Due to the unavailability of physicians, the Porcupine Carragana Hospital Emergency/Outpatient Department has been placed on temporary bypass from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19, 2017, states Kelsey Trail Health Region.
Coverage is being provided by both the Kelvington and Tisdale hospitals.
For life-threatening emergency or urgent situations that require immediate medical attention, such as chest pain, shock, life or limb-threatening cases, some broken bones or bad cuts, call 9-1-1 for ambulance service.
Or contact Kelvington and Area Hospital at 306-327-5500,
or Tisdale Hospital at 306-873-6500.
For advice or information on other medical conditions, the provincial Healthline is available 24 hours per day by calling 811 or visit the website www.healthlineonline.ca.
Emergency/outpatient services will be restored at 9 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19th.