Saint Martha’s Regional Hospital Foundation (SMRHF) is pleased to announce the Sobey Foundation has made a transformative $1 million gift in support of cardiorespiratory care at the Hospital. In recognition of the gift, the cardio and respiratory services will be named Sobey Cardiorespiratory Services.   Frank Sobey, Chair of the Sobey Foundation, along with Joe MacDonald, Past Chair of the SMRHF, and Steve Smith, Chair of

A new palliative care unit at St Martha’s Regional Hospital in Antigonish was officially opened today. The renovation, which began in January, 2018, created a six-bed palliative care unit. Click here to read the full press release See video here:

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Oncology News

  We are fortunate to have a collaborative oncology, palliative care team at St. Martha’s Regional Hospital. Working together, they have recognized an issue, did a study that corrected the issue, and are developing the study into a research project that may change communication strategies in cancer care throughout Nova Scotia. The fourth floor of St. Martha’s Regional Hospital is a special place. The Community Based

Palliative Care Unit Announced

  CONSTRUCTION TO BEGIN ON A NEW PALLIATIVE CARE UNIT AT ST MARTHA’S REGIONAL HOSPITAL   Nova Scotia Health Authority has approved the establishment of a new palliative care inpatient unit at St Martha’s Regional Hospital in Antigonish. Tate Construction has been awarded the contract and renovations to create the new unit will begin in January, 2018.   “This unit will fulfill a

Fall Newsletter 2017