MCH to screen visitors at hospital

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ODESSA, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24) – Officials at Medical Center Hospital are trying to be proactive as Coronavirus spreads across the country.

Hospital officials say they will now be screening those who plan to visit.

Officials say all visitors will be asked to use specific entrances for the screenings.

The screenings and restrictions are a part of the “proper infection prevention protocols and guidance from the CDC.”

Visitors will not be asked to use the main entrance from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m., the admitting entrance from 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. and the emergency department or Center for Women and Infants.

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