• Visiting Hours and Policies

     Individual departments and floors each have specific visiting hours and policies.  

    • Two visitors are allowed at one time in most areas. Additional visitors may wait their turn in the nearby visitor lounge.
    • Except for those units that allow 24-hour visitation, overnight stays in patient rooms are not permitted.
    • Visitors must follow the instructions of patient care staff at all times, especially for patients who are being isolated due to contagious disease.
    • Visitors must be prepared to show identification upon request of staff.
    • Staff may ask any or all visitors to leave at any time where patient privacy, security, or safety are an issue.
    • Visitors must be 12 years of age or older in most units.
    • When an exception is made to allow younger children to visit, the child must be under the direct supervision of an adult at all times.
    • Children are not allowed in any isolation room at any time.
    • Please refrain from eating in the patient’s presence.
    • Interpreters may be present whenever needed.

    Rest is essential for the recovery process. Please be considerate of the patient and his/her roommate during your visit.

    If you are ill or running a fever, please do not visit our patients or residents for their safety.

    If a patient is potentially contagious, visitors will be required to wear gloves or gowns to help reduce the spread of germs.

    2 East and 2 North Medical/Surgical Units

    Visiting hours are 11 a.m.-8 p.m. daily. Visitors must be 12 or older.

    Ambulatory Surgery

    Visitors allowed during regular hours of operation. 

    Emergency Department

    Visiting Hours: 24-hours/day
    Only one visitor is allowed with the patient
    During treatment, visitors will remain in the lobby, unless allowed to stay at the discretion of the charge nurse and physician 

    ICU

    Visiting hours: anytime except 7 a.m. – 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. – 4 p.m. daily
    Only immediate family members may visit. Visitors under 12 discouraged.

    Maternity

    Visiting Hours: Noon to 8 p.m. daily Siblings of any age may visit. Other children are discouraged from visiting with newborn.
    Fathers and coaches may visit from 7 a.m. – 10 p.m. 

    Medical Imaging

    Visitors are not allowed, except those required for patient or staff safety, such as caregivers, a parent of a young child, an interpreter, etc.
    An exception is made for obstetrical ultrasound exams: 2 visitors, including children, are allowed  

    Pediatrics

    Visiting hours: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    Parents, guardians or patient caretakers may visit 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
    Siblings of any age may visit 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. All other visitors must be 12 years of age or older 

    Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU)

    Visitation may be permitted at the discretion of the charge nurse
    Parents of pediatric patients are encouraged to visit after appropriate pre-operative education
    Caregivers of developmentally disabled patients may visit

    Residential Health Care Facility

    Unlimited visitation

    Senior Behavioral Health Unit

    Visiting Hours: 3:30 p.m. – 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Monday through Friday; 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. and
    6 p.m. - 8 p.m. weekends
    Visitors must be 14 years of age or older