Upper Chesapeake Health, owner of
Effective Jan. 14, the visitation policy for Upper Chesapeake Medical Center in
• No visitors who are sick;
• No visitors younger than 12 years of age;
• No more than two visitors at one time per patient;
• New visitation hours are noon to 8 p.m.
"As many of our patients are at high risk for development of serious flu complications, it is our responsibility to protect them from acquiring influenza while hospitalized." said Dr. Faheem Younus, Medical Director, Healthcare Epidemiology & Infection Prevention for Upper Chesapeake Health. "In addition to
Additionally, Upper Chesapeake Health is holding a Flu Clinic at Harford Mall this Saturday, Jan. 12, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. inside Harford Mall near the Yankee Candle store in the middle of the mall. The cost is $20 per vaccination and both flu mist and flu shots will be available in limited quantities.
Children, six months old and older, and adults can be vaccinated.
For more information, call HealthLink at ext. 4257 or 1-800-515-0044