Springhill ED OPEN- Thursday, November 16

Nova Scotia Health Authority wishes to advise the public that physician coverage has been secured for the emergency department at All Saints Springhill Collaborative Emergency Centre for Thursday, November 16 and the department will be OPEN from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. An advisory sent last week indicated the department would be closed.

The overnight coverage (8:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m.) provided by the registered nurse/oversight physician team will also be available as usual.

Those experiencing a medical emergency should always call 911. General health concerns can also be directed to HealthLink 811 where advice and information are available around the clock by simply dialing 811. The Mental Health Crisis Line operates 24/7 at 1-888-429-8167.

Anyone who is unclear on a proper course of action may also contact the Hospital at 902-597-3773 extension 1.
-- 30 –
Contact: Ann Keddy, Senior Communications Advisor, 902-664-6359