Temporary service and facility closure notices from Nova Scotia Health Authority (Updated @ 9:00 A.M. Jan. 23, 2019)

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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 storm related information for the IWK Health Centre)

Wednesday, January 23:

  • No temporary closures scheduled​

Thursday, January 24:

  • No temporary closures scheduled​

Friday, January 25:

  • No temporary closures scheduled​

Saturday, January 26:

  • No temporary closures scheduled​

Sunday, January 27:

  • No temporary closures scheduled​

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

Wednesday, January 23:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department will be closed

Thursday, January 24:

  • Glace Bay Hospital's emergency department will be closed

Friday, January 25:

  • No temporary closures scheduled​

Saturday, January 26:

  • No temporary closures scheduled​

Sunday, January 27:

  • No temporary closures scheduled​

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

Wednesday, January 23:

  • All Saints Springhill Collaborative Emergency Centre will be closed
  • South Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre will be closed from 8:30 am to 8:30 pm

Thursday, January 24

  • All Saints Springhill Collaborative Emergency Centre will be closed
  • North Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Friday January 25

  • Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital's Collaborative Emergency Centre will be closed
  • North Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m

Saturday January 26

  • All Saints Springhill Collaborative Emergency Centre will be closed
  • North Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m

Sunday January 27

  • No temporary closures scheduled

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

Wednesday, January 23:

  • Lockeport Health Centre will not have blood collection services available today

Thursday, January 24

  • Annapolis Community Health Centre's Collaborative Emergency Centre will be closed from  8 a.m. to 8 p.m

Friday January 25

  • No temporary closures scheduled

Saturday January 26

  • No temporary closures scheduled

Sunday January 27

  • No temporary closures scheduled

Wednesday, January 30:

  • Lockeport Health Centre will not have blood collection services available today