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West Palm Beach VA Medical Center


Work Status for Employees

Situation Update

As of Saturday, August 29, 2015 2:44 PM EDT

Director statement regarding reporting for duty:
On behalf of the Medical Center Director:

• Due to diminished storm related travel restrictions, the need for essential staff to report for work by 7PM Sunday no longer exists.
• Plans for establishing staff family support services have been discontinued.
• The Medical Center will return to normal staffed operations effective immediately and all staff are expected to report for their normally scheduled tours Sunday and Monday.
• AA has been cancelled.
• Liberal Annual Leave will be granted as needed due to storm impact.

During a VA-declared emergency:

If you cannot make it to work and are unable to contact your supervisor, then please go to the VA Employee Emergency Information web site to post information about you and your status in this emergency.

VA Employees should return to this page for updates. For more information about this emergency, go to our main Emergency Information page.

VA Employee Helpline:

During emergencies, VA employees may call 1-866-233-0152 for assistance and information about VA facilities.

Emergency Management
Guide for all WPB VAMC Employees - Q and As

Employees are encouraged to review the Emergency Management - Guide for all WPB VAMC Employees - Q & As webpage for further guidance.