For the latest local information regarding COVID-19, follow us on Facebook and see ourlocal news page

Ferrell Hospital to Restrict Visitors Due to the Resurgence of COVID-19 in Saline County and Surrounding Communities

ELDORADO, IL – Effective immediately, Ferrell Hospital visitation will be limited to only one visitor per patient, per day due to the rising COVID-19 cases in the area. Exceptions will be made for one adult accompanying a pediatric patient and end-of-life situations.

Visitors will not be allowed to visit a patient in the COVID-19 designated area of the hospital without specific direction from the patient’s physician.  

All visitors must check in at registration or information desk upon arrival for appropriate screening. Masks are also required.

For more information about COVID-19, please visit our website at and click the blue bar at the top to visit the Illinois Department of Public Health site.