No doctor available Thursday
There will be a 12-hour service change at the Pugwash CEC on Thursday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
PUGWASH – With no physician coverage available, the Cumberland Health Authority is announcing a temporary service change at the North Cumberland Memorial Collaborative Emergency Centre in Pugwash for 12 hours on Thursday.
The primary health clinic will remain open during the change, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., and a nurse practitioner will be available to see patients with non-emergency health care issues.
The overnight ocverage, provided by the paramedic-registered nurse-oversight physician will be available as normal.
Anyone with an emergency is always urged to call 911. General health concerns can be addressed through HealthLink 811.
Anyone unclear of a proper course of action can call the hospital at 243-2521.