The Pugwash CEC will have a termporary service change for 12 hours on Saturday.
PUGWASH – There will be a temporary change in service at the North Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre in Pugwash on Saturday.
No physician coverage will be available for 12 hours beginning at 8 a.m.
A nurse practitioner will be working in the CEC during those daytime hours to see patients with non-emergency health care issues.
The overnight coverage, provided by a paramedic/registered nurse/oversight physician team will be available as usual.
The public is reminded to always call 911 in the event of an emergency.
General health concerns can be directed to HealthLink 811.
Anyone unclear of a proper course of action can call the hospital at 243-2521.