• Michigan eases restrictions on long-term care facility visits

    6 days ago - By Wood TV

    LANSING, Mich. - The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services on Tuesday eased restrictions on visits to nursing and other residential facilities that were imposed to limit the spread of COVID-19.
    Two orders signed by MDHHS Director Robert Gordon that are effective immediately allow exceptions to the restrictions as long as the facilities meet specific safety requirements.
    “We are glad Michigan can now allow visits in some circumstances, but we continue to urge caution and require safety precautions like wearing masks during visits,” Gordon said in a statement.
    One order applies to...
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