April 12, 2022
Central Health is currently experiencing a temporary human resource challenge at Dr. Y.K. Jeon Kittiwake Health Centre in New-Wes-Valley. Residents requiring emergency services during this this time are advised to call 911 or proceed to the nearest emergency room at James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre (JPMRHC) in Gander where they will be seen.
The diversion of emergency services will take place on:
Wednesday, April 13 from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm
On-site emergency services will be supported through Virtual ER assessment on the following date and times:
Wednesday, April 13 at 8:00 pm to 8:00 am Thursday, April 14
Central Health continues its efforts in recruitment for this area for both physicians and non-physician healthcare workers. We apologize for this interruption of service and thank the public for their understanding and patience as we continue to focus on providing safe and quality care for the residents of the central region.
Gayle St. Croix
Director, Communications and Government Relations