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IWK Health Centre is expected to be fully operational tomorrow, Monday, January 21, 2019

A winter storm is currently affecting the Halifax region, today, Sunday, January 20.

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Statement from the IWK Regarding the Office of the Auditor General’s Performance Audit (Chapter 2)

The IWK is committed to addressing the recommendations the Auditor General has identified in his performance audit report released earlier today.

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Breast Density

The Nova Scotia Breast Screening program at the IWK Health Centre encourages Nova Scotia women to get regular mammograms and reminds them that breast density information is available following mammograms. Currently, women can ask their primary care provider to request their breast density be reported to them following their mammogram.

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Breast Health

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Approximately 375 breast surgeries will be performed annually at the IWK, with approximately 3,000 visits to the Breast Health Clinic.

Find out more about our Breast Health Clinic