Mercy Medical Center North Iowa
Level One Visitation Restriction due to reported influenza.
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Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa is now under a Level One Visitation Restriction due to reported influenza. Please follow the Mercy-North Iowa guidelines when visiting patients in the hospital.

Guidelines of Level One Visitation Restriction:

  • Visitors with respiratory and/or flu like symptoms are restricted from visiting hospitalized patients
  • Visitors are triaged for flu symptoms before entering the Birth Center/Pediatric Unit
  • Respiratory hygiene and cough etiquette are monitored and enforced by staff
  • Patients in isolation are limited to significant other/parents and two visitors

Mercy-North Iowa appreciates visitors' corporation in preventing the spread of influenza. For more information on Mercy-North Iowa visitor policies and resources please visit us here.