Aultman implements temporary visitation restrictions due to increase in COVID-19 cases

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CANTON, Ohio (WJW) — Aultman is implementing new visitation restrictions at all its facilities due to the increase in positive COVID-19 cases.

According to the hospital’s website, the following restrictions are now in place:

  • Visitors will no longer be permitted to visit patients in any inpatient unit, with the exception of end-of-life situations.
  • Maternity patients will be permitted one visitor or caregiver per patient.
  • Outpatients, including Emergency Department patients, will be permitted one visitor or caregiver only if needed for assistance.
  • Surgical patients will be permitted one visitor or caregiver to remain with the patient.
  • Pediatric patients will be permitted two parents or caregivers per patient.

The hospital will also limit which entrances visitors can use to access facilities.

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