Visitation policy

We are committed to providing a safe environment for our patients, physicians, employees and visitors.

Universal masking remains in effect and additional PPE may be required. All visitors will need to comply with these policies.

Patients are allowed one visitor per day during visiting hours.*

  • Visiting hours are 8am – 8pm
  • Visitors must be 18 years of age or older
  • Visitors must pass the entrance screening
  • Visitors must wear a mask at all times
  • Any patient seeking emergency care may have one visitor

One visitor may remain overnight for the following services or circumstances:

  • Pediatrics under 18 years old
  • NICU
  • Laboring mothers
  • Patient advocates for elderly, disabled or impaired patients
  • Undergoing surgery or a procedure
  • End-of-life care

*Visitation may be denied if an attending physician determines in-person visitation with the patient may lead to the transmission of an infectious agent that poses a serious community health risk.

Note to all visitors and all patients, except those coming for urgent or emergent care: You may only enter the facility if the answer to each of the following questions is “yes.”

  • I have not had contact with anyone diagnosed with COVID-19, or thought to have COVID-19, within the last 14 days.
  • I have none of the following symptoms: Fever or chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, muscle or body aches, new loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, diarrhea.
  • I agree to wear a mask at all times that I am not eating or drinking while in the facility.
  • Be prepared to confirm that the above is true prior to entering the facility.

Note to patients coming for urgent or emergent care:

Alert a staff member upon arrival to the Emergency Department if exhibiting an of the possible signs and symptoms of COVID-19: Fever or chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, muscle or body aches, new loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, diarrhea.

Circumstances may allow for specific exceptions to any visitation restrictions described on this webpage. Those circumstances include religious visitation as well as a designated support person for a patient with a disability to provide assistance with communication or other necessary components of the patient's treatment. All persons entering under an exception remain subject to appropriate infection control protocols.