More ER closures announced

Another round of Cumberland County ER closures have been announced.

The ER at the North Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre in Pugwash will be closed as follows:
Monday, May 14 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday, May 15 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday, May 16 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. 
Friday, May 18 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 19 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

The emergency department at the South Cumberland Collaborative Emergency Centre in Parrsboro will be closed as follows: 
Sunday, May 13 from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Monday, May 14 from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Tuesday, May 15 from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday, May 16 from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Thursday, May 17 from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

And, the emergency department at All Saints Springhill Collaborative Emergency Centre will be closed as follows:
Saturday, May 19 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

The health authority says a lack of physician coverage is behind the closures.