The latest from NHNSA

Safety Matters! Walking the Walk and Talking the Talk

New safety initiatives are improving the lives of both residents and workers. Safety Outcomes at the Annapolis County Municipal Housing Corporation (ACMHC – Mountain Lea Lodge and The Meadows ARC New safety initiatives are improving the lives of both residents and workers.

Improving Prescription Drug Safety for Canadian Seniors

Seniors are the heaviest users of prescriptions medicines in Canada. On average, two-thirds take 5 or more prescriptions drugs over the course of a year and one-quarter take 10 or more. It is estimated that as much as half of the medications given to seniors are taken incorrectly or are overprescribed, increasing the likelihood of… Read more »

Nova Scotia to Benefit from Influx of Nurses!

Nova Scotia getting Influx of Nurses! An infusion of medical skill from nurse practitioners and family practice nurses in 12 communities around Nova Scotia is being hailed as the cure for what ails the province’s health-care system. Click link to read more …