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NCH and Lee Health restrict visitors 'in an abundance of caution'

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Posted at 5:54 PM, Mar 07, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-07 18:02:11-05

SOUTHWEST, Fla. — In an 'abundance of caution', NCH Healthcare System and Lee Health are restricting visitors at all Lee Health and NCH facilities effective immediately.
Restrictions include:
-Respiratory symptoms - cough, runny nose, fever will not be allowed to enter the hospitals
-No one under 12 years of age will be allowed to enter
-Visitation will be limited to no more than 2 visitors at one time
-Obstetric/post-partum visitors will be limited to 4 visitors at a time.