Lee Health Evacuates Patients To NCH Because Of Lack Of Running Water

Hurricane Ian Slams Into West Coast Of Florida

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On Thursday, Lee Health announced that they would evacuate all their facilities and transport patients to NCH Healthcare System.

Hurricane Ian first made landfall in Florida here on Wednesday.

The president and CEO of Lee Health, Dr. Larry Antonucci, said in a video that the health care system’s facilities did not sustain major damage.

Lee Health was in contact with state and local emergency operations to sort out evacuations for patients to other hospitals outside of Lee County.

The health care system was relying on generators at some facilities. MORE

Source: fox4now.com


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