UPDATED Visitor Information

 

It is our mission to provide quality medical care in a safe environment for our patients, staff and visitors.  In view of the Governor allowing most of our service area to enter the Green Phase on June 12th, Wayne Memorial has relaxed some of its visitor restrictions. To help contain and prevent the spread of COVID-19, Wayne Memorial reminds everyone to continue to practice infection control protocols.

 

Hospital Inpatients

Visitors are allowed in these circumstances, effective June 17, 2020

  • Non-COVID-19 medical/surgical patients  ……….   1 healthy and designated visitor
  • Labor & Delivery, New Beginnings…………………..   1 parent/support person
  • Infant/Pediatric patients  ……………………………….   1 set of parents or authorized representative
  • Non-Covid-19 Patient in an end-of-life situation .. 2 healthy and designated visitors
  • Covid-19 Patient in an end-of-life situation……….. 2 healthy and designated visitors – must be able  to wear required PPE (personal protective equipment)
  • Patient who requires informed clinical consent …. 1 designated person essential to care
  • Patient who needs discharge support………………… 1 healthy and designated visitor
  • Hospital Outpatient Procedures………………………… 1 healthy support  person
  • Emergency Department  ………………………..1 healthy support person
  • Inpatient Rehabilitation (Good Shepherd) 1 healthy person at a time
  • Swing Bed Patients 1 healthy and designated visitor

 

All visitors must follow these guidelines for infection control

 

  • Visitation hours (where allowed) 9am to 6pm
  • COVID-19 in end-of-life situation: patient visitation may be more restricted in time allowances
  • No visitors under 18 years of age with exceptions
  • Visitors will have their temperature taken and be screened upon entry to the hospital
  • Visitors must wear a face mask inside the hospital
  • Visitors are allowed to stay in the patient’s room only and should not visit any other areas of the hospital

 

Visitor Restrictions in these areas

 

  • Intensive Care unit                                                 No visitors except in special circumstances
  • Same-Day Surgery                                                  1 healthy designated visitor restricted to waiting area
  • Wayne Woodlands Manor                                    No visitors except in end-of-life situations

 

 

MAIN ENTRANCE CLOSES AT 4PM

Please use the Emergency Department entrance after 4pm.

 

THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION.

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