HFM eases visitor restrictions.

Manitowoc, Wis., (July 12, 2021) – Starting Monday, July 12, 2021, Holy Family Memorial (HFM) will allow two visitors per patient in the hospital, except for patients in the Critical Care Unit and Emergency Department, which will remain at one visitor per patient. The updated visitor guidelines apply to the HFM Medical Center and all HFM outpatient clinic locations.

All visitors will be screened for COVID-19 symptoms and exposure prior to entering an HFM facility. Staff, patients, and visitors are also required to wear an approved mask while inside an HFM facility. The mask policy is in alignment with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) masking directives for health care facilities. Those who come to an HFM facility without an approved mask will be provided one prior to entering.

HFM recognizes how important it is for families to connect with hospitalized loved ones. We encourage telephone calls to patients who can receive them. For all others, we ask that families designate one person to serve as a spokesperson to communicate with hospital staff and relay information to other family members.

About Holy Family Memorial

Holy Family Memorial, in affiliation with the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network, is the recognized leader and largest provider of comprehensive health care services in Manitowoc County. Founded by the Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity, Holy Family Memorial, rooted in the healing ministry of Jesus Christ, is committed to providing high quality medical care and dedicated to helping individuals in the communities Holy Family Memorial serves achieve healthier lives. The Froedtert & MCW health network operates eastern Wisconsin’s only academic medical center and adult Level I Trauma Center at Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee. It also includes eight hospital locations, nearly 2,000 physicians and more than 45 health centers and clinics.