We understand the importance of visitors to our patients' healing. With new circumstances presented by COVID-19, we continue to put the safety of our patients, employees and visitors first.

Our visitor guidelines are as follows:

Hospitals

Visiting hours vary by location. ‚ÄčLabor & Delivery and Maternity patients may have one partner present at all times. Exceptions will be made for pediatrics, oncology and other special circumstances.
  • For the health and safety of our patients, only a limited amount of visitors are allowed to accompany patients in the hospital.

    Masks will be provided upon entry and are required. Visitors who choose not to wear a mask will be asked to leave the facility.

    All visitors shall remain in patient rooms at all times.

    Inpatient Units may have one visitor at a time from 7 a.m.-10 p.m., as capacity allows. Visitors must be 18 or older.

    Emergency Department non-COVID patients may have one visitor, as capacity allows.

    Labor & Delivery and Maternity patients may have one visitor present at a time.

    Elective surgery patients may be accompanied by one visitor in pre-procedure/surgery area if space permits.

    Exceptions will be made for pediatrics, oncology and special circumstances.

  • For the health and safety of our patients and staff, only a limited amount of visitors are allowed to accompany non-COVID patients in the hospital.

    Neonatal Intensive Care: Limited to one parent at a time during rotating hours to accommodate for social distancing. Please check with the unit for specific details.

    Pediatric Emergency Room: Open 24 hours

  • For the health and safety of our patients and staff, no visitors are allowed to accompany patients in the hospital or emergency department.

    Labor & Delivery patients may have one support person present at all times. Mother Baby (1 West) and Pediatrics patients may have one visitor present at all times. Parent or designated person can swap. NICU patients may have one visitor.

    Exceptions will be made for oncology and special circumstances.

  • For the health and safety of our patients and staff, no visitors are allowed to accompany patients in the hospital or emergency department.

    Exceptions will be made for oncology and special circumstances.

  • For the health and safety of our patients and staff, only a limited amount of visitors are allowed to accompany non-COVID patients in the hospital.

    One visitor per day may accompany patients in inpatient units and critical care units from 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

    Emergency Department non-COVID patients may have one visitor present at all times.

    Elective surgery patients may be accompanied by one visitor if capacity allows.

    Labor & Delivery and Maternity patients may have one partner present at all times.

    Exceptions will be made for oncology and special circumstances.

  • For the health and safety of our patients, only a limited amount of visitors are allowed to accompany non-COVID patients in the hospital.

    Visiting hours are from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Inpatient units and surgery patients may have one visitor.

    Emergency Department non-COVID patients may have one visitor, 24 hours. COVID patients in extenuating circumstances may have one visitor through the window or door. Entry to patient room is not allowed.

    COVID patients in Critical Care in extenuating circumstances are allowed one visitor through the window or door. Entry to patient room is not allowed.

    Elective surgery patients may be accompanied by one visitor.

    After 9 p.m., all patients must enter and exit through the Emergency Room. The main lobby will be closed.

    Exceptions will be made for pediatrics, oncology and special circumstances.

  • For the health and safety of our patients and staff, only one visitor is allowed to accompany non-COVID patients in the hospital.

    General Visiting Hours are from 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

  • For the health and safety of our patients and staff, visitors are not allowed.

    Labor & Delivery and Maternity patients may have one visitor present at all times.

    Diagnostic Imaging patients may have one visitor on the day of procedure and/or testing.

    After 9 p.m., all patients must enter and exit through the Emergency Department. The main lobby will be closed.

    Exceptions will be made for pediatrics and other special needs.

  • For the health and safety of our patients and staff, one visitor may accompany non-COVID patients in the hospital, Emergency Department, or for elective procedures or diagnostic imaging procedures.

    General visiting hours are from 9 a.m.-9 p.m. After 9 p.m., all patients must enter and exit through the Emergency Center. The main lobby will be closed.

    Exceptions will be made for pediatrics, oncology and special circumstances.

  • For the health and safety of our patients, only a limited amount of visitors are allowed to accompany non-COVID patients in the hospital.

    Visitation hours are 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Visitors must be 18 or older.

    Emergency Department non-COVID patients are allowed one visitor, as capacity allows.

    Labor & Delivery and Maternity patients may have one partner present at all times.

    Elective procedures or diagnostic imaging patients may have one visitor on the day of procedure and/or testing.

    After 9 p.m., all patients must enter and exit through the Emergency Department. The lobbies will be closed.

    Exceptions will be made for pediatrics, oncology and special circumstances.

  • For the health and safety of our patients and staff, only a limited amount of visitors are allowed to accompany patients.

    Visitation hours are 9 a.m.-9 p.m.

    Currently, no visitors are allowed in the Emergency Department.

    COVID admitted patients are allowed one visitor per day for a 15-minute visit through the window or door. Entry to patient room is not allowed.

    Non-COVID admitted patients are allowed one designated adult visitor per day.

    One visitor is allowed for Outpatient Surgery and Outpatient Diagnostics.

    Labor & Delivery and Maternity patients may have one designated visitor with overnight stay. No visitors are allowed in Obstetrics Triage.

    Exceptions will be made for special circumstances.

Outpatient Surgery Centers and Diagnostic Imaging Centers

  • One adult visitor may be able to accompany patients unless site-specific circumstances prevent this from occurring.

Stand Alone Emergency Departments

  • One adult visitor may be able to accompany patients when social distancing is possible. Exceptions will be made for pediatrics and other special circumstances.

Urgent Care Centers

  • No visitors are allowed to accompany patients at urgent care and urgent care express locations. Exceptions will be made for pediatrics and other special circumstances.

Physician Offices

  • Only patients who are minors, or patients with special needs, may be accompanied by one visitor. For the health and safety of our patients and staff, other visitors will not be allowed during this time.

Miami Cancer Institute

  • To continue protecting our immunocompromised cancer patients from the risks of COVID-19, no visitors will be able to accompany adult patients for the duration of this pandemic.
  • Special circumstances and limited exceptions include: infusion patients, new patients, pediatric patients, adult patients with identified neurocognitive impairment, and patients with a physical impairment that requires special assistance by their caretaker, as determined by their clinical team.

Lynn Cancer Institute

  • To continue protecting our immunocompromised cancer patients from the risks of COVID-19, one guest, 18 years and older may accompany patients during their visit.
  • Special circumstances and limited exceptions may include: new patients, pediatric patients, adult patients with identified neurocognitive impairment, and patients with a physical impairment that requires special assistance by their caretaker, as determined by their clinical team.
Beyond these examples, visitor permission may be granted by the patient care team on a case-by-case basis. Exceptions will be made for pediatrics, oncology and other special circumstances.

Visitor Requirements

Please note that all visitors must be 18 or older and will be screened. Masks will be provided and are required to be worn at all times. Visitor hours are subject to change. Anyone displaying symptoms or risk of exposure will not be allowed to visit. Masks are required to be worn at all times at our facilities, and will be provided upon entry. All visitors will follow social distancing guidelines.

Appointments

Call for appointments at hospital outpatient centers and Baptist Medical Plazas.