Emergency Departments at Horizon’s regional hospitals are extremely short staffed this weekend and priority will be given to trauma and critical care patients. Patients with non-urgent medical issues may experience long wait times.


Regional Professional Advisory Committee

The Regional Professional Advisory Committee reports directly to the Board. As required, the committee provides informed professional advice, recommendations, and information for the Board’s consideration from a multi-disciplinary perspective.  As well, the committee assists the Board in considerations regarding the provision of health services across the region. The committee advises the Board on clinical care and health issues and on criteria for admission and discharge of patients.