Middlesex Hospital taking extra precautions to keep flu from spreading


(WTNH) — Middlesex Hospital is taking extra precautions to try to keep this year’s dangerous flu from spreading.

The hospital is now limiting who can visit patients to immediate family members or a designated support person. As well as, limiting the amount of visitors to two at a time.

Related: New Haven Health Department helps prevent the spread of the flu

Those who are under 18 cannot visit a patient at the hospital unless they have special permission.

The hospital is also restricting those with flu-like symptoms from visiting patients.

 

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