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An ER is closed in Fort St. James because of a chronic doctor shortage

A doctor shortage in Fort St. James has sparked anxiety, frustration and anger.
The community has had only one full-time doctor since February.
Northern Health says it should have five.
As a result, the emergency room at Stuart Lake Hospital is closed this month.
Daybreak News Reporter Marissa Harvey went to Fort St. James.
She spoke to people at the bustling Nak'azdli Health Clinic.


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