Glace Bay Hospital Emergency Department Temporary Closure

The Emergency Department at the Glace Bay Hospital will be closed on Saturday, Jan. 7 beginning at 3 p.m.

The department reopens on Sunday, Jan. 8 at 7 a.m.

This closure is due to the unavailability of physicians to cover the shift.

If you have an emergency, please call 911 or go to the nearest open emergency department. For non-emergency health advice from a registered nurse, please call 811. The provincial Mental Health Crisis Line operates 24/7 at 1-888-429-8167.

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Media Contact:
Lynn Gilbert
Communications & Public Relations
Phone: 902-567-7760
Cell: 902-565-9078
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Lynn.Gilbert@nshealth.ca