the Nursing Homes of Nova Scotia Association that market/sell products and services to provider members.

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