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Ferrell Hospital To Restrict Visitors Due To Widespread Influenza

Effective immediately, hospital visitors are restricted at Ferrell Hospital until further notice due to widespread influenza. Further details about these updated guidelines are as follows: · No visitors with influenza like symptoms (fever, cough, sore throat). · Individuals experiencing respiratory symptoms such as cough, sore throat, or... Read More.

FMH RESTRICTING EMERGENCY ROOM VISITORS

Due to the advanced number of positive COVID cases in our service area, we are regressing our visitor policy back to no visitors in our Emergency Department. Special exceptions will be made for pediatric patients and special needs patients who will be allowed one... Read More.

FERRELL HOSPITAL, CLINICS TO RESTRICT VISITORS AND SCREEN PATIENTS

ELDORADO, CARMI & MCLEANSBORO, IL – Effective immediately, no visitors will be allowed in Ferrell Hospital. Exceptions will be made for one adult accompanying a pediatric patient and for end-of-life situations. Patients with a medical emergency should go to the Emergency Department entrance. Ferrell Hospital and Affiliated Clinics... Read More.

FMH MODIFYING VISITORS POLICY EFFECTIVE JULY 6TH

Effective July 6th, Fairfied Memorial Hospital will be making the following modifications to its visitation policies: - Patients who are on the non-infectious wing of the Med/Surg and ICU units or not in isolation will be allowed to have one visitor at a time from... Read More.

FERRELL HOSPITAL TO INCREASE PATIENT VISITORS

ELDORADO, IL – Ferrell Hospital will begin to allow more visitors to hospital and outpatient facilities. Beginning Monday, June 1, patients who are hospitalized at Ferrell Hospital may have one visitor per patient, per day, during regular visiting hours (7 AM – 8 PM).   Patients... Read More.

FMH RESTRICTING VISITORS AS A CAUTIONARY MEASURE

Until further notice, Fairfield Memorial Hospital is restricting all visitors except those accompanying a minor. Per IDPH and CDC, person-to-person spread of COVID-19 appears to be mainly between people who are in close contact with one another (within about 6 feet) through respiratory droplets produced... Read More.