Important Notices

Temporary Diversion of Emergency Services at U.S. Memorial Health Centre

December 20, 2021 – St. John’s, NL:  Eastern Health advises the public that emergency services at the U.S. Memorial Health Centre in St. Lawrence will be temporarily diverted to the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre as follows: (more…)


Temporary Disruption in Service at U.S. Memorial Health Centre

December 16, 2021 – St. John’s, NL:  Eastern Health advises the public of an overnight closure of the Emergency Department at the U.S. Memorial Health Centre in St. Lawrence from 7:30 p.m. this evening (Thursday, December 16, 2021) to 7:30 a.m. tomorrow (Friday, December 17, 2021), due to a temporary staffing shortage. (more…)


Temporary Changes at Main Entrance of St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital

November 4, 2021 – St. John’s, NL:  Eastern Health informs the public of temporary changes at the main entrance of St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital. Weather permitting, paving operations will be in effect at the main entrance on Friday, November 5, 2021, from 7:00 a.m. until approximately 12:00 p.m. (more…)


COVID-19 Update for Community Stakeholders and Partners: Marystown-Burin Area

COVID-19 Update: Marystown-Burin Area, Tuesday, November 2, 2021 (PDF)

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Innovative Approaches to Patient-Centred Care

October 20, 2021 – Eastern Health continues to explore innovative approaches to maintain high quality patient-centred care throughout the region, including providing virtual care at some Emergency Departments. Virtual care has already been implemented with success at select sites within Eastern Health, as well as in other health regions throughout the province, and across the country. (more…)