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Temporary Closure at Lewisporte After Hours Clinic

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Posted: December 3, 2023

Newfoundland and Labrador (NL) Health Services is experiencing a temporary closure at the Lewisporte After Hours Clinic due to human resources challenges from:

Sunday, December 3, at 9:00 a.m. until Sunday, December 3, at 7:00 p.m.

In case of emergency: Patients with a medical emergency who require an ambulance should call 911. Those who feel they have a serious or urgent medical problem should proceed to James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre in Gander. If you are unsure if you should go to the emergency department, please call the 811 HealthLine.

811 HealthLine is available 24/7 to provide:

  • medical advice (including virtual nurse practitioner appointments which can usually be accommodated within three days);
  • health information; and
  • support in a mental health crisis.

For more information, please visit:  

NL Health Services thanks the public for their understanding as we continue to focus on providing safe and quality care for people of the Lewisporte area.


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