It’s time for a revitalized health system in Cape Breton. There is an opportunity to provide quality services in our communities and facilities today, and for future generations. This is connected care.
The Emergency Department at the Glace Bay Hospital will be closed on Saturday, June 23 at 4 p.m. until Sunday, June 24 at 7 a.m. The department will also be closed on Sunday, June 24 at 4 p.m. until Monday, June 25 at 7 a.m. and Monday, June 25 at 4 p.m. until Tuesday, June 26 at 7 a.m.
Visitor restrictions are in place on Unit 2West, an acute care unit at Northside General Hospital in North Sydney. The restrictions are in place to help limit the spread of a gastrointestinal illness among patients on the 15-bed unit.
Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA) is committed to engaging Nova Scotians in establishing priorities and making decisions that matter to them and affect them. Guided by this commitment, NSHA is recruiting five new members for its 12-member Patient Family and Public Advisory Council.
Access to the parking lot and ambulance entrance at Victoria County Memorial Hospital (VCMH) in Baddeck will be limited on Thursday, June 14 to allow for the arrival and installation of a new chiller unit for the hospital. Work is expected to start around 5:30 a.m. and wrap up around 9:30 a.m. While work is underway, parking will be limited on site. People are asked to park offsite or arrange for drop-off and pick-up. They are also asked to use caution on roadways near the hospital or as they enter and exit the building.