For Immediate Release: October 29, 2012, 8:45 p.m.
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center continues to care for patients at its Atlantic City Campus in Atlantic City, Mainland Campus in Pomona and Satellite Emergency Department in Hammonton.
ARMC Emergency Medical Services suspended responses to calls and patient transports for approximately three hours per state guidelines for transportation when sustained winds hit 40 miles an hour but has resumed operations.
ARMC Mainland Campus is currently treating 249 admitted patients and 28 emergency patients.
ARMC Atlantic City Campus is currently treating 131 admitted patients and 10 emergency patients.
ARMC's Satellite Emergency Department is treating three emergency patients.
To ensure adequate staffing, more than 100 physicians and staff are planning to spend the night at ARMC Mainland Campus. Some physicians and staff are staying at Stockton Seaview Resort and Spa in Galloway (Pomona is part of Galloway Township.).
More than 100 physicians and staff will spend the night at ARMC Atlantic City Campus or at Bally's Atlantic City Hotel Casino.
All elective procedures scheduled for Tuesday, October 30 have been postponed.
All AtlantiCare outpatients facilities will be closed Tuesday, October 30.
Media Contact: Jennifer Tornetta
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