Ebola Virus

As a leader in patient safety, North Shore-LIJ is well prepared to treat patients who are exhibiting symptoms of the Ebola virus. Learn more about our readiness and what to do if you suspect exposure to Ebola.

Revised Visitor Policy Due to Enterovirus D68

In an effort to ensure patient, visitor and staff safety against Enterovirus D68, North Shore-LIJ has placed temporary restrictions on children (age 14 and under) visiting our hospitals and skilled-nursing facilities throughout our health system, including locations in Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island and Long Island.

Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68)

North Shore LIJ Health System is actively monitoring for cases of Enterovirus D68, a specific strain of respiratory virus. Please browse this section to learn more about symptoms, transmission, prevention, treatment and temporary visitation restrictions at our hospitals.