Temporary closure at Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital’s emergency department
Please be advised the emergency department at Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital is currently closed until 8 a.m. on Tuesday, July 17, due to a temporary lack of physician coverage.
Anyone with urgent medical needs should call 9-1-1, particularly if experiencing unusual symptoms such as shortness of breath, chest tightness, abdominal pain, persistent headache or dizziness, or an injury requiring stitches or involving a broken bone.
For non-urgent care, please call your family doctor or a walk-in clinic. For general health advice and information call 8-1-1 – this service is provided 24 hours a day, seven days a week by experienced registered nurses.
The Mental Health Crisis Line can also be reached 24/7 by calling 1-888-429-8167.