Visiting hours cut as Health Sciences Centre boosts security for staff, patients

The Health Sciences Centre is adding more measures to enhance security.Those measures include placing limits on after-hour visits to adult medicine, surgery, rehab and addictions inpatient care during evening hours.Exterior doors will be locked at 8:30 p.m.READ MORE: Health Sciences Centre guards plead with province to help deal with meth violenceThis is just another measure taken by the hospital to deal with a recent spike in violent incidents, triggered by the meth crisis.WATCH: Province of Manitoba ‘disappointed’ over HGEU claims security guards need more training