Beaumont Health restricting all visitors, treating COVID-19 patient at Dearborn location

Posted at 6:21 PM, Mar 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-14 18:21:16-04

DEARBORN, Mich. (WXYZ) — Beaumont Health's Dearborn location is currently caring for the first Beaumont patient who tested positive for COVID-19.

Hospital officials say the patient is in good condition and has been isolated to reduce the risk of exposure to others.

Beginning at 6 a.m. March 15, Beaumont Health is restricting all visitors at all Beaumont sites until further notice.

One visitor will be permitted for the following exceptions:

  • End of life
  • Mothers in labor
  • Pediatric or NICU patients
  • Patients undergoing surgery

Beaumont has a COVID-19 hotline, 248-551-7000, staffed by nurses and staff seven days a week. The hotline offers accurate information about COVID-19 symptoms and virutal screening for people who are experiencing symptoms.