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Flu season visitor restriction – age 16 or older (Restricción de visitantes durante la Temporada de Influenza (Flu) – Mayores de 16 años.)

Flu Season Visitor Restriction

Visitors temporarily restricted to age 16 or older

As a safety first organization, ChristianaCare is implementing a temporary visitation age restriction starting Tuesday, Jan. 21. This temporary restriction protects patients, their loved ones and health care workers during this time of extremely high number of influenza cases and other respiratory illnesses circulating in our community.

The new restrictions limit visitors to patients in Christiana and Wilmington hospitals to persons age 16 or older. Children and teens younger than 16 years are most likely to get the flu and remain contagious longer than adults. This restriction does not apply to outpatient and ambulatory services.

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

For more information about the Flu visit our Health Library.


Restricción de visitantes durante la Temporada de Influenza (Flu)

Temporalmente solo se permiten los visitantes mayores de 16 años.

Como una organización que promueve la seguridad ante todo, ChristianaCare está implementando una restricción temporal en la edad de visitantes a partir del viernes 21 de enero. Esta restricción temporal protege a los pacientes, a sus seres queridos y al personal de cuidados de salud durante esta época con un número extremadamente alto de casos de influenza y de otras enfermedades respiratorias que circulan en nuestra comunidad.

Las nuevas restricciones, en los hospitales Christiana y Wilmington, sólo permiten visitas a pacientes de personas mayores de 16 años. Los niños y adolescentes menores de 16 años son más propensos a contraer el flu y son contagiosos por más tiempo que los adultos. Esta restricción no aplica a las áreas de servicios ambulatorios.

Gracias por su comprensión y cooperación.

Para más información sobre la gripe, visite nuestra Biblioteca de Salud.

For Health Professionals

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and Hospital Dentistry

Division of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Leadership

Daniel J. Meara, M.D., D.M.D.
Chair, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and Hospital Dentistry
Louis K. Rafetto, D.M.D.
Director of Surgical Implantology, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Section Chief, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Barry C. Boyd, D.M.D., M.D., FACS
Program Director, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Residency.
Etern Shinwoo Park, M.D., D.D.S., FACS
Section Chief, Maxillofacial Oncology and Reconstruction
Associate Program Director, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Residency
Samuel C. Nwogu, D.D.S.
Clinical Instructor, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Division of Hospital Dentistry

Susan M. Pugliese, D.D.S.
Vice Chair, Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and Hospital Dentistry;
Program Director, General Practice Dentistry Residency;
Section Chief, Oral Medicine
Marvin L. Baer, D.D.S.
Clinical Instructor, Hospital Dentistry
Lynn Collins, D.D.S.
Chief, Pediatric Dentistry
John A. Petrone, D.D.S.
Clinical Instructor, Hospital Dentistry
Erika Williams, D.D.S.
Clinical Instructor, Hospital Dentistry
Norman Wang, D.D.S.
Clinical Instructor, Hospital Dentistry

Section Chiefs

Debra J. Pace, D.M.D.
Endodontics
John N. Russo, D.D.S.
General Dentistry
Etern S. Park, M.D., D.D.S., FACS
Maxillofacial Oncology and Reconstruction
Louis K. Rafetto, D.M.D.
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Ray S. Rafetto, D.M.D.
Orthodontics
Lynn Collins, D.D.S.
Pedodontics
Andrew S. Malinowski, D.D.S.
Periodontics
Marvin C. Baer, D.D.S.
Prosthodontics, Maxillofacial Prosthodontics and Implantology
Susan M. Pugliese, D.D.S., RN
Oral Medicine