Emergency Preparedness

University Medical Center New Orleans has plans in place to ensure the safety of our patients and staff.

When a tropical storm or hurricane threatens New Orleans, University Medical Center will activate its emergency plan to provide patients and their family members, staff, and physicians with up-to-date information regarding our preparations, announcements about closing and reopening the facilities, and other relevant instructions.

Please continue to check this page for important information and updates.

Hospital and Medical Staff: Please be sure to check the UMC intranet for updates.