Memorial Health System hospitals lift visitor flu restrictions
With flu cases in Illinois declining, Memorial Health System’s four hospitals have lifted their visitor restrictions.
In mid-December, the hospitals limited inpatient hospital visits to two visitors per patient at one time and said visitors should be limited to people who are at least 18 years old and showed no sign of illness.
The hospitals are Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Lincoln, Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, Passavant Area Hospital in Jacksonville and Taylorville Memorial Hospital.
HSHS St. John's Hospital has lifted their flu restriction as well.