Klang hospital to limit visitors in bid to reduce Covid-19 risk

Hospital Tengku Ampuan Rahimah in Klang.

SHAH ALAM: Hospital Tengku Ampuan Rahimah (HTAR) in Klang will impose visitor restrictions with immediate effect following the increase in the number of Covid-19 cases in the country.

HTAR, in a statement posted on its official Facebook account, said the move was to reduce the risk of infection among patients, visitors and hospital staff.

“Apart from imposing a limit on the number of visitors, children under the age of 12 are also prohibited from visiting the hospital.

“Visiting hours will also be shortened from 1pm to 2pm and 5pm to 6.30pm on working days, including public holidays,” it said.

HTAR said the public will be notified of any changes pertaining to visitors’ attendance and visiting hours.