Glace Bay emergency room closure Sunday
GLACE BAY — The emergency department at the Glace Bay Hospital will be closed Sunday at 3 p.m. and reopen Monday at 7 a.m.
The emergency room will close again May 24 at 6 a.m. and reopen May 25 at 7 a.m. These closures are due to the unavailability of physicians to cover the shifts. Anyone with an emergency is advised to call 911 or go to the nearest open emergency department. For non-emergency health advice from a registered nurse call 811. The provincial Mental Health Crisis Line operates 24/7 at 1-888429-8167.