The Emergency Department at the Glace Bay Hospital will be closed Friday, Feb. 16 at 3 p.m. It reopens on Sunday, Feb. 18 at 7 a.m. The department will also be closed on Monday, Feb. 19 at 3 p.m. and will reopen on Tuesday, Feb. 20 at 7 a.m.
Visitor restrictions are lifted on the Rehabilitation Unit at Harbourview Hospital in Sydney Mines. The restrictions were put in place last week to help limit the spread of flu-like illness among patients on the 21-bed unit.
Today, the Aberdeen Health Foundation manages an endowment in excess of $40 million. With careful stewardship, the endowment provides $1to $1.5 million annually for enhancements to health care in Pictou County.