• White/Black
  • Standard

Current Style: Standard

Temporary Closure of Emergency Department at Louise Marshall Hospital



Monday, September 11, 2023

Temporary Closure of Emergency Department at Louise Marshall Hospital

Mount Forest, ON…As a result of a staffing shortage, Louise Marshall Hospital Emergency Department (ED) will close on Saturday, September 16th at 5:00 am and will reopen on Monday, September 18th at 7:00 am.

Patients are asked to call 911 if they have a medical emergency. Emergency Medical Services (Ambulances) will remain available to the community and will re-route to surrounding hospitals to ensure residents continue to have access to the emergency services they need. For non-urgent health care call Health Connect Ontario at 811, which is available 24/7 for non-emergency health-related questions.

The following is a list of the closest hospitals (they may also be experiencing temporary closures due to staffing shortages, so it is advised that you confirm that they are open before heading there):

The closest Emergency Departments to Louise Marshall Hospital are:

  • Palmerston – Palmerston & District Hospital (20 minutes)
  • Listowel – Listowel Memorial Hospital (32 minutes)
  • Hanover – Hanover and District Hospital (33 minutes)
  • South Bruce Grey Health Centre – Walkerton (37 minutes)
  • Fergus – Groves Memorial Community Hospital (37 minutes)
  • Wingham – Wingham and District Hospital (42 minutes)



North Wellington Health Care

  • Louise Marshall Hospital

  • 630 Dublin Street, Mount Forest,
    ON N0G 2L3
  • Map
  • Phone: (519) 323-2210
  • Follow Us On

  • Palmerston and District Hospital

  • 500 Whites Road, Palmerston,
    ON N0G 2P0
  • Map
  • Phone: (519) 343-2030
  • Follow Us On


Remote Access