Visitor restrictions are in place on Unit 5E, an acute care medical unit at Northside General Hospital in North Sydney. The restrictions are in place to help limit the spread of respiratory illness among patients on the 15-bed unit.
Visitor restrictions are lifted on the 2nd floor medical inpatient unit at New Waterford Consolidated Hospital. The restrictions were put in place earlier this month to help limit the spread of flu and flu-like illness among patients on the 21-bed unit.
The Emergency Department at the Glace Bay Hospital will be closed on Sunday, Mar. 18 at 6 a.m. It reopens on Monday, Mar. 19 at 7 a.m. The department will also be closed on Tuesday, Mar. 20 at 3 p.m.; reopening on Wednesday, Mar. 21 at 7 a.m.