Temporary service and facility closure notices from Nova Scotia Health Authority (Updated @ 8:30 a.m. May 26, 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)

Saturday, May 25:

  • Musquodoboit Valley Memorial Hospital's collaborative emergency centre and office are closed today and will re-open Sunday, May 26.

Sunday, May 26:

  • Musquodoboit Valley Memorial Hospital's collaborative emergency centre and office re-open today at 8 a.m..

Monday, May 27:

  • Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital's emergency department closes at 8 a.m. and re-opens on Tuesday, May 28 at 8 a.m.

Tuesday, May 28:

  • Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital's emergency department closes re-opens at 8 a.m.

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

Saturday, May 25:

  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Thursday, May 30 at 8 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Sunday, May 26:

  • New Waterford Consoldidated Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.
  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Thursday, May 30 at 8 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Monday, May 27:

  • New Waterford Consoldidated Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.
  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Thursday, May 30 at 8 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Tuesday, May 28:

  • New Waterford Consoldidated Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.
  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Thursday, May 30 at 8 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Wednesday, May 29:

  • New Waterford Consoldidated Hospital's emergency department reopens at 7 a.m.
  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Thursday, May 30 at 8 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department reopens at 7 a.m.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Thursday, May 30:

  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department reopens at 8 a.m.
  • 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

Saturday, May 25

  • Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital emergency department in Tatamagouche will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • North Cumberland Memorial Hospital emergency department in Pugwash will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • South Cumberland Community Care Centre emergency department in Parrsboro will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
  • The Adult Day Program at 5008 Main Street, Oxford in Cumberland County is cancelled due a town waterline break. Services to resume Wednesday, May 29. 

Sunday, May 26

  • Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital emergency department in Tatamagouche will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • North Cumberland Memorial Hospital emergency department in Pugwash will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • South Cumberland Community Care Centre emergency department in Parrsboro will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
  • The Adult Day Program at 5008 Main Street, Oxford in Cumberland County is cancelled due a town waterline break. Services to resume Wednesday, May 29. 

Monday, May 27

  • All Saints Springhill Hospital emergency department will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • South Cumberland Community Care Centre emergency department in Parrsboro will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
  • The Adult Day Program at 5008 Main Street, Oxford in Cumberland County is cancelled due a town waterline break. Services to resume Wednesday, May 29. 

Tuesday, May 28

  • All Saints Springhill Hospital emergency department will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • North Cumberland Memorial Hospital emergency department in Pugwash will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • South Cumberland Community Care Centre emergency department in Parrsboro will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
  • The Adult Day Program at 5008 Main Street, Oxford in Cumberland County is cancelled due a town waterline break. Services to resume Wednesday, May 29. 

Wednesday, May 29

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

Thursday, May 30

  • All Saints Springhill Hospital emergency department will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital emergency department in Tatamagouche will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • North Cumberland Memorial Hospital emergency department in Pugwash will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Friday, May 31

  • Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital emergency department in Tatamagouche will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • North Cumberland Memorial Hospital emergency department in Pugwash will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

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

Saturday, May 25

  • Annapolis Community Health Centre's collaborative emergency centre is closed today from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Fishermen's Memorial Hospital is open reduced hours today, open from 7:30 to 2 p.m.

Sunday, May 26

  • Roseway Hospital's emergency department is closed from 6 a.m. and reopens Tuesday, May 28, at 8 p.m.
  • Annapolis Community Health Centre's collaborative emergency centre is closed from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Fishermen's Memorial Hospital is closed today, and will reopen Monday, May 27 at 7:30 a.m.

Monday, May 27

  • Roseway Hospital's emergency department is closed today, and reopens Tuesday, May 28, at 8 p.m.
  • Fishermen's Memorial Hospital reopens at 7:30 a.m.

Tuesday, May 28

  • Roseway Hospital's emergency department opens at 8 p.m.
  • Annapolis Community Health Centre's collaborative emergency centre is closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Thursday, May 30

  • Annapolis Community Health Centre's collaborative emergency centre is closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.