Memorial Hospital September 10, 2017

Above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life.

This is our mission and pledge to the communities we serve … and most important during moments like this when Mother Nature introduces unique challenges.

For Community

  • Current forecasts show Hurricane Irma to be a very large storm system that is bringing significant weather to our area Sunday evening through Monday night.
  • Memorial Hospital & Memorial Emergency – Atlantic, Julington Creek and Mandarin will all operate throughout this weather event.
  • Our physician practices will be closed Monday, September 11. This includes all locations of Memorial Family Medicine, Memorial Orthopedic Surgery & Sports Medicine, Memorial Women’s Health, Memorial NeuroSpine, Memorial Advanced Surgery and Memorial ENT.
  • Because our teams prepare for this kind of situation year round, we will be here and ready should you have an emergency need.
  • Please follow the latest guidance on from the Florida State Emergency Response Team at http://www.floridadisaster.org/index.asp.
  • o For the latest weather updates, please check: http://www.noaa.gov/.
  • Below are additional resource sites specific to our community:
  • Below is a list of General Population Shelters that will operate during Hurricane Irma:
    • Landmark Middle School, 101 Kernan Blvd N (32225) – accepting pets
    • Mandarin Middle School, 5100 Hood Road  (32257) – accepting pets
    • Legends Center, 5130 Soutel Drive  (32208) – accepting pets
  • Below is a list of Primary Special Needs Shelters that will operate during Hurricane Irma:
    • Legends Center, 5130 Soutel Drive, 32208 – accepting pets
    • Atlantic Coast High School, 9735 R.G. Skinner Pkwy  (32256)    - accepting pets

For Staff & Physicians

  • Thank you for all you do for our community during moments like this.
  • Current forecasts show Hurricane Irma to be a very large storm system that is bringing significant weather to our area Sunday evening through Monday night.
  • Memorial Hospital & Memorial Emergency – Atlantic, Julington Creek and Mandarin will all operate throughout this weather event.
  • Our physician practices will be closed Monday, September 11. This includes all locations of Memorial Family Medicine, Memorial Orthopedic Surgery & Sports Medicine, Memorial Women’s Health, Memorial NeuroSpine, Memorial Advanced Surgery and Memorial ENT.
  • Generators, food, water and supplies have all been brought in to support the needs of our patients and caregivers during this period.
  • Please contact your director or department leader with department-specific questions.
  • Regular updates will be posted to our Memorial Hospital Emergency Preparedness Hotline at (904) 702-1945.
  • We also encourage you to sign up for text alerts by texting MemorialJax to 95577.
  • Please follow the latest guidance from the Florida State Emergency Response Team at http://www.floridadisaster.org/index.asp.
  • For the latest weather updates, please check: http://www.noaa.gov/.