Temporary service and facility closure notices from Nova Scotia Health Authority (Updated @ 2:30 p.m., March 19, 2019)

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Nova Scotia Health Authority will be updating this page with information as it becomes available.

Information for Halifax area and West Hants (*This page does not provide temporary closure information for the IWK Health Centre)

Monday, March 18:

  • Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital's emergency department closes at 8 a.m. and re-opens at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, March 19.
  • Musquodoboit Valley Memorial Hospital’s collaborative emergency centre (CEC) re-opens at 8 a.

Tuesday, March 19:

  • Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital's emergency department re-opens at 8 a.m.

Monday, March 25:

  • Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital's diagnostic imaging  department is closed for renovations.  It re-opens on Monday April 1.

Tuesday, March 26:

  • Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital's diagnostic imaging  department is closed for renovations.  It re-opens on Monday April 1.

Wednesday, March 27:

  • Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital's diagnostic imaging  department is closed for renovations.  It re-opens on Monday April 1.

Thursday, March 28:

  • Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital's diagnostic imaging  department is closed for renovations.  It re-opens on Monday April 1.

Friday, March 29:

  • Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital's diagnostic imaging  department is closed for renovations.  It re-opens on Monday April 1.

Information for Cape Breton County, Northern and Central Inverness County and Victoria County, Guysborough, Antigonish and Richmond Counties and the southern portion of Inverness County

Tuesday, Mar. 19:

  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Monday, Mar. 25 at 8 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Monday, Mar. 25 at 7 a.m.

Wednesday, Mar. 20:

  • Strait Richmond Hospital's emergency department closes at 7 a.m. It reopens on Thursday, Mar. 21 at 8 a.m.
  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Monday, Mar. 25 at 8 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Monday, Mar. 25 at 7 a.m.

Thursday, Mar. 21:

  • Strait Richmond Hospital's emergency department reopens at 8 a.m.
  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Monday, Mar. 25 at 8 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Monday, Mar. 25 at 7 a.m.

Friday, Mar. 22:

  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Monday, Mar. 25 at 8 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Monday, Mar. 25 at 7 a.m.

Saturday, Mar. 23:

  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Monday, Mar. 25 at 8 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Monday, Mar. 25 at 7 a.m.

Sunday, Mar. 24:

  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Monday, Mar. 25 at 8 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Monday, Mar. 25 at 7 a.m.

Monday, Mar. 25:

  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department reopens at 8 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department reopens at 7 a.m.

Information for Colchester County and Municipality of East Hants, Cumberland County, and Pictou County

Monday, March 18

  • North Cumberland Memorial Hospital emergency department in Pugwash will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • South Cumberland Community Care Centre emergency department in Parrsboro will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Tuesday, March 19

  • All Saints Springhill Hospital emergency department will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital emergency department in Tatamagouche will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • North Cumberland Memorial Hospital emergency department in Pugwash will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • South Cumberland Community Care Centre emergency department in Parrsboro will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Wednesday, March 20

  • All Saints Springhill Hospital emergency department will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • North Cumberland Memorial Hospital emergency department in Pugwash will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • South Cumberland Community Care Centre emergency department in Parrsboro will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Thursday, March 21

  • North Cumberland Memorial Hospital emergency department in Pugwash will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • South Cumberland Community Care Centre emergency department in Parrsboro will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Friday, March 22

  • North Cumberland Memorial Hospital emergency department in Pugwash will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Saturday, March 23

  • All Saints Springhill Hospital emergency department will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • North Cumberland Memorial Hospital emergency department in Pugwash will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Information for Annapolis and Kings Counties, Digby, Shelburne and Yarmouth Counties, Lunenburg and Queens Counties

Tuesday, March 19

  • Roseway Hospital's emergency department opens at 8 a.m.
  • Roseway Hospital's emergency department is closed at 6 p.m., until Wednesday, March 20 at 9 a.m.
  • Annapolis Community Health Centre's Collaborative Emergency Centre (CEC) is closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Soldiers Memorial Hospital, Middleton, emergency department is closed from 5 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Wednesday, March 20

  • Roseway Hospital's emergency department opens at 9 a.m.
  • Roseway Hospital's emergency department is closed at 6 p.m. until Thursday, March 21 at 8 a.m.

Thursday, March 21

  • Annapolis Community Health Centre's Collaborative Emergency Centre (CEC) is closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Roseway Hospital's emergency department opens at 8 a.m.

Friday, March 22

  • Annapolis Community Health Centre's Collaborative Emergency Centre (CEC) is closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.