The Emergency Department at the Glace Bay Hospital will be open on Monday, Jan. 2 during the day. It was previously announced that the department would be closed for the dayshift and nightshift but a physician has come forward to fill the dayshift. The Department’s remaining closures are: Sunday, Jan. 1 at 6 a.m. until Monday, Jan. 2 at 7 a.m.; Monday, Jan. 2 at 3 p.m. until Tuesday, Jan. 3 at 7 a.m. and Tuesday, Jan. 3 at 3 p.m. until Wednesday, Jan. 4 at 7 a.m.
Most programs and services at Yarmouth Regional Hospital are operating normally following flood damage. Some offices located in Building B – the middle building of Yarmouth Regional Hospital – have been moved to other places in the hospital or the community.