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COVID-19 Visitor Restrictions

Effective April 5, 2020:

No visitors are allowed with the exception of the following:

  • Paediatrics/Birthing Unit/OBS – one adult support person in the hospital at a time.  No children permitted.
  • Emergency department – only one adult essential visitor as determined by the care team
  • Exceptions – special circumstances as determined by the care team (e.g. gravely ill or dying patients)
  • Those who fail screening will NOT be permitted to enter.

Permitted visitors must wash their hands and wear a mask (provided by the hospital) for the duration of their visit.

Outpatients must wash their hands and wear a mask (provided by the hospital) for the duration of their visit.

As a safety precaution, patients are not permitted to exit the hospital and cannot receive visitors outside the building.