Services being enhanced despite psychiatrist’s exit, Vienneau says

NEW GLASGOW — The remaining local psychiatrist says service is being strengthened despite the departure of the area’s other psychiatrist. Dr. Theresa Vienneau, who practises in New Glasgow but is also the Nova Scotia Health Authority’s department head of psychiatry for the Northern Zone that includes hospitals in New Glasgow, Truro and Amherst, acknowledged the...

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One year later… Mental Health unit still closed

A lot can change in a year: A new prime minister, the refusal  of county-wide amalgamation… A year ago today, August 3, the inpatient clinic in the Aberdeen Hospital closed for what was initially to be a three-month closure. After a year, it  has yet to re-open and discussions are still ongoing. “The three south...

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