Monument Health ends visitor ban at its South Dakota hospitals

July 27, 2020

RAPID CITY, S. D. (AP) – All five Monument Health hospitals in South Dakota are allowing visitors once again.

Opening the hospitals to visitors beginning today is part of a phased-in approach for the health care provider which began allowing one visitor per patient in Rapid City last Monday.

As for the hospitals, bedside visiting and accompanying someone for emergency care, surgery or other procedures is now permitted.

The hospitals are in Custer, Lead-Deadwood, Rapid City, Spearfish and Sturgis.