Residents are advised of the followed adjustments to normal emergency department hours at the health centre in Sparwood next week given physician availability.
Wednesday, August 7 – open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Residents should take note of the following if they require care when their emergency department is closed:
In the event of an emergency, call 9-1-1.
Residents should proceed to the emergency department in Fernie.
If individuals are unsure about what services they require, call HealthLink BC at 8-1-1.
The toll-free line provides 24-hour, confidential health information and advice from a registered nurse.
Interior Health regrets these temporary changes to usual service and will provide the communities with updates when there are changes to normal operating hours.