Flood

In the event of a Flood Watch (flooding is possible):

  • Monitor NOAA radio or commercial radio for additional information.
  • Be prepared to evacuate to higher ground.

In the event of a Flood Warning (flooding is occurring in your area or will occur soon):

  • Prepare to evacuate your facility.
  • Monitor NOAA radio or commercial radio for additional information.

In the event of a Flash Flood Warning (flash flooding is occurring):

  • Notify the Clinic Manager of the Flash Flood Warning.
  • Call the Core Director or Vice President of Office Service and let them know you are evacuating your facility so that the Local Emergency Management Agency can be notified.

After the Flood:

  • Do not run on or plug in any electrical appliances until told to do so by a qualified electrician.
  • Do not turn on gas appliances until told to do so by a qualified gas system technician.
  • Prepare an inventory of losses associated with flooding of the facility. Take photographs and/or video footage of the facility.
  • Report any damages and approximate dollar value to Vice President of Office Services to be reported to Local Emergency Management Agency.