Please be advised the emergency department at Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital will be closed on Monday, July 29, 2018 at 8 a.m. until Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at 8 a.m. due to a temporary lack of physician coverage.
The Emergency Department at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital will be closed on Tuesday, July 31 and will reopen on Wednesday, Aug. 1 at 7 a.m. The department will also be closed on Saturday, Aug. 4 and will reopen on Tuesday, Aug. 7 at 7 a.m.
Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA) researchers at the QEII Health Sciences Centre have received a $1.4 million grant towards eliminating the Hepatitis C virus (HCV) in the province. The grant, from Gilead Sciences Inc., SCALE (SCreening Access and Linkage to carE) program, supports a project initiated and led by principal investigator Dr. Lisa Barrett.