Nova Scotia is involved in several exciting health initiatives which provide unique opportunities for health care managers now and into the future. As well, there are opportunities in existing health care branches
which offer challenging careers for managers with various levels of experience. If you have managerial experience and are interested in the health care sector, take a look at the career opportunities available in Nova Scotia.
Nova Scotia has long been a favourite place for practicing medicine. It's moderate climate, beautiful scenery and abundant recreational opportunities complement excellent teaching and research facilities. Nova Scotia also offers
very attractive incentives for physicians interested in practicing in rural areas of the province. Take a look at the range of family physician and specialist positions now available in Nova Scotia.
Nova Scotia's health care administration opportunities represent a diverse mix of project-specific jobs as well as programs and services related administrative positions. Like our health care management opportunities,
many involve new and unique health initiatives that are now being developed. Take a look at the opportunities in health care administration which support the day to day operation of Nova Scotia's health care system.
The front lines of health care services provide some of the most rewarding job opportunities in Nova Scotia. The range of opportunities is diverse, and there is always a mix of casual, part-time and full-time positions available. Most of the jobs are in traditional acute care and
long term care settings, while a number of positions are found in new and unique health care settings. The following are career opportunities that are available in areas that provide quality health care to Nova Scotians.
As a major centre for education and research, it's no surprise that Nova Scotia has a lot to offer people looking for health-related professional and technical jobs. Several strategic initiatives are making Nova Scotia the
province to watch in terms of information technology and information management projects. Take a look at the career opportunities available in the specialized and technical areas of health care in the province.
Supporting the entire breadth of the health care sector in Nova Scotia are the thousands of maintenance and service jobs. Together these jobs help keep programs and services running safely so that other health care workers can
provide high quality health care to Nova Scotians, and minimize any potential for disruptions in service. Check below to find out what maintenance and services jobs are available across the province.
Nova Scotia District Health Authorities
Nova Scotia's health services are delivered by two health authorities the Nova Scotia Health Authority and the IWK. These health authorities deliver health care services to residents and are responsible for all hospitals, community health services, mental health services and public health programs in their districts.