Disaster Preparedness

Atlantic General Hospital has launched this section of the web site to keep you informed during a natural disaster or other emergency. Please refer to this tool for instructions or information about the status of health services at Atlantic General Hospital during an emergency situation.

--- Atlantic General Hospital's Safety Department

Emergency Preparedness Tips:

Frequently, disasters and other emergencies occur with little or no warning.

The best way to mitigate thier effects is to make preparations before a disaster occurs.

You can begin preparing by creating a Disaster Supply Kit containing:

  • Bottled water
  • Dried and canned food
  • Personal care items
  • Medications
  • Battery operated flashlight and radio
  • Cash
  • Sleeping bags or blankets
  • Pet food
  • Store important documents in a waterproof pouch

National Terrorism Advisory System

What is the current NTAS level?

See the Transportation Security Administration for up-to-date information on items permitted and prohibited on airlines.

Recommended Activities

  • All Americans should continue to be vigilant, take notice of their surroundings, and report suspicious items or activities to local authorities immediately.
  • Everyone should establish an emergency preparedness kit and emergency plan for themselves and their family, and stay informed about what to do during an emergency.