Rice Hospital emergency room taking precautions to limit the spread of flu
WILLMAR -- If you show up in Rice Memorial Hospital's emergency room with symptoms of influenza, be prepared to put on a mask.
It's one of the steps the hospital is taking to try to limit the growing spread of influenza.
The number of people arriving in the emergency room with influenza-like illnesses has been on the rise, said Kathy Hunt, director of critical care services at Rice.
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