PUGWASH – There will be no physician available to provide medical coverage at the North Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre on Saturday between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.
A nurse practitioner will be working the CEC during the daytime hours to see patients with non-emergency health care issues. Overnight coverage, from 8 p.m. to 8 a.m., will be provided by the paramedic/registered nurse/oversight physician team as usual.
The public is reminded to always call 911 in an emergency situation. General health concerns can also be directed to Healthlink 911.
Anyone who is unclear of the proper course of action can call the hospital at 243-2521.