College Office Closure
The College is following public health recommendations and as such our office location is closed.
All essential services are being provided remotely by College staff. Essential services include: licensing physicians, addressing complaints, and responding to imminent patient safety concerns.
We are monitoring phone messages and email inquiries. We appreciate your patience in responding to your inquiry. For updated information from the College follow us on Twitter.
Hours of Operation
Monday to Friday
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Suite 400 – 175 Western Parkway
Bedford, Nova Scotia, B4B 0V1
Immediate Emergency Dial: 911
Access to a Family Physician Dial: 811
Public Inquiries call: 902- 421-2201
Public inquiries can include requesting information about: filing a complaint, referencing a professional standard or accessing medical records.
Reporting Sexual Misconduct call: 902- 406-8401
This is a confidential line to discuss concerns regarding sexual misconduct by physicians.
Communicating with College Staff
The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia is committed to communicating with you in a respectful, professional and civil manner. As such, we expect you to extend the same courtesy to our staff.
In an effort to ensure a safe and respectful workplace, the College will not accept abusive behaviour or communications towards our staff. This includes:
- demeaning or harassing comments;
- racist, discriminatory or obscene statements;
- sexual harassment; and
- intimidation, shouting and threats.
Behaviour of this kind may result in the College communicating with you only in writing or otherwise restricting future communications with you.
Thank you for your cooperation with our respectful workplace practices.