University Hospital will ban visitors, with very few exceptions

Thursday, March 26, 2020

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AUGUSTA, GA (WRDW/WAGT) -- To keep from spreading the coronavirus, University Hospital in Augusta is implementing a “no visitors” policy.

A spokeswoman said the policy will take effect at 5 a.m. Friday with only a few exceptions:

• The significant other or father of the baby accompanying a pregnant woman in labor.
• Two visitors for an hour are allowed for a patient confirmed to be at the end of life.
• A visitor will only be allowed with an outpatient if they are needed for communication.

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