Local hospitals restricting visits from younger children after increase in flu cases

Posted January 12, 2018 2:57 pm | Filed under Featured, Local News, News

Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill, Chester Regional Medical Center in Chester and Springs Memorial Hospital in Lancaster and other area hospitals are restricting visits from children younger than age 12 after seeing an increase in flu cases.

The hospitals also requested anyone with respiratory distress symptoms not to visit. The restricted visit policy went into effect Thursday for the York, Chester and Lancaster hospitals.