New Waterford Consolidated Emergency Department Temporary Closures

The Emergency Department at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital will be:

CLOSED: Wednesday, Aug. 9
REOPENS: Thursday, Aug. 10 at 7 a.m.

CLOSED: Friday, Aug. 11
REOPENS: Saturday, Aug. 12 at 7 a.m.

These closures are due to the unavailability of physicians to cover the shifts. Please note, that the Emergency Department is not open in the evenings, overnight or on Sundays and Mondays.

If you have an emergency, please call 911 or go to the nearest open emergency department. For non-emergency health advice from a registered nurse, please call 811. The provincial Mental Health Crisis Line operates 24/7 at 1-888-429-8167.

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Media Contact:
Lynn Gilbert
Communications & Public Relations
Phone: 902-567-7760
Cell: 902-565-9078
Toll Free: 1-844-483-3344
Lynn.Gilbert@nshealth.ca