SHELBURNE, N.S. – The Nova Scotia Health Authority is reporting more Roseway Hospital emergency department closures during the period of Dec. 26 and Dec. 29.
The schedule is as follows:
• Tuesday, Dec. 26, closing at 5 p.m. and reopening Wednesday, Dec. 27, at 8 a.m.
• Wednesday, Dec. 27, closing at 5 p.m. and reopening Thursday, Dec. 28, at 8 a.m.
• Thursday, Dec. 28, closing at 5 p.m. and reopening Friday, Dec. 29 at 8 a.m.
This is due to physician unavailability, according to the health authority.
If you have an emergency call 911 or visit the nearest emergency department. For non-emergency health advice from a registered nurse, call 811. The Mental Health Crisis Line operates 24/7 at 1-888-429-8167.
These closures come in addition to others the health authority had previously announced for the period of Dec. 22-25, again listing physician unavailbility as the reason.