Springhill ED Temporary Closure - May 23
Nova Scotia Health Authority wishes to advise the public the emergency department at All Saints Springhill Collaborative Emergency Centre will be CLOSED today:
• Wednesday, May 23 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
This closure is due to a lack of nursing coverage.
A reminder as well that due to a lack of physician coverage, the department will also be closed later this week:
• Thursday, May 24 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
• Saturday, May 26 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
The overnight coverage (8:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m.) provided by the registered nurse/oversight physician team will be available as usual.
Those experiencing a medical emergency should always call 911. General health concerns can also be directed to HealthLink 811 where advice and information are available around the clock by simply dialing 811. The Mental Health Crisis Line operates 24/7 at 1-888-429-8167.
Anyone who is unclear on a proper course of action may also contact the Hospital at 902-597-3773 extension 1.
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Contact: Ann Keddy, Senior Communications Advisor, 902-664-6359