BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Starting Monday, guests at Catholic Well being hospitals will be capable to go to sufferers for longer durations, because the healthcare system is reverting their visitation to pre-pandemic hours.
Visiting hours now run from 11 a.m. to eight p.m. day by day. The change applies to these wanting to go to non-COVID sufferers at Catholic Well being’s 5 hospitals.
What does stay in impact is the 2 guests per affected person rule. Maternity sufferers can have two assist individuals throughout their hospital go to. Hospital officers say guests should be 12-years-old or older and people below 14-years-old should be with an grownup.
Guests are nonetheless required to bear a pre-visit well being screening which incorporates sporting a masks always and washing arms earlier than and after every go to. These with COVID-19 signs aren’t allowed to go to. Guests can velocity up the registration course of by filling out an internet form.
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