MDHHS issues a 3 week pause to prevent the spread of COVID-19
November 19, 2020
LANSING -- The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) issued a new emergency order that enacts a three-week pause targeting indoor social gatherings and other group activities in an effort to curb rapidly rising COVID-19 infection rates. Governor Whitmer, Chief Medical Executive and MDHHS Chief Deputy for Health Dr. Joneigh Khaldun, and MDHHS Director Robert Gordon held a press conference on November 16 to discuss the new order.
The new series of statewide restrictions to prevent the spread of COVID-19 start on Wednesday, November 18.
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced a ne...