New equipment arrives at 250-bed Lee County field hospital

New equipment for an emergency field hospital just arrived in Southwest Florida at the small airfield where the Lee County Mosquito Control District is based in Buckingham. Jared Moskowitz, Director of Florida Division of Emergency Management said, “We are full steam ahead in setting up all of the temp beds the gov has talked about […]

Lee County expected to receive 250-bed field hospital, location unknown

Florida Division of Emergency Management confirmed Thursday it’s sending a 250-bed field hospital to Lee County. We are working to learn exactly where it will be located. Gov. Ron DeSantis announced Wednesday a field hospital would be set up on the west coast of Florida but did not confirm the location at that time. He […]