Parkview Initiates Visitor Restrictions
By: Tim Murray - Thursday, January 16, 2020

(FORT WAYNE) - Parkview Health has implemented temporary visitation restrictions due to increased flu activity.

Anyone coming to a healthcare facility for treatment who has cold or flu-like symptoms, such as fever, cough or muscle aches, should wear a mask while in public areas, including waiting rooms.

No visitors under the age of 18 and no visitors of any age with flu-like symptoms should be allowed to visit patients.

Visitors should be limited to two essential adults, who are at least 18 years old per patient. Essential adults could include designated family members, spouse/domestic partner or spiritual counselors.

Anyone not allergic to the flu vaccine should be vaccinated.

Parkview initiated the restrictions system wide including Parkview LaGrange and Parkview Noble Hospitals.


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