UnityPoint Health - Central Illinois temporarily suspends elective procedures as COVID-19 admissions rise

UnityPoint - Methodist
UnityPoint - Methodist(25 News/Heart of Illinois ABC)
Published: Jan. 5, 2022 at 9:44 AM CST
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(25 NEWS) - All elective procedures at area UnityPoint Health facilities are temporarily suspended - effective today - as facilities near capacity for inpatient and ICU beds.

All impacted patients will be contacted by their surgical provider, according to a release.

Providers and leadership will continue to monitor this situation on a weekly basis and reassess the capacity for the following week’s procedures.

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