Buchanan Memorial Community Health Centre is a short-term care facility located in Neil’s Harbour. It serves the communities of Neil’s Harbor, Dingwall, Bay St Lawrence, Meat Cove, Ingonish and surrounding areas.
Please note: There are currently visitor restrictions in place due to COVID-19. Please visit http://www.nshealth.ca/coronavirus-home/nova-scotia-health-visitor-rest… for up-to-date information.
Visitors are welcome daily between the hours of 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. according to patient preference and care needs.
*Learn more about NSHA's Family Presence Policy, which welcomes up to two people named by the patient to be their family or primary support person/people.
WiFi and Internet Access
There is free public Wifi. To request access, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org requesting connection information. There will be an automated reply with the information required.
Spiritual Spaces and Quiet Rooms
The chapel is located on the nursing unit.
Blood Collection Location
Specimen Testing Dropoff Site
Emergency Care Site
The emergency department is located at the front of the hospital and is open 24 hours a day.
If you need help immediately, call 911.
To access the mental health mobile crisis team call 902-429-8167 or toll-free at 1-888-429-8167. This is a 24 hour, seven days a week phone service to help you or your loved one cope with mental health and addiction challenges in the moment.
Mobile Primary Care Units
Appointments are required for this clinic. Please call 1-902-285-4297. Phone lines open at 1:30 on Monday, December 11 for same-day appointment booking.
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Auxiliaries and Foundations
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