Temporary service and facility closure notices from Nova Scotia Health Authority (Updated @ 8:33 a.m., April 20, 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)

Thursday, April 18:

  • The walk-in STI clinic at the QEII's Dickson Building is cancelled.

Information for Cape Breton County, Northern and Central Inverness County and Victoria County, Guysborough, Antigonish and Richmond Counties and the southern portion of Inverness County

Thursday, Apr. 18:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.

Friday, Apr. 19:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.
  • New Waterford Consolidated Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Tuesday, Apr. 23 at 7 a.m.
  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Tuesday, Apr. 23 at 8 a.m.

Saturday, Apr. 20:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.
  • New Waterford Consolidated Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Tuesday, Apr. 23 at 7 a.m.
  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Tuesday, Apr. 23 at 8 a.m.
  • Strait Richmond Hospital's emergency department closes at 7 a.m. It reopens on Monday, Apr. 22 at 8 a.m.

Sunday, Apr. 21:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.
  • New Waterford Consolidated Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Tuesday, Apr. 23 at 7 a.m.
  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Tuesday, Apr. 23 at 8 a.m.
  • Strait Richmond Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Monday, Apr. 22 at 8 a.m.

Monday, Apr. 22:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.
  • New Waterford Consolidated Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Tuesday, Apr. 23 at 7 a.m.
  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Tuesday, Apr. 23 at 8 a.m.
  • Strait Richmond Hospital's emergency department reopens at 8 a.m.

Tuesday, Apr. 23:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.
  • New Waterford Consolidated Hospital's emergency department reopens at 7 a.m.
  • Northside General Hospital's emergency department reopens at 8 a.m.

Wednesday, Apr. 24:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.
  • Strait Richmond Hospital's emergency department closes at 7 a.m. It reopens on Thursday, Apr. 25 at 8 a.m.

Thursday, Apr. 25:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.
  • Strait Richmond Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on thursday, Apr. 25 at 8 a.m.

Friday, Apr. 26:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.

Saturday, Apr. 27:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.

Sunday, Apr. 28:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.

Monday, Apr. 29:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.

Tuesday, Apr. 30:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.

Wednesday, May 1:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.

Thursday, May 2:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.

Friday, May 3:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.

Saturday, May 4:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.

Sunday, May 5:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.

Monday, May 6:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.

Tuesday, May 7:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.

Wednesday, May 8:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.

Thursday, May 9:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.

Friday, May 10:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.

Saturday, May 11:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department is closed. It reopens on Wednesday, May 29 at 7 a.m.

 

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

Thursday, April 18

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

Friday, April 19

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

Saturday, April 20

  • 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.

Sunday, April 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.
  • 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, April 22

  • 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.

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

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

Thursday, April 25

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

Friday, April 26

  • 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, April 27

  • 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.

 

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

Saturday, April 20

  • Annapolis Collaborative Emergency Centre (CEC) at Annapolis Community Health Centre is closed from 8:00 a.m. and reopening at 8:00 p.m.
  • Fisherman's Memorial Hospital Emergency Department in Lunenburg is closed at 10:00 a.m. and reopening on Sunday, April 21 at 8:00 a.m

Sunday, April 20

  • Fisherman's Memorial Hospital Emergency Department re-opens at 8:00 a.m. 

Monday, April 22

  • Soldiers Memorial Hospital, Middleton, emergency department is closed at 2 p.m., and reopens Tuesday, April 23, at 8 a.m.

Tuesday, April 22

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