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  • The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) updated the order today. The new order is effective until Monday, May 24th
    The Order is designed to balance day-to-day activities while controlling the spread of COVID-19 and saving Michiganders’ lives. 

    Highlights of this order include:
    • This order is effective on April 19, 2021. These rules are expected to remain in effect until May 24, 2021.
    • Maintains limits on occupancy in restaurants, banquets, and event centers.
    • Expansion of mask requirements to children ages 2 to 4 


    Full Overview of Capacity Limits
    Full Order

  • The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) also issued a new emergency order on March 2, 2021 for Residental Care Facilities.

    This order is effective immediately and highlights include:

    • Encouragement of communal dining and group activities for residents and allows indoor and outdoor visitation.

    • Visitation is allowed as long as the facility has not had a new COVID-19 case in the last 14 days and all indoor visitors ages 13 and older are subject to rapid antigen testing.

    • Adult foster care homes licensed for 12 or fewer residents, hospice facilities, substance use disorder residential facilities and assisted-living facilities are encouraged to implement visitor and staff testing protocols.

    • Visitors will be required to wear face masks or other personal protective equipment when required by the facility at all times. In general, visitors will need to maintain six feet from residents.  

    Residential Care Visitation Order

    Visitation Order Special Cases Overview

    Full Order

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