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Additional health services impacted by weather and road conditions

Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, February 16, 2017 – Due to inclement weather and road conditions, additional health services have been impacted:

  • Public health nursing appointments in Souris, Montague, Charlottetown and Summerside scheduled for today are cancelled;
  • Public health nursing speech language pathology appointments province-wide scheduled for today are cancelled;
  • Public health family nutrition appointments province-wide scheduled for this morning are cancelled;
  • Public health dental clinic appointments in Summerside scheduled for this morning are cancelled;
  • Primary care appointments at Central Queens, Gulf Shore, Four Neigbourhoods Health Centres scheduled for this morning are cancelled;
  • Patient appointments with the nurse practitioner clinic in Parkdale scheduled for this morning are cancelled;
  • Patient appointments with the cardio-pulmonary rehab program at UPEI scheduled for today are cancelled;
  • PEI Medicare office in Montague (Douses Road) is on a delayed opening to the public until 12:00pm; and
  • Health PEI’s office in Charlottetown (Garfield Street) is on a delayed opening to the public until 12:00pm.

Cancelled patient appointments will be rescheduled.

For the full list of health services impacted, visit: www.princeedwardisland.ca/en/alert/impacted-health-services.

Health PEI reminds Islanders with appointments at hospitals, clinics and other health care services to please call ahead to confirm their appointment – or notify staff if they are unable to make the appointment.

Updates will continue to be provided as health programs and services are impacted.

Islanders are also reminded to call 8-1-1 for non-urgent health care advice or 9-1-1 in the event of an emergency.

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Media contact:
Amanda Hamel
Senior Communications Officer
Health PEI
(902) 314-2721
ajhamel@gov.pe.ca

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