Greene County hospital puts flu restrictions in place

After an uptick in cases, temporary visitor restrictions are in place at a local hospital.

Posted: Dec 20, 2017 7:46 PM

GREENE COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) - A have a flu alert to pass along.

After an uptick in cases, temporary visitor restrictions are in place at a local hospital.

It's happening at Greene County General Hospital.

Officials at the hospital say they want to protect staff and patients after multiple cases of the flu.

No visitors who have had a fever, cough, vomiting, or diarrhea in
previous 24-hours.

They will also not allow visitors under the age of 16.

Siblings who are not showing symptoms may be allowed to visit a new baby brother or sister.

They say children may be screened for illness.

Article Comments

Terre Haute
Broken Clouds
67° wxIcon
Hi: 66° Lo: 45°
Feels Like: 67°
Robinson
Broken Clouds
66° wxIcon
Hi: 66° Lo: 42°
Feels Like: 66°
Indianapolis
Overcast
66° wxIcon
Hi: 65° Lo: 46°
Feels Like: 66°
Rockville
Broken Clouds
67° wxIcon
Hi: 66° Lo: 44°
Feels Like: 67°
Casey
Scattered Clouds
65° wxIcon
Hi: 64° Lo: 44°
Feels Like: 65°
Brazil
Broken Clouds
67° wxIcon
Hi: 66° Lo: 45°
Feels Like: 67°
Marshall
Broken Clouds
67° wxIcon
Hi: 66° Lo: 44°
Feels Like: 67°
Rain Tapers Off
WTHI Planner
WTHI Temps
WTHI Radar

Latest Video

Image

Extended Interviews - The Casino Question

Image

Monday Afternoon Weather

Image

Indiana Fall Classic November 16th at Hawthorn Park

Image

Monday: Showers and storms, windy. High: 70

Image

Monday: Showers and storms, windy. High: 70

Image

Vigo County Schools cracking down on students who don't have their shots

Image

Terre Haute linemen compete in Kansas contest

Image

Sunday Night Forecast

Image

Madi's Hope Foundation

Image

Final day of the Covered Bridge Festival

WTHI Events