Visiting restrictions are in place to help protect visitors, patients,
residents and employees.
As of April 29, 2019, there are no visiting restrictions in place.
Why does CCH implement visiting restrictions because of the flu?
Editor’s note: We’ve had some questions from our community
about why, and how, Campbell County Health implements visiting restrictions
because of the flu (influenza). Our expert Kate Craig, BSN, RN, CCH's
Infection Preventionist, provides the answer.
Flu is a pain. No one wants it, there’s controversy around immunizations
and if you have loved ones in the hospital or a nursing home it may mean
that you or your children cannot visit them. There’s just nothing
fun about it. And, quite frankly, it is frustrating when the powers-that-be
seem to keep the season rolling even when the sun is starting to shine,
the Easter Bunny arrives with chocolate and the gardening sections at
the stores are bustling.
Who decides this stuff, anyway?
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For more information on visiting restrictions at CCH, contact Kate Craig,
RN, CCH Infection Preventionist, at 307.688.1526. Check out CCH's
section for facts on the flu and more. You can also visit the Centers
for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) at