COVID-19 Resources for Nova Scotia Health Care Providers

For current information related to the care of pregnant patients and their newborns during the pandemic, please refer to the resources listed below:

Reproductive Care Program of Nova Scotia

COVID-19 Vaccination for Pregnant and Breastfeeding Individuals
Home Questionnaire for Pregnant COVID-19 Positive Patients
IWK – first trimester U/S COVID
Maternal Child Bulletins - as of January 24, 2022, these are no longer in use

Government of Nova Scotia

Laboratory services have been impacted by the pandemic. For current information and guidance on screening and testing, please follow the links provided:

IWK Health Centre (IWK) COVID-19 Information

Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA) Novel coronavirus (COVID-19)

Government of Canada Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)


Society of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists of Canada (SOGC)

SOGC COVID-19 resources
Note: Please check both the Latest News on the SOGC website landing page and the page devoted to COVID-19 resources.

Canadian Paediatric Society (CPS)

CPS COVID-19 resources for paediatricians
CPS COVID-19 information for families

Canadian Association of Perinatal & Women’s Health Nurses (CAPWHN)

CAPWHN Suggestions for the care of the perinatal population


Interim Nova Scotia Guidance: Prenatal care visits for low-risk women