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Dental Clinics Don’t Qualify for COVID-19 Small Business Grant in Nova Scotia

April 17, 2020
by Global News

The COVID-19 pandemic has hurt small businesses across Nova Scotia, forcing many to change its business plan or to close altogether.

In a step to ease the financial burden, the provincial government rolled out the COVID-19 small business impact grant to help businesses during the public emergency.

But not all small businesses qualify.

Dental clinics were excluded from receiving the grant and lumped into a group of other ineligible health care providers, like physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, pharmacies and paramedics.

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