Visitor Restrictions Implemented at UPHS - Marquette and Bell
February 9, 2017
Due to the high numbers of respiratory illness and influenza, UP Health System – Marquette and Bell have implemented visitor restrictions. The visitor restrictions will remain in effect until further notice.
In an effort to protect our patients, the following restrictions apply:
- Children under the age of 14 are not permitted to visit unless for a medical appointment or an ED visit
- In the Family Birthing Center, visitors are limited to labor coaches and grandparents; and in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, visitors are limited to parents.
- If ill with cough, fever, runny nose, sore throat, vomiting and or diarrhea, please do not visit patients
- Only two visitors are permitted per patient at a time, which is limited to the patient’s immediate family, the patient’s significant other, and the patient’s advocate.