The emergency department at Musquodoboit Valley Memorial Hospital will be closed Sunday May 14, from 2 to 8 p.m., due to physician availability. Please note that the emergency department will also be closed during the overnight hours, 8 p.m. to 8 a.m., as usual, reopening at 8 a.m. on Monday, May 15.
For 22 years, Moussa Saad smoked 20 cigarettes a day. Today, thanks to a Stop Smoking program offered by Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA) and Immigrant Services Association of Nova Scotia (ISANS), the Syrian refugee is a non-smoker.
Following one confirmed measles case at Central Nova Scotia Correctional Facility in Dartmouth earlier this week, Public Health has proceeded with some additional measures to help prevent further spread of measles.
Nova Scotia Health Authority wishes to advise the public that the emergency department at Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital will be closed due to a lack of physician coverage from 8 a.m. on Thursday through 8 a.m. on Friday.