**Updated** Emergency department closures announced for Springhill

**Updated at 4:12 a.m. Friday**

The emergency department at the All Saints Springhill Collaborative Emergency Centre (CEC) will be temporarily closed during daytime hours on Friday. 

The closure will take place from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. 

The ER will also be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. next Tuesday. 

The Nova Scotia Health Authority says the closure is due to a lack of physician coverage. 

Overnight coverage from 8 p.m. to 8 a.m. will be available as usual.