The Emergency Department at the Northside General Hospital in North Sydney will be closed Saturday, Sept. 29, Sunday, Sept. 30, Monday, Oct. 1 and Tuesday, Oct. 2. It reopens on Wednesday, Oct. 3 at 8 a.m.
It’s Monday morning, and Katie Meisner already has two, growing “to do” lists to keep her week on track. The physician recruitment consultant for NSHA’s central zone (Halifax Regional Municipality, Eastern Shore and West Hants areas) will wear many hats this week, including physician liaison, chauffeur, and real estate agent – and she knows there is a lot at stake.
Community health partners in Eastern Zone are welcoming nursing mothers to participate in a world breastfeeding challenge and they’re hoping the public will attend to support the events, which kick off World Breastfeeding Week, Sept. 29- Oct. 7.