TODAY IS Sunday February 25th
Wednesday Feb 28, 2018
• Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers • Williams County OH

Visitation Restrictions Announced at Bryan and Montpelier Hospitals
A major uptick in influenza cases and flu-related hospitalizations has been reported by Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers (CHWC) in recent days. For the safety of patients, the staff caring for patients and the community, CHWC has implemented heightened precautions at Bryan and Montpelier Hospitals. These include:

Restricting people from visiting hospitalized patients if they are ill with respiratory symptoms, including fever, cough, sore throat, body aches, headache, chills and fatigue.
Encouraging family and friends of hospitalized patients to phone or video chat rather than visit in person.
Prohibiting children, especially under the age of 12, from visiting the hospital.
Allowing a maximum of two visitors per patient.
Requiring anyone entering the room of a symptomatic patient to wear a medical mask.
Isolating patients with flu-like symptoms before flu testing is complete and requiring them to wear medical masks when outside their hospital room. These patients may have visitors at the nurses’ discretion; those visitors are required to wear medical masks during their visit.
CHWC healthcare workers who did not receive a flu shot are wearing medical masks.

To prevent spreading illness, everyone throughout the community should practice diligent hand hygiene and cover their mouths with a tissue while coughing and sneezing, or practicing the “Dracula sneeze” method of using the crook of one’s elbow. Additionally, a medical mask can be worn.

Contact Info: • 419-630-2146
Wednesday Feb 28, 2018
• United Methodist Church • Pioneeer, OH • Williams County OH

North Central Schools’ pre-kindergarten and kindergarten registration for the upcoming 2018-2019 school year is a call-in procedure. If your child will be five years old on or before September 30, 2018, and you intend to enroll them in pre-kindergarten or kindergarten, please call 419-737-2293 between February 1 and February 28, between the hours of 7:45 a.m. – 2:45 p.m. to register your child and make an appointment for the Pre-Kindergarten/Kindergarten Clinic. Your child is required by State law to be screened at the clinic before they can enter school in August. You will be asked to give your child’s name, birth date, parents’ name and address, telephone number, and preschool information (if applicable).
Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten Clinic will be held Thursday, April 5 and Friday, April 6 at the Pioneer United Methodist Church, 706 Baubice Street. Scheduled times both days are 8:00 and 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. You will need to bring the following information to the clinic appointment: child’s birth certificate, immunization record, and custody document (if applicable). These are all state requirements for school enrollment. Parents are also required to attend the clinic with their child.
If you have any questions regarding pre-kindergarten and/or kindergarten screening clinic, please contact the elementary office at 419-737-2293.