A New York hospital system is barring visitors, including partners, during childbirth due to coronavirus risk

A New York hospital system is barring visitors, including partners, during childbirth due to coronavirus risk

“For the time being, we really do need to exclude all visitors, including partners, for women admitted in labor,” Dr. Dena Goffman, chief of obstetrics at Columbia University Medical Center, said Sunday during a daily leadership briefing for the NewYork-Presbyterian health care system. The move was a “very difficult decision and not one taken lightly,” […]