FHN Memorial Hospital Implements COVID-19 Visitor Restrictions

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Due to the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), FHN Memorial Hospital has implemented additional visitor restrictions, including:

  • No visitors for patients hospitalized for general treatment/procedures except for emergencies or end-of-life situations
  • Only one significant other allowed at a time for new mothers/babies in the Birthing Center; no siblings or other visitors under 18
  • One visitor at a time for Emergency Room patients; no visitors under 18
Visitors can go to the main registration desk during business hours with questions, or the check-in desk in the ER after hours or for ER questions.

Illinois COVID-19 Hotline and Email Address
If you have questions about Coronavirus, call the Illinois Coronavirus (COVID-19) Hotline at 1-800-889-3931 or email DPH.SICK@ILLINOIS.GOV 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

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