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Orange Level Visitor Restrictions

Department Hours Restrictions
Hospital Inpatient Departments, Including Surgical Inpatients Open hours (Hours may vary by location) • Two (2) healthy adult visitors per day screened and masked at all times. One (1) visitor at a time in patient room.
• Visitors must stay in patient’s room unless visiting the caf  .
• One (1) healthy adult visitor may be designated to stay overnight. Overnight visitors may not switch out with other visitors.
End-of-Life Patients in any Department (Including COVID-Positive End-of-Life Patients in all Palliative Care Locations) Open hours • Family members who are screened and masked may visit with guidance from care team and should callthe unit for guidance.
Adult COVID-19 Positive Patients Time scheduled by care team • Healthy Visitor(s) screened and masked allowed for COVID-Positive End of Life (see above).
• Two (2) designated healthy adult visitors screened and in required PPE for duration of the stay. One (1) visitor at a time in patient room.
• Visiting times will be scheduled by the patient’s care team.
• Ask unit for accommodations regarding virtual visits.
Women’s Center,
Labor & Delivery, Maternity
(Guidance may vary by location)
Open hours • Four (4) designated healthy adult visitors screened and masked (includes labor partner or doula) are identified on admission and able to visit throughout duration of mothers stay.
• Siblings ages 14 years and older can be identified as a part of the four (4) approved visitors as desired by the patient. Age will be validated by clinical team prior to visitation approval. Sibling visits for children less than14 years of age are not permitted, virtual sibling visits facilitated as appropriate.
• Only two (2) visitors are allowed at the bedside at any time.
• COVID positive patient caregivers must remain in the patient’s room at all times. COVID positive patients are restricted to adult caregivers only.
Medical Practices and Outpatient Clinics During time of appointment • One (1) healthy adult visitor screened and masked at all times.
• When necessary healthy, young children can accompany the patient to appointment in addition to theone (1) healthy adult visitor. Alternative arrangements are encouraged if able.
• Pediatric outpatient/clinics: Two (2) visitors screened and masked at all times. Sibling considered as 1 of the 2 visitors.
Outpatient Surgical Patients Prior to surgery • One (1) healthy healthy adult visitor screened and masked allowed in the pre-op area with patient prior to surgery.
Emergency Department Open hours • No visitors allowed in lobby or waiting areas or curtained-only areas.
• One (1) healthy adult visitor screened and masked at all times allowed once patient is placed in a room. Visitor may switch out with one (1) other visitor.
• Patients who fall within ADA guidelines, or require a visitor for clinical care or safety, may have one (1) healthy adult visitor screened and masked at all times in lobby or waiting areas. Visitor may switch out with
one (1) other visitor.
• Pediatric patients: Two (2) guardians screened and masked at all times. One (1) guardian with patient while in lobby.