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South West Health

Contact Name: Shirley Watson-Poole

 Are you seeking a health work/life balance or are you interested in maximizing your income? If so, we have the opportunity for you.....

South West Health, located on the south western tip of Nova Scotia, is one of nine district health authorities in the province. Our communities offer an abundance of rivers, lakes and white sand beaches for your recreational enjoyment. Transportation links include air travel to the USA and car ferry to New Brunswick.

The 80 physicians and 1,312 staff members of the South West Health provide health care services to 62,000 residents of Shelburne, Yarmouth and Digby Counties at three health care facilities:

    ● Roseway Hospital, Shelburne 
    ● Western Regional Health Centre, Yarmouth (includes Yarmouth Regional Hospital, Harbourside Lodge, Tidal View Manor, Veteran’s Place and Dalhousie University School of Nursing, Yarmouth Site)
   ● Digby General Hospital, Digby

In addition, the health authority is responsible for Mental Health, Public Health and Addiction Services throughout the district.

The modern 100-bed regional hospital includes state-of-the-art diagnostics (including MRI) and laboratory, specialist physicians, 7-bed ICU, renal dialysis unit, 10-bed inpatient psychiatric unit, 6-bed detox unit, 24/7 ER, respiratory services, cardiovascular program and new district cancer centre among other services.

60 Vancouver Street
Yarmouth Nova Scotia, Canada
B5A 2P5

Phone: 902-742-3541

Fax: 902-742-0369