Emergency department, several services closed at KCMH until 12pm noon 

The Kings County Memorial Hospital emergency department, laboratory, diagnostic imaging and ambulatory care services will be closed today until 12 p.m. noon due to the presence of smoke in those areas of the hospital.

There is no impact to the in-patient care at this time and hospital officials reassure the public that all patients and staff are safe. 

Hospital administration is working with appropriate authorities to safely address the situation and a further update will be provided by 11 a.m.

Media contact:
Amanda Hamel
Senior Communications Officer
Health PEI
(902) 368-6135

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Health PEI
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PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE   C1A 7N8

Phone: 902-368-6130
Fax: 902-368-6136


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If you are experiencing a medical emergency, call 9-1-1 or go to the nearest emergency department.

If you are unsure what to do about a health issue or if you need health information, call 8-1-1.

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