Temporary service and facility closure notices from Nova Scotia Health Authority (Updated @ 11:25 a.m. May 23, 2019)

 

If you have an emergency, please call 911 or visit the nearest emergency department. The Mental Health Crisis Line operates 24/7 at 1-888-429-8167

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)

Wednesday, May 22:

  • Musquodobit Valley Memorial Hospital's emergency department closed. It reopens on Thursday, May 23 at 8 a.m.

Information for Cape Breton Island, Antigonish, Guysborough and Richmond Counties

Thursday, May 23:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Friday, May 24:

  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Thursday, May 30 at 8 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Saturday, May 25:

  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Thursday, May 30 at 8 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Sunday, May 26:

  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Thursday, May 30 at 8 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Monday, May 27:

  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Thursday, May 30 at 8 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Tuesday, May 28:

  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Thursday, May 30 at 8 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Wednesday, May 29:

  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Thursday, May 30 at 8 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department reopens at 7 a.m.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Thursday, May 30:

  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department reopens at 8 a.m.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

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

Thursday, May 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.

Friday, May 24

  • 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.

Saturday, May 25

  • 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.

Sunday, May 26

  • 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.

Monday, May 27

  • All Saints Springhill Hospital emergency department 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, May 28

  • 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.

Wednesday, May 29

  • 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, May 30

  • 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.

Friday, May 31

  • 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.

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

Thursday, May 23

  • Annapolis Community Health Centre's collaborative emergency centre is closed today, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Roseway Hospital's emergency department is closed at 6 p.m. and reopens Friday, May 24, at 8 a.m.
  • X-ray service at Eastern Kings Memorial Hospital, Wolfville, is closed today. 

Friday, May 24

  • Annapolis Community Health Centre's collaborative emergency centre is closed today, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.