UNEXPECTED TEMPORARY CLOSURE AT EASTERN SHORE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, March 8 at 7p.m.
The Emergency Department at Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital in Sheet Harbour will be closed on March 8th at 7p.m.
The department reopens on Friday March 9 at 7 a.m.
This unexpected closure is due to the unavailability of an registered nurse to cover the shift.
If you have an emergency, please call 911 or go to the nearest open emergency department. For non-emergency health advice from a registered nurse, please call 811. The provincial Mental Health Crisis Line operates 24/7 at 1-888-429-8167.