Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital's emergency department will be closed on Monday, April 9, at 8 a.m. until 8 a.m. on April 10. This closure is due to the unavailability of a physician to cover the shift.
The Emergency Department at the Glace Bay Hospital will be closed on Sunday, Apr. 8 at 3 p.m. It reopens on Monday, Apr. 9 at 7 a.m. The department will also be closed on Tuesday, Apr. 10 at 3 p.m.; reopening on Wednesday, Apr. 11 at 7 a.m. It will also be closed on Wednesday, Apr. 11 at 3 p.m.; reopening on Thursday, Apr. 12 at 7 a.m.
Visitor restrictions are lifted on Unit 5E, an acute care medical unit at Northside General Hospital in North Sydney. The restrictions were put in place in March to help limit the spread of respiratory illness among patients on the 15-bed unit.
Visitor restrictions have been lifted on the medical surgery unit at South Shore Regional Hospital. The restrictions were put in place late last week to help limit the spread of a gastrointestinal illness among patients on the unit.