DMC updates visitor restrictions amid rising COVID-19 cases in Michigan

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Posted at 8:09 AM, Aug 11, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-11 08:09:36-04

(WXYZ) — With rising COVID-19 cases, the Detroit Medical Center has once again updated its visitor restrictions.

Effective immediately, patients at DMC Harper University Hospital, DMC Heart Hospital, DMC Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital, DMC Hutzel Women’s Hospital, DMC Detroit Receiving Hospital, and DMC Sinai-Grace Hospital will be allowed one support person to visit per day. That person must be 12 or older.

Visiting hours are from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., and all visitors will be asked screening questions, required to wear a face mask and have their temperature taken.

Visitors are not allowed for hospitalized patients who test positive for COVID-19 or those who have symptoms.

The DMC said visitation policies at Children’s Hospital of Michigan and the DMC Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan have not changed