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Hurricane Florence battered North Carolina’s coastal areas in September with 90-mph winds, rainfall and storm surge. Record flooding in Pender County forced officials to close the local hospital and its emergency department. However, three days after the powerful storm made landfall, the MED-1 Mobile Hospital from Atrium Health in Charlotte, N.C., was operating in a parking lot in Burgaw, N.C.
Beth Brock, Family Nurse Practitioner, Hurricane Florence
Office of University Communications, "GWU Family Nurse Practitioner Alumna Serves Community Affected by Hurricane Florence" (2018). Gardner-Webb NewsCenter Archive. 317.