Temporary service and facility closure notices from Nova Scotia Health Authority (Updated @ 9:35 p.m. on June 18, 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)

Monday, June 17:.

  • The emergency department at Twin Oaks Memorial Hospital's collaborative emergency centre (CEC) is closed from 3 to 7 p.m. today.
  • Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital's emergency department remains closed and  re-opens at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, June 18.

Tuesday, June 18:.

  • Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital's emergency department re-opens at 8 a.m. today and closes at 8 p.m. tonight.

Wednesday, June 19:.

  • Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital's emergency department remains closed and  re-opens at 8 a.m. on Thursday, June 20.

Thursday, June 20:.

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

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

Thursday, June 13:

  • Victoria County Memorial Hospita's emergency department will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, June 26 at 7 a.m.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Friday, June 14:

  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, June 19 at 8 a.m.
  • New Waterford Consolidated Hospital's emergency department closes at 12 p.m. It reopens on Tuesday, June 18 at 7 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, June 26 at 7 a.m.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Saturday, June 15:

  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, June 19 at 8 a.m.
  • New Waterford Consolidated Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Tuesday, June 18 at 7 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, June 26 at 7 a.m.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Sunday, June 16:

  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, June 19 at 8 a.m.
  • New Waterford Consolidated Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Tuesday, June 18 at 7 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, June 26 at 7 a.m.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Monday, June 17:

  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, June 19 at 8 a.m.
  • New Waterford Consolidated Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Tuesday, June 18 at 7 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, June 26 at 7 a.m.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Tuesday, June 18:

  • New Waterford Consolidated Hospital's emergency reopens at 7 a.m.
  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, June 19 at 8 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, June 26 at 7 a.m.
  • Eastern Memorial Hospital's emergency department is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and closed overnight.

Wednesday, June 19:

  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department reopens at 8 a.m.
  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, June 26 at 7 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, June 13

  • 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.

Friday, June 14

  • 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, June 15

  • North Cumberland Memorial Hospital emergency department in Pugwash will be closed from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. ( 4 hours only)
  • Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital emergency department in Tatamagouche will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Sunday, June 16

  • 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.
  • Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital emergency department in Tatamagouche will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Monday, June 17

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

Tuesday, June 18

  • Lillian Fraser Memorial Hosptial in Tatamagouche will not have X-Ray services available due to routine maintenance. Regular services will resume June 19.
  • 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, June 19

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

Thursday, June 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..

Friday, June 21

  • 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, June 22

  • 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.

 

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

Tuesday, June 18

  • Annapolis Community Health Centre's collaborative emergency centre is closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Roseway Hospital's emergency department is closed at 6 p.m. and reopens tomorrow, Wednesday, June 19 at 8 a.m.

Wednesday, June 19

  • Roseway Hospital's emergency department opens at 8 a.m.

Thursday, June 20

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