Lake Huron Medical Center Offers Services During Prolonged Power Outage

Lake Huron Medical Center Offers Services During Prolonged Power Outage

03-10-2017

Lake Huron Medical Center remains open and is seeing patients during the prolonged power outage in St. Clair County. For residents without power but needing to receive self administered nebulizer treatments or charge medical devices, there are designated stations available in the Emergency Waiting Room. Being able to communicate with family members is important during a crisis, such as a power outage, so there are cell phone charging stations also available in the Emergency Waiting Room. Lake Huron Medical Center continues to work with the St. Clair County Emergency Operation Center to ensure the health and safety of area residents.

“The healthcare well-being and safety of residents in the Blue Water Area continues to be our number one concern,” commented Rebekah Smith, RN, Chief Executive Officer, Lake Huron Medical Center. “We will continue to care for as many residents as we can during this crisis.”

Individuals who are experiencing a life threatening emergency should call 9-1-1. For non-life threatening oxygen refills, medical suppliers should be the first point of contact. Central dispatch can also be contacted at 810-985-8115 or Clay Township Dispatch at 810-794-9381.

Residents are encouraged to check on family and friends. Please contact the Emergency Operations Center at 810-989-6392 or 2-1-1 regarding non-life threatening issues.Residents are encouraged to check on family and friends and contact the Emergency Operations Center at 810-989-6392 or 211 regarding non-life threatening issues.