Temporary telephone outages at facilities in Baddeck and Cheticamp

Victoria County Memorial Hospital in Baddeck and Sacred Heart Community Health Centre in Cheticamp are experiencing temporary telephone outages. The sites cannot receive or make calls.

Nova Scotia Health is aware of the outages and is working to correct them. Both facilities remain open.

Anyone with urgent medical needs should call 911.

For general health advice and information call 811, which is a service offered 24 hours a day, seven days a week by experienced registered nurses.

The provincial Mental Health Crisis Line can also be reached 24/7 by calling 1-888-429-8167.

Nova Scotia Health appreciates your patience and cooperation during these temporary outages. An update will be provided when the outages are resolved.

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Provincial media line: 1-844-483-3344 or NSHAmedia@nshealth.ca