Change in Hours Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital CEC Emergency Department

Change in Hours
Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital CEC Emergency Department

Nova Scotia Health Authority is advising the public that the emergency department at Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital Collaborative Emergency Centre in Tatamagouche is changing its hours, effective October 2.

Beginning Monday, the Emergency Department will be open from 8 am to 4 pm, Monday -Friday, and 8 am to 8 pm on Saturday and Sunday. The overnight coverage (8 pm to 8 am) provided by the registered nurse and paramedic will be available as usual.

Between 5 and 7 pm on Monday to Friday, the physicians and nurse will see patients of the LFMH Primary Health Care After Hours Clinic with booked appointments.

Those experiencing a medical emergency should always call 911. General health concerns can also be directed to HealthLink where advice and information are available around the clock by simply dialing 811. The Mental Health Crisis Line operates 24/7 at 1-888-429-8167.

Contact: Eileen MacIsaac, Communications, 902-759-4668