Overcrowding in Townships emergency rooms

Matthew McCully
Staff Writer

Flu season is still in full swing. Several emergency rooms in the Townships are beyond capacity with dozens waiting hospitalization. For those who need to visit an emergency room, CIUSSS de l’Estrie-CHUS spokesperson Geneviève Lemay said the website (www.santeestrie.qc.ca/accueil) is updated hourly, listing the how many beds are available and how many people are awaiting hospitalization at a given moment. See full story in the Wednesday, Feb. 14th edition of The Record.