Emergency department closures in three locations in Cumberland County

The Nova Scotia Health Authority says there will be several emergency department closures at three local facilities over the next few days due to a lack of physician coverage.

The North Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre in Pugwash will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday through Tuesday, and from 4 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday.

At the South Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre in Parrsboro, the emergency department will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Sunday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

And the emergency department at the All Saints Springhill Collaborative Emergency Centre will be closed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday and Wednesday.