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Virtual Health Care

Updated: December 13, 2021 / 12:16 PM

General Virtual Care Appointments

To support the IWK’s ongoing planning and response to the COVID-19 pandemic, whenever possible and appropriate IWK health care professionals may schedule virtual care appointments with patients over the phone or using Zoom Health.

Patients and families who may qualify for a virtual care appointment will be contacted by their respective clinic or care provider.

More information about Zoom for Healthcare and Virtual Care can be found here Virtual Care | Nova Scotia Health Authority (