Visitor restrictions are currently in place on the Veterans Unit at Fishermen’s Memorial Hospital. These restrictions have been put in place to help limit the spread of a gastrointestinal illness among residents on the unit.
The walk-in x-ray service at Sacred Heart Community Health Centre in Cheticamp will be out of service on Thursday, Apr. 26 and Friday, Apr. 27 due to unavailability of staff. The service will resume on Monday, Apr. 30.
The Emergency Department at Victoria County Memorial Hospital in Baddeck will be open on Thursday, Apr. 26. It was previously announced that the department would be closed that day but a physician has come forward to fill the shift.
More people in Digby, Shelburne and Yarmouth counties can receive specialized health care services closer to home thanks to collaboration, careful planning and a generous contribution from a Clare community group to the Yarmouth Hospital Foundation. A new urology program began serving patients from across the tri-counties at Yarmouth Regional Hospital in January.