A cyberattack is suspected to have caused a systemwide IT problem that is forcing the Eastern Connecticut Health Network (ECHN) to divert patients from its hospital emergency rooms, according to ECHN.
The ERs are currently on a two-hour diversion, according to ECHN.
The issue is affecting the ERs at both Manchester Memorial Hospital and Rockville General Hospital.
Ambulance and EMS companies have been told to take patients to other hospitals, according to ECHN.
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As of publication, here is the list of closings from ECHN’s website, but do check their site for an updated list if you are scheduled to go there or thinking of going there.