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.
The Emergency Department at the Glace Bay Hospital will be closed on Thursday, May 11 at 3 p.m.; reopening on Saturday, May 13 at 7 a.m. It will also be closed on Sunday, May 14 at 6 a.m.; reopening on Monday, May 15 at 7 a.m.
Exposure to measles has been confirmed at Central Nova Scotia Correctional Facility in Burnside. This was following investigation of a single confirmed measles case, in which the person had been present at the facility.