6 Residents of Hollywood Assisted Living Facility Hospitalized After Becoming Sick - NBC 6 South Florida

6 Residents of Hollywood Assisted Living Facility Hospitalized After Becoming Sick

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    Six Hospitalized in Local Retirement Home

    NBC 6's Jamie Guirola reports on the incident in which six retirement community residents were hospitalized on Wednesday.

    (Published Wednesday, March 14, 2018)

    Six people were hospitalized after rescue crews responded to an assisted living facility in Hollywood Wednesday after some residents became sick.

    Hollywood Fire Rescue and Broward Sheriff's Office Fire Rescue crews responded to Emerald Park of Hollywood at 5770 Stirling Road.

    Footage showed multiple patients being wheeled out of the facility on gurneys.

    Hollywood Police officials said the six patients were taken to a local hospital with flu-like symptoms. Police said it is possible they were affected by the norovirus.

    Residents Become Ill at Hollywood Assisted Living Facility

    [MI] Residents Become Ill at Hollywood Assisted Living Facility

    Hollywood Fire Rescue and Broward Sheriff's Office Fire Rescue crews responded to Emerald Park of Hollywood.

    (Published Wednesday, March 14, 2018)

    A family member of a resident told NBC 6 that Emerald Park briefed the families, telling them four out of the six patients transported to the hospital have been returned.


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