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Visitor Restrictions

Visitor Restrictions

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SSM Health continues to take every precaution to ensure the safety of our patients, visitors, employees, physicians and communities. In order to promote the safety of our patients, healthcare workers and the community, we are limiting visitors at SSM Health Monroe. We continue to adjust our policy and make decisions rooted in safeguarding and caring for our patients.

 

Visitor Restrictions Effective 9/08/2021 

SSM Health Monroe Hospital Visitor Policy

Patients are allowed one visitor/support person per day. 

The below must be followed:

  • Visitors must be over 18 years of age. 
  • Inpatient patients must test negative before they are allowed a visitor.
  • Visitors may only enter the building one time per day. Once a visitor leaves, they will not be permitted to return until the following day.

 

SSM Health Monroe Clinic Medical Group Visitor Policy

Patients are allowed one visitor/support person.

The below must be followed:

  • Visitors must be over 18 years of age. 

 

Reminder to Our Patients and Visitors

For the safety and protection of our patients, visitors, staff and communities, everyone entering our facilities must wear a face covering or mask. Please visit our Universal Masking page for more information. 

 

Visiting process and standards

  • Visiting adults will be screened for wellness (fever or respiratory symptoms) every day.
  • All visiting adults are expected to do hand hygiene at the point of wellness screening and before entering the patient room.
  • Visiting adults will be asked to leave the ministry if they do not follow these standards or wear their mask as directed.
  • Anyone with a positive exposure to COVID-19 or elevated temperature will not be allowed entry without approval by Administrative Supervisor.