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Temporary Closure of St. Lewis Community Clinic

Service Closures & UpdatesPublic Service AnnouncementsLabrador-Grenfell
Posted: February 26, 2024

Newfoundland and Labrador (NL) Health Services advises the public that, due to human resources challenges, emergency and primary health care services at the St. Lewis Community Clinic will temporarily be provided by the Port Hope Simpson Clinic from: 

Tuesday, February 27 at 6:00 a.m. until Friday, March 1 at 12:00 p.m. 

In case of emergency: Patients with a medical emergency or medical non-emergency should call the Port Hope Simpson Clinic at 709-960-0271. Those who feel they have a serious or urgent medical problem should proceed to their nearest emergency department. If you are unsure if you should go to the emergency department, please call the 811 HealthLine. 

Other information: 

811 HealthLine is available 24/7 to provide: 

  • medical advice (including virtual nurse practitioner appointments); 
  • health information; and 
  • support in a mental health crisis. 

For more information, please visit: 

For the most up-to-date information on temporary service closures throughout the province, 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 St. Lewis area. 


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