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NS Health mobile primary care clinic coming to Yarmouth

By Jakob Postlewaite Dec 1, 2022 | 4:17 PM

Nova Scotia Health’s mobile primary care clinic will be in Yarmouth this weekend.

It’s being held on Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. at the Harbour South Medical Centre.

A pre-appointment is not needed.

Types of concerns that may be addressed at the mobile primary care clinic include:

  • Prescription refills or renewals (except for controlled substances)
  • Minor respiratory symptoms
  • Sore throat
  • Earaches
  • Fever
  • Headache
  • Rashes
  • Minor gastrointestinal concerns (vomiting and diarrhea)
  • Cough, flu, or cold symptoms
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Muscle pain

The clinic cannot address urgent or life-threatening concerns. You will need to call 911 if you are experiencing any of the following:

  • Stroke/facial weakness
  • New onset of weakness
  • Heart attack/chest pain or tightness
  • Unable to wake/unconscious
  • Sudden onset of severe headache or confusion
  • Seizure and/or severe head injury
  • Major assault
  • Severe difficulty breathing or trouble speaking
  • Uncontrolled or severe bleeding
  • Major trauma such as loss of limb or laceration
  • Severe allergic reaction
  • Severe burns

Nova Scotia Health asks that you have your health card and a list of your medications ready.


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