Niagara Health extends hospital visiting hours as of Monday July 13th
Niagara Health is now extending its visitors hours as of Monday.
Starting on Monday, July 13th, visiting hours for inpatients at Niagara Health are increasing to 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
The same COVID-19 protocols are in place.
All visitors must:
-Be 18 years of age or older.
-Pass screening in order to gain entry. There will be signage to indicate where visitors are screened. There is a screening form available on the Niagara Health website that visitors can fill out before coming to the hospital to expedite this process.
-Bring their own mask and wear it at all times while in the hospital. It is mandatory that all visitors wear a mask while at the hospital.
-Follow infection prevention and control measures, including meticulous hand hygiene and physical distancing throughout their stay.
-Limit their movement while in the hospital, staying in the patient’s room for the duration of the visit.
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