Pioneers Memorial Health Care District has announced precautionary measures against the spread of the novel coronavirus ( COVID-19 ).

Pioneers Memorial Hospital will now screen all visitors at one of two approved entrances to the facility. The screening points will be at the Emergency Department and Phyllis Dillard Family Medical Center. The hospital is also limiting the amount of visitors to ONE PERSON per patient. The visitor must be over the age of 16. The same visitor restrictions will also be applied at all of the district's clinics. Additionally , the cafeteria at the hospital will only be available to approved visitors and those seeking outpatient services.