Choctaw Nation reinstates mask mandate at health facilities
July 18, 2021
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma has reinstated a mask requirement for visitors at tribal health facilities.
Choctaw Nation Health Services Authority announced on Facebook Friday that all visitors must wear a mask and placed limits the number of visitors a patient is allowed.
"Due to the increasing number of positive COVID-19 cases in ... Oklahoma, it has become necessary to reinstate some of the previous visitor restrictions to ensure the safety of our patients and staff," according to the statement.
A spokesperson for the tribe did not immediately respond to requests...