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PMC has fully activated its Hurricane/Tropical Storm emergency response protocols to include a partial lock down of hospital beginning at 6 p.m.

PMC has fully activated its Hurricane/Tropical Storm emergency response protocols to include a partial lock down of hospital beginning at 6 p.m.

TITUSVILLE, FL (Nov. 9, 2022) — The National Weather Service predicts tropical storm-force winds affecting Brevard County by 7 p.m. In response, Parrish Medical Center will initiate a partial lock-down of the hospital beginning at 6 p.m. in accordance with its Hurricane/Tropical Storm emergency response protocols.

Public access to the hospital will be limited to persons requiring emergency medical attention. In the interest of public safety, general visitation will not be permitted after 6 p.m. However, hospitalized patients are permitted one partner in care to remain with them until the storm event is cleared. The partial lock-down status will remain in effect until further notice.

In addition, elective procedures have been canceled for tomorrow, Thurs., Nov. 10, but will resume normal operations on Fri., Nov. 11.

Reminder that the hospital is not a shelter. For shelter information, visit brevardfl.gov/EmergencyManagement.