Crews work to fix water main break at hospital

Staff Reports Posted 22 February 2015 at 1:47 pm

(UPDATED 2:11 p.m.: The water main break has been repaired.)
MEDINA – Village crews have been working since last night to fix a water main break at Medina Memorial Hospital. A back-up system is in place, and bottled water and hand sanitizer are being used throughout the hospital.

As a result of this event the Orleans County Health Department has been called in for consultation.

“We are working closely with the local water authority, the Medina Fire Department, the Health Department and Orleans County Emergency Management Office to have this situation rectified as soon as possible,” stated Cindy Perry, marketing director for Orleans Community Health/Medina Memorial Hospital. “Our first priority is to secure the safety and well-being of our patients, staff and visitors.”

If there are additional questions, please contact the hospital at 585-798-2000.