Princeton Hospital emergency department closures

Residents are advised that due to limited physician availability in June, there will be times when only the most urgent cases will be seen by the physician on call.

  • Jun. 8, 2011 1:00 p.m.

Residents are advised that due to limited physician availability in June, there will be times when only the most urgent cases will be seen by the physician on call.

The Emergency Department will remain open during these times and patients will be assessed as usual by our trained nurses. Those with less urgent matters may be transferred to a nearby hospital for care or offered appropriate options.

If this is the case, it is important to come prepared: Bring your wallet, shoes and clothing and make arrangements for the return home.

If you are unsure what services you need, call HealthLink BC at 8-1-1 for confidential health information and advice from a registered nurse.

For further information, please call Princeton General Hospital at 250-295-3233

EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT

Temporary Service Changes

Thursday, June 2 12:00 a.m. (midnight) to 8:00 a.m

Monday, June 6 12:00 a.m. (midnight) to 8:00 a.m.

Thursday, June 16 12:00 a.m. (midnight) to 8:00 a.m.

Tuesday, June 21 12:00 a.m. (midnight) to 8:00 a.m.

Saturday, June 25 12:00 a.m. (midnight) to 8:00 a.m.

Sunday, June 26 12:00 a.m. (midnight) to 8:00 a.m.

Thursday, June 30 12:00 a.m. (midnight) to 8:00 a.m.

Interior Health will post further updates as they are

available.

 

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