Temporary closure at Twin Oaks Memorial Hospital's emergency department

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Musquodoboit Harbour, N.S. – The emergency department at Twin Oaks Memorial Hospital will be closed from 4 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, May 18 and from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, May 19 due to physician availability at the collaborative emergency centre.

For non-emergency health advice from a registered nurse, please call 811.

In the event of an emergency, please call 911 or visit the nearest emergency department.

The Mental Health Crisis Line operates 24/7 at 1-888-429-8167.

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