Baptist Hospital Receives Patients Evacuated from Panama City


Baptist Hospital received nine patients overnight who were evacuated from Bay Medical Center in Panama City, Fla. All arrived by ground ambulance.

Up to 30 more patients are expected to be transferred to Baptist Health Care facilities throughout the day.

All care is being provided within Baptist Health Care’s normal operations.

“We are honored and humbled to be able to care for our neighbors in this way,” said Mark Faulkner, Baptist Health Care president and CEO. “We will continue our ongoing efforts to provide the best care available to these patients and others as they arrive.”

Families may call 850.434.4011 for information about their loved ones.