Rotating power outages affecting Eastern Health operations
Due to the ongoing rotating power outages in the province, Eastern Health has cancelled elective surgeries for today, Jan. 6, at the Dr. G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre and Carbonear General Hospital.
Emergency surgeries will occur, Eastern Health advised in a press release.
Also, walk in x-ray services are not available at Clarenville today.
Clients with an appointment at an Eastern Health community health clinic are advised to call to confirm their appointment. Eastern Health advises, due to ongoing rotating outages, some Eastern Health community clinics may be impacted for short periods of time.
As usual, patients in need of emergency services should proceed to the emergency department for emergency services.