LANSING, Mich. (WLNS)– For the first time since March of 2020, McLaren Greater Lansing says they haven’t had any new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours. The hospital announced the milestone Friday Morning.
The last report with a positive case case was the day previously on Thursday July 1st at 7 a.m.
“This is a great day, one we have been working towards for over a year now,” said Deborah
Leblanc, Chief Nursing Officer at McLaren Greater Lansing. “Our team has done an amazing job
caring for our patients during the COVID-19 pandemic and we want to thank our community for
stepping up and getting vaccinated so we could get to the point we are at today – zero COVID19 positive patients receiving care in the hospital.”
The hospital says they recognize they still need to remain vigilant, and COVID-19 is still a major threat, but they hope the trend will continue.