UPDATED VISITOR GUIDELINES
Updated June 9, 2021
We recognize the value of loved ones visiting patients and are working to ensure visitation while maintaining safety precautions. All visitors must adhere to social distancing, masking, and temperature screening and signs/symptoms for COVID-19 prior to entry.
Visitation is permitted by appointment from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Visitation outside of these hours will be approved on a case-by-case basis by our social work and patient ambassador staff (see contact info below).
Additional guidelines are as follows:
- 30-minute visit time
- Children are allowed on a case-by-case basis (children not allowed in the ICU)
- No visitor with COVID-19 symptoms may enter
- Visitors must use appropriate surgical mask while on the premises, at all times
- No eating or drinking
Any other visitation will be approved on a case-by-case basis
Patient visitation is permitted from 9:30am to 4 pm by appointment only
Visitors will remain 6 feet from patient at all times
Activity director will remain with the resident during visitation
One visitor at a time
Visitation for compassionate situations are made on a case-by-case basis
Virtual visits strongly recommended for COVID -19 patients
Don't Put Your Health on Hold
Your hospitals, doctors and other healthcare providers have implemented extra safety precautions for more than one year now to ensure you remain safe while seeking vital medical care. Don't delay your medical care any longer, especially for chronic conditions. Follow these 4 tips:
- Don’t Distance from your Doctor
- Don’t Skip your Screenings
- Don’t Delay Emergency Care
- It’s Safe to Get Care
COVID Update and California Crisis Continuum Guidelines
Our hospital continues to follow the guidelines recommended by the California Department of Public Health to determine the appropriate steps and actions for our environment and resources during a surge of patients, which can occur with a pandemic, such as COVID.
This document link below provides an overview of the surge capacity and crisis care operations our hospital has taken into considerations to ensure we continue to provide the best care for the individual patient to delivering the best care for our community.
Patient Safety and Well-being is Our No. 1 Priority
Following state and federal guidelines for over a year—as well as our own rigorous processes and clinical standards—we remain committed to creating the safest possible environment for you and our staff.
To balance care with caution, our enhanced measures include:
- Pre-procedure screening for all surgery patients when possible
- Social distancing policies for staff and patients
- Adequate supply of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), ventilators, medications, and other medical supplies
- Daily terminal cleaning of the operating rooms to include the use of vaporizing aerial hydrogen peroxide technology for additional disinfection
- Separate inpatient and outpatient admitting areas, entrances and exits to prevent any potential exposure
- Inpatient and outpatient staff remain in designated areas assigned for the length of shift
If you have any questions or concerns, we’re here to help! Please call us at (323) 267-0477 and ask to speak to an admitting representative.