Is it safe to visit someone in the hospital, or to take a friend to their doctor’s office?

You should use routine precautions when visiting people who are in the hospital or need to see a doctor for other reasons than a respiratory infection or respiratory symptoms. In general, it is a good idea to practice etiquette for coughing/sneezing and hand hygiene. Of course, for some people who are hospitalized for respiratory infections, special precautions may be required

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