Major hospitals in Massachusetts are taking extra precautions for their pregnant patients with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus. At UMass Medical Center in Worcester, a clinic has been dedicated just for expectant mothers who have the disease.
For expecting mothers, finding the right hospital to deliver at is a big decision. But for women on and near Cape Cod, Falmouth Hospital may no longer be an option, due to the coronavirus pandemic. “Our pregnancy journey wasn’t easy,” Alyssa Marini of Wareham said. When Marini found out the place she planned to deliver her baby—Falmouth Hospital—would stop...