Hurricane Irma Updates

Here are the latest updates regarding Hurricane Irma:

Candler Hospital Openings:

  • Cardiac Rehab
  • Center for Hyperbarics and Wound Care (Candler Hospital, Hinesville and Moss Creek locations)
  • Home Health (Savannah and Hinesville offices)
  • Oto-Neurology
  • Outpatient Imaging (Eisenhower, Pooler, Bluffton, St. Joseph's Hospital and Candler Hospital locations)
  • Outpatient Surgery
  • Outpatient Rehabilitation (St. Joseph's Hospital, Candler Hospital, The Landings and Pooler locations)
  • Telfair Breast Surgery
  • Telfair Mobile  Mammography
  • Telfair Pavilion
  • Wellness Center
  • Candler Rehab and Skilled Nursing Units will open after noon

LCRP Openings:

  • Hilton Head Radiation Oncology
  • St. Joseph's/Candler Gynecologic Oncology & Surgical Specialists
  • South Carolina New River/Okatie
  • South Carolina Cancer Specialist

The African-American Health Information and Resource Center has re-opened to the public.

Medical Group Openings:

The following physicians practices will be open Wednesday, Sept. 13:

  • Cardiology Associates of Savannah 
  • St. Joseph's/Candler Medical Group - Hilton Head
  • St. Joseph's/Candler Medical Group - Metter
  • St. Joseph's/Candler Medical Group - Pooler
  • Wayne SJ/C - Primary Care
  • Wayne SJ/C - Cardiology

The following physician offices will be open Thursday, Sept. 14:

  • St. Joseph's/Candler Medical Group - Eisenhower
  • St. Joseph's/ Candler Medical Group - Islands
  • St. Joseph's/Candler Medical Group - Bluffton
  • St. Joseph's/Candler Medical Group - Abercorn Southside
  • St. Joseph's/Candler Medical Group - Jose M. Rendon, M.D.
  • St. Joseph's/Candler Medical Group - Plaza  D
  • St. Joseph's/Candler Medical Group - Rincon
  • St. Joseph's/Candler Medical Group - Pembroke
  • St. Joseph's/Candler Medical Group - Neurology
  • St. Joseph's/ Candler Medical Group - Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • St. Joseph's/Candler Medical Group - General Surgery (Dr. Flanders)
  • St. Joseph's/Candler Medical Group - Vascular Specialists
  • Georgia Ear, Nose and Throat Specialists
  • Coastal Heart Institute
  • Georgia Foot & Ankle

The following offices will be open Friday, Sept. 15:

  • Home Health Brunswick
  • Rincon Outpatient Rehabilitation Center

The following service will resume Monday, Sept. 18:

  • Palliative Care

We continue to have some practices without power. We will update this list as soon as we can confirm power to those locations.


The Children's House

As previously announced to parents prior to the storm, The Children's House at Candler Hospital will follow the same schedule as the Savannah-Chatham School System. Currently, we plan to re-open on Monday for Children's House customers. 


From Monday, Sept. 11:

  • Candler Hospital will begin to slowly ramp up operations starting with the Candler Hospital Emergency Department at 7 a.m. Wednesday morning. 

Labor and Delivery will also begin operations on Wednesday.  The goal is to be back to normal operations by the end of the week.

St. Joseph’s Hospital has been fully operational throughout the storm.

The Nancy N. and  J.C. Lewis Cancer & Research Pavilion will be open Wednesday.

  • Attention St. Joseph’s/Candler TEAM B co-workers  

TEAM B will replace TEAM A co-workers beginning Wednesday morning at 7 a.m.  

Please check your email or contact your supervisor immediately for instructions regarding when and where to report for duty.



  • St. Joseph's Hospital Campus: 11705 Mercy Blvd., Savannah, GA 31419, (p) 912-819-4100
  • Candler Hospital Campus: 5353 Reynolds St., Savannah, GA 31405, (p) 912-819-6000
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St.Joseph's Hospital Campus: 912-819-4100

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