12/28/18 – Litchfield, MN — Due to the prevalence of Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) and other respiratory illnesses in the community, visitor restrictions are in place for the Birth Center at Meeker Memorial Hospital effective immediately.
We ask that visitors:
- Be 12 years of age or older (with the exception of siblings).
- Refrain from visiting a child or infant if they have a fever, cough or runny nose
- Wash their hands frequently
On behalf of the Infection Prevention & Control and Patient Safety Committees, thank you for your efforts in preventing the spread of respiratory illnesses to the very youngest of patients.
For additional health information about RSV go to: https://www.cdc.gov/rsv/
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