• Hurricane Season 2012

    Posted on October 25th, 2012

    Written by Wayne Brackin

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    Hurricane Sandy

    The storm season continues to the surprise of many! The majority of people, especially north of the tropics think it’s over. It is a natural tendency, summer’s over, school is in, and the weather is cooling off everywhere (although not so much here in Miami).

  • Hurricane Season 2012

    Posted on August 26th, 2012

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    Baptist Health and the Blustery Day

    We have settled in for the duration of Tropical Storm Isaac. All of our hospitals are open as always. Our urgent care centers are closed today, and patients are accepted at any of our six Emergency Departments.

  • Hurricane Season 2012

    Posted on August 24th, 2012

    Written by Wayne Brackin

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    Business as Usual

    After carefully evaluating the best available information, we have decided that all Baptist Health South Florida hospitals, outpatient facilities, and support services will operate on a business-as-usual schedule for the duration of the weather that we will likely experience later this weekend.

  • Hurricane Season 2012

    Posted on August 24th, 2012

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    Monitoring Isaac While Remembering Andrew

    Baptist Health South Florida senior leadership and our Emergency Preparedness Team have been monitoring Tropical Storm Isaac over the last 48 hours. With the storm still a couple of days away, keep checking back here for more updates.

  • Hurricane Season 2012

    Posted on June 22nd, 2012

    Written by Wayne Brackin

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    Rain and Heat

    I recognize that it will appear to many of you that I am looking for an excuse to blog today in order to talk about the Miami HEAT. So, just to maintain blog credibility, let me alert you that it is going to rain this weekend in South Florida, quite a lot.

  • Hurricane Season 2012

    Posted on May 21st, 2012

    Written by Wayne Brackin

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    June 2012 Comes Early

    Welcome back to Weathering the Storms for 2012! The hurricane season got a jump start with Tropical Storm Alberto suddenly churning up off the coast of South Carolina over the weekend.