The hospital in Broadview, Sask., about 150 kilometres east of Regina, has been set as much as completely deal with COVID-19 sufferers and their shut contacts.
A rise in circumstances within the area prompted the Saskatchewan Well being Authority to shut Broadway Union Hospital to the general public.
Anybody who wants non-COVID associated care should go to a hospital in one other rural neighborhood close by.
The Broadview Medical Clinic, which is connected to the hospital, will stay open to the general public. Nevertheless, entry might be restricted to the surface clinic entrance and exit.
Medical doctors and nurse practitioners can nonetheless order laboratory companies however solely in pressing circumstances. X-rays will not be out there till additional discover.
Broadview is within the Ministry of Well being’s southeast zone, the place there are 98 identified lively COVID-19 circumstances as of Wednesday.
(CBC Information Graphics)
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