Good Samaritan reports campus phone outage | News
MOUNT VERNON, IL (KFVS) - Good Samaritan Regional Health Center says at 3:23 p.m. on Tuesday, road construction near 34th street and Veterans Memorial Drive cut a large trunk telephone line that serves incoming calls to their campus.
This outage includes the hospital, Medical Plaza, Center for Comprehensive Cancer Care and the Orthopaedic Center of Southern Illinois.
According to the medical center, the outage is not impacting patient care within the hospital and alternate lines of communications have been established for critical incoming calls.
Anyone experiencing a medical emergency should call 911 or go to the emergency department at Good Samaritan Regional Health Center.
They say continuing updates of the outage situation or resolution will be forthcoming.
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