Written By: Thursday, January 11th 2018

Grey Bruce Health Services is asking patients to hold off on taking a trip to any of their emergency departments if your issue is not urgent.

Officials say they are experiencing a higher volume of patients and if there are other options for you, to avoid heading to one their 6 ER’s in Owen Sound, Meaford, Southampton, Markdale, Wiarton, and Lion’s Head.

If possible, patients are asked to contact their family doctor, go to a walk in clinic or call Telehealth.