THUNDER BAY – Please be advised that the telephone system at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre has been restored. The outage was the result of system damage caused by a power surge.
Anyone wishing to contact the Hospital may do so through the main line at (807) 684-6000.
Earlier – Please be advised that the land-based telephone system at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre is currently down. The Hospital is unable to receive incoming calls with the exception of fail-safe phones. Switchboard can be reached on a fail-safe phone at (807) 346-8096.
In case of emergency, please contact 911.
Health care delivery in the Hospital is not compromised. The safety of patients, staff and community members is always the priority. Plans are in place to support emergency communications while the system is down and emergency codes can be activated.
Technicians are on site. It is not yet known when the phone system will be active. An update will be provided when an estimated re-activation time is identified.