Glace Bay ER closures puts pressure on Regional Hospital

Information Morning - Cape Breton

Dr. Bernice Dias, a retired family physician, runs a walk-in clinic in Glace Bay. She says increasing emergency department closures at the Glace Bay hospital aren't good for local patients. Those closures, puts pressure on the regional trauma center. And, it's becoming more difficult to keep the Cape Breton Regional Hospital ER fully staffed. Dr. Chris Milburn is Eastern Zone Chief of ER medicine with the Nova Scotia Health Authority.

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