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Alerts for the Rockford, Illinois Area

Closings & Cancellations - Rockford Area

Mar 23, 2020 - Out of an abundance of caution and based on recommendations from state and local health agencies, we have decided to reschedule some of our events.

The following OSF HealthCare offices and activities have been cancelled or postponed:


  • Catholic Mass (until further notice)
  • Please note that services will not be held at OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center until further notice.
  • Healing Pathways Cancer Resource Center – cancelled
  • Fitness Center – cancelled (Members will not be billed during the closure. Billing will start again once the Fitness Center re-opens.)
  • Rejuvenation Center – cancelled
  • Cafeteria—closed to public
  • Market Place and Java City—closed

OSF Saint Anthony Requesting Public to Limit Visits

Mar 23, 2019 - To protect patients, family members and staff during this time of increased seasonal flu activity and other upper respiratory illnesses, we are asking the public to limit visits as a precautionary measure.

No visitor policy in effect until further notice. A few exceptions apply:

  • One visitor will be allowed for surgical patients
  • One visitor will be allowed for childbirth (siblings are not allowed)
  • Special considerations for end-of-life situations
  • One designated health care decision maker for patients unable to make health care decisions for themselves
  • NOTE: Health care decision makers, support persons and visitors of end-of-life patients who are currently experiencing or recently experienced any acute respiratory symptoms, such as a cough or shortness of breath, are not permitted.