EVANSVILLE – In response to the increase in influenza cases nationwide and in the tri-state area, hospital members of the Community Patient Safety Coalition are implementing unified hospital visitation restrictions effective Monday, Dec. 22. The restrictions include:
• No visitors with influenza-like symptoms in the hospitals. Symptoms include cough, sore throat, fever, chills, aches, runny or stuffy nose, and vomiting or diarrhea.
• No visitors under the age of 15.