Temporary closures at Glace Bay Hospital emergency department
GLACE BAY — The Glace Bay Hospital emergency department will be closed several upcoming dates:
• Closed today at 3 p.m. and reopen Saturday at 7 p.m.
• Closed Sunday at 3 p.m. and reopen Monday at 7 a.m.
• Closed Monday at 3 p.m. and reopen Tuesday 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 1-888-429-8167.