Troops build barrier at Tidelands Georgetown Hospital

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GEORGETOWN COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and South Carolina National build protective barriers around Tidelands Georgetown Memorial Hospital to help prevent floodwaters from reaching some of the key systems at the hospital.

As a reminder, the ER at Tideslands Georgetown Memorial Hospital will remain open throughout the flooding event to serve the community, according to the Facebook post.

They will be relocating inpatients at Tidelands Georgetown to Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital for their care and comfort following a state medical order, officials stated.

The Tidelands Georgetown ER will remain open, Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital and most Tidelands Health outpatient locations also continue to operate normally.

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