The Emergency Department at Victoria County Memorial Hospital in Baddeck will be closed on Monday, Apr. 23 at 8 a.m. It reopens on Tuesday, Apr. 24 at 8 a.m. The department will also be closed on Thursday, Apr. 26 at 8 a.m.; reopening on Friday, Apr. 27 at 8 a.m.
new digital radiography unit at Queens General Hospital will improve patient comfort and offer better image quality.
“In addition to improved imaging quality, our new state-of-the-art digital X-ray machine will allow us to perform more procedures in a shorter amount of time, which reduces radiation exposure and improves efficiency. A digital system is easier to operate, and, with ceiling suspended design, is easier to maneuver and better ergonomically for our staff,” said Terry Sansford, manager of diagnostic imaging.