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Due to a recent surge in pediatric RSV and flu, we are allowing only visitors 18 years of age and older in our general inpatient (hospital) settings at this time for the safety of our patients, in line with Illinois Department of Public Health guidance. Read More

Chat Policy

Participation in a NorthShore University HealthSystem chat requires compliance with the following:

  • Be respectful of all chat participants.
  • Do not use profanity. People of all ages use this forum.
  • Do not type in all capital letters.
  • Do not input a crude or offensive name or your question will be automatically rejected.
  • Discussion of opposing viewpoints is encouraged, but do not instigate a personal attack or abusive behavior towards an individual or group.
  • Do not post off topic.

Understand that there is limited time to answer questions and your questions may go unanswered. However, we believe you will find value in the collective questions and answers of others.

Chat administrators have complete and final discretion over the moderation and content of a chat.