Med-Call Healthcare Emergency Response Nurses aid Hurricane Ian relief efforts in Florida

CHICAGO — While millions of people have evacuated from Florida to escape Hurricane Ian, volunteers from Chicago and surrounding areas are headed toward the storm to help.

In some cases, medical professionals have already been deployed to Florida.

David Hoke, the CEO of Med-Call Healthcare — a healthcare staffing firm — said dozens of Med-Call nurses, mostly out of the state of Florida, are offering their expertise while staying at a shelter in Lee County, Florida to provide medical care and a range of other services.

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