There will be no emergency outpatient services or acute admissions at the Herbert and District Integrated Health Facility until Saturday evening.
A temporary disruption began in Herbert at 5 p.m. on Thursday, with the disruption of services continuing until 10 p.m. on Saturday. The disruption is results from the unavailability of a physician.
The nearest emergency department is located at the Cypress Regional Hospital. Any person with a medical emergency is asked to call 9-1-1 for immediate assistance. For non-urgent medical concerns the HealthLine can be reached 24 hours per day, seven days per week at 8-1-1.
Regular service will resume at 10 p.m. on Saturday night.