Federal Emergency Management Agency will Assist a Pineville Hospital with Surge in Emergency Department

Help is on the way for a popular hospital in Pineville as a 16-person National Disaster Medical System team is deploying to help support a surge in the hospital’s emergency department. The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services announced the approval of its staffing support request, in partnership with Atrium Health, to the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response.

Author: Mike Jackson