Alert

Updated: Tuesday, January 16th at 1:45 pm.

UAB Medicine Schedule Changes for Tuesday, Jan. 16 and Wednesday, Jan. 17

  • UAB Medicine clinics will be closed until 1 p.m., Wednesday, and possibly longer depending on Tuesday’s weather impact. 
  • If this schedule remains, the first patient appointments would begin at 1 p.m. Wednesday.
  • UAB Hospital, Med West Hospital and Highlands Hospital always remain open.

 

Additional Details:

  • The Kirklin Clinic and other UAB Medicine on-campus Clinics: Closed until noon Wednesday, possibly longer
  • Pediatric Clinic at Children’s Hospital: Closed until noon Wednesday, possibly longer
  • UAB Health System Satellite Clinics: Closed until noon Wednesday, possibly longer
  • Dentistry Clinic: Closed until noon Wednesday, possibly longer depending on weather impact
  • Optometry clinic: Closed until noon Wednesday, possibly longer
  • Elective outpatient surgical cases and procedures NOT needing an inpatient bed tomorrow (1/17) are canceled.
  • Elective surgical cases that DO need an inpatient bed will continue as scheduled

 

EMPLOYEES:

Please check your work email for updates, and confirm your specific situation with your supervisor.

  • Health System, HSF non-essential, non-clinical staff on campus and at Avondale Building: Closed
  • UAB Faculty, Students, and non-essential support staff: Closed

 

OUTPATIENT ELECTIVE SURGERIES

  • Elective outpatient surgical cases and procedures NOT needing an inpatient bed tomorrow (1/17) are canceled.
  • Elective surgical cases that DO need an inpatient bed will continue as scheduled

 

If you are not sure, please contact UAB Medicine Guest Services at 205.934.CARE (2273).

 

CALLAHAN EYE HOSPITAL & CLINIC PATIENTS:

Due to the inclement weather, we are closing all Callahan Eye Hospital Clinic locations today, Tuesday, January 16th at NoonAs of now, all clinical services within Callahan Eye Hospital are maintaining normal operations. 

We will continue to monitor the situation throughout the day and will update if there are additional changes. 

 

 

CALLAHAN EMPLOYEES:

The following departments are closed, Tuesday Jan. 16:

  • Finance
  • HIM
  • Ambulatory Medical Records
  • Ambulatory and Hospital Business Office
  • UAB Callahan Eyewear (optical)
  • Laser Center
  • IT
  • Human Resources  
  • Ambulatory Clinics (Closing at Noon)

 

If you have any questions related to your work schedule, please contact your direct supervisor. We will be meeting later this morning following the NWS update and will communicate any additional information as soon as possible.