The IWK is committed to addressing the recommendations the Auditor General has identified in his performance audit report released earlier today.Continue Reading
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.Continue Reading
(For Immediate Release -- Halifax, NS) The Board of Directors of the IWK Health Centre is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Krista Jangaard as the health centre’s new president & CEO, effective immediately. Dr. Jangaard, who has acted as the interim president & CEO for the past year, was selected following a comprehensive national competition to fill the position on a permanent basis.Continue Reading
Approximately 375 breast surgeries will be performed annually at the IWK, with approximately 3,000 visits to the Breast Health Clinic.
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