Temporary service and facility closure notices from Nova Scotia Health Authority (Updated @ 10:30 a.m. on July 16, 2019)

If you have an emergency, please call 911 or visit the nearest emergency department. The Mental Health Crisis Line operates 24/7 at 1-888-429-8167

Nova Scotia Health Authority will be updating this page with information as it becomes available.

Information for Halifax area and West Hants (*This page does not provide temporary closure information for the IWK Health Centre)

Tuesday, July 16:

  • Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital's emergency department is closed today.
  • Musquodoboit Valley Memorial Hospital's collaborative emergency centre (CEC) emergency department and office re-open at 8 a.m. today.

Wednesday, July 17:

  • Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital's emergency department opens at 8 a.m. today.

 

Information for Cape Breton Island, Antigonish, Guysborough and Richmond Counties

Tuesday, July 16:

  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Thursday, July 18 at 8 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed for the month of July.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Wednesday, July 17:

  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Thursday, July 18 at 8 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed for the month of July.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Thursday, July 18:

  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department reopens at 8 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed for the month of July.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Friday, July 19:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed for the month of July.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Saturday, July 20:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed for the month of July.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Sunday, July 21:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed for the month of July.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Information for Colchester County and Municipality of East Hants, Cumberland County, and Pictou County

Tuesday, July 16

  • All Saints Springhill Hospital emergency department is closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital emergency department in Tatamagouche is closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • North Cumberland Memorial Hospital emergency department in Pugwash is closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • South Cumberland Community Care Centre emergency department in Parrsboro is closed from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Wednesday, July 17

  • North Cumberland Memorial Hospital emergency department in Pugwash is closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • South Cumberland Community Care Centre emergency department in Parrsboro is closed from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Thursday, July 18

  • All Saints Springhill Hospital emergency department is closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • North Cumberland Memorial Hospital emergency department in Pugwash is closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Friday, July 19

  • All Saints Springhill Hospital emergency department is closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Saturday, July 20

  • All Saints Springhill Hospital emergency department is closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital emergency department in Tatamagouche is closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • North Cumberland Memorial Hospital emergency department in Pugwash is closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • South Cumberland Community Care Centre emergency department in Parrsboro is closed from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

 

Information for Annapolis and Kings Counties, Digby, Shelburne and Yarmouth Counties, Lunenburg and Queens Counties

Tuesday, July 16

  • Annapolis Community Health Centre's collaborative emergency centre is closed today, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Eastern Kings Memorial Health Centre's X-Ray service is closed today.

Thursday, July 18

  • Annapolis Community Health Centre's collaborative emergency centre is closed today, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Eastern Kings Health Centre's X-Ray service is closed today.

Friday July 19

  • X-Ray services at Western Kings Memorial Health Centre are only available on Wednesdays, and closed Mondays and Fridays until September 6.

Saturday, July 20

  • The after hours clinic at Western Kings Memorial Health Centre is closed today, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sunday, July 21

  • Eastern Kings Memorial after hours walk-in clinic is closed today. It will be closed on Sundays until September 8.

Monday, July 22

  • X-Ray services at Western Kings Memorial Health Centre are only available on Wednesdays, and not open Mondays or Fridays until September 6.

Friday, July 26

  • X-Ray services at Western Kings Memorial Health Centre are only available on Wednesdays, and not open Mondays or Fridays until September 6.

Sunday, July 28

  • Eastern Kings Memorial after hours walk-in clinic is closed today. It will be closed on Sundays until September 8.

Monday, July 29

  • X-Ray services at Western Kings Memorial Health Centre are only available on Wednesdays, and closed Mondays and Fridays until September 6.

Friday, August 2

  • X-Ray services at Western Kings Memorial Health Centre are only available on Wednesdays, and closed Mondays and Fridays until September 6.