Emergency Preparedness

University Medical Center New Orleans has plans in place and is ready to act when emergencies affect our area. Similarly we encourage you to be prepared to implement your emergency plan for yourself and family.

Our emergency preparedness plan is designed to ensure the safety of our patients, and staff. In preparing our plan we worked closely with state and local governments, the Louisiana Hospital Association, LCMC Health, our medical staff and employees.

Hospital status: Normal operations | Sunday, November 1, 2020, 9 am

Please be very cautious on the roads today and watch for downed tree limbs and power lines from Hurricane Zeta. If lights are out at an intersection, treat it as a four-way stop.

University Medical Center is at normal operations for clinics, surgeries, and other services.

Patient visiting hours are 10 am to 6 pm

For health-related questions or helping finding care, call our Nurse Hotline at 504.962.6202.

Our severe weather plan was designed to ensure the safety of our patients, employees and medical staff and we will continue to provide healthcare with heart to those entrusted in our care.

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