Temporary closure at New Waterford hospital
NEW WATERFORD — The emergency department at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital will be closed today. There are no doctors available to cover the shift but it is an- ticipated it will reopen at 7 a.m. on Thursday. The emergency department at the New Waterford hospital is currently not open evenings, overnights, Sundays or Mondays and it is expected to stay that way. People are advised to call 911 in the case of an emergency or visit the nearest open emergency department. A registered nurse for non-emergency health advice can be reached by dialing 811. For mental health emergencies, please call the crisis line at 1-888-429-8167.