Roseway Hospital ER reopens after unexpected closure

Greg Bennett gbennett@thecoastguard.ca
Published on June 29, 2014
Roseway Hospital's ER will be closed tonight, Sunday, June 29.

There wase an unexpected Roseway Emergency Dept Closure on Sunday, June 29, from 6 p.m. to 8 a.m. Monday

Shelburne’s Roseway Hospital Emergency Department was closed overnight because of an unexpected and temporary staffing shortage. South West Health apologized for any inconvenience this closure caused.

The public is reminded to dial 911 in the case of a health emergency; paramedics can administer live saving treatment during transport to hospital.

In non-emergency situations, call 811 to speak to a Registered Nurse 24 hours a day, seven days a week for advice. People experiencing a mental health issue can call the 24/7 mental health crisis line: 1-888-429-8167