COLUMBIA, Mo. (KMIZ)
Starting Monday, grownup inpatients at College Hospital, Missouri Orthopedic Institute and Girls’s and Kids’s Hospital will probably be allowed two designated guests.
On prime of loosening restrictions for guests, MU Well being Care can even increase visiting hours by 4 hours, from 8 a.m. till 6 p.m.
Even with the loosened restrictions, masks will nonetheless be required to be worn by everybody contained in the constructing.
Psychiatric sufferers will now even be allotted two guests, nonetheless visiting hours won’t be expanded.
No guests are permitted for sufferers with COVID-19.
Anybody visiting the hospital have to be at the very least 16 years of age, MU Well being Care says it could actually proceed to help with Zoom and Facetime requires any customer unable to go to.
“We’re more than happy that we will additional loosen our pandemic precautions whereas persevering with to make sure the security of our sufferers, friends and workers,” stated Kevin R. Gwin, MU Well being Care chief affected person expertise officer. “We are going to proceed to observe an infection charges and different key metrics for the area and can modify our insurance policies primarily based on that knowledge.”
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