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IWK partnering with emergency departments across the province to improve emergency care for children and youth

For Immediate Release – Halifax:  The IWK Emergency Department (ED) is working with emergency departments and collaborative emergency centres across the province to make it easier to provide high quality care to kids.  Each year over 95,000 children and youth in Nova Scotia need emergency care. Approximately 70 per cent of this emergency care is delivered at sites outside of the IWK Health Centre.  

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IWK program delivers confidence and community to parents

For Immediate Release – Halifax:  An IWK program is helping parents overcome common barriers in accessing health services. The Incredible Years, an evidence-based international program for parents, teaches techniques and strategies for improving social and emotional skills and reducing behaviour problems in children aged three to 12.

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IWK achieves highest possible commendation for standards of excellence

For Immediate Release – Halifax:  The IWK Health Centre is proud to announce that it has been Accredited with Exemplary Standing by Accreditation Canada, the major national accrediting body for health services organizations across Canada. The IWK met 98.8 per cent of the 2,969 standards reviewed by the independent body.

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IWK Annual Report 2017-2018 Video

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Dial for Dining

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The Power of a Parent's Touch

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