Visitor Restrictions Implemented at UPHS - Marquette and UPHS - Bell

February 13, 2017

Due to the high numbers of respiratory illness and influenza, UP Health System – Marquette and UP Health System - 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.