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Visiting Guidelines

 

COVID VISITOR GUIDELINES

Updated June 8, 2022

The health and safety of our patients, families, and staff are our top priority. We continue to evaluate local, state and federal COVID-19 requirements and recommendations to allow more people to safely visit their loved one while receiving care. The hospital reserves the right to deny general visitation and overnight stays to ensure the health and safety of all patients, visitors, and staff.

  • Acute care and subacute visitation hours are daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Behavioral health unit and detox visitation hours are Monday–Friday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday–Sunday and Holidays from1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Only 2 visitors allowed per room at a time
  • Minors under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult unless otherwise approved by a hospital representative
  • Minors must be 14 years or older to visit the chemical dependency unit patients
  • No visitors are allowed for COVID patients
  • Overnight stays are limited and must be approved by the house supervisor
COVID-19 Visitor Vaccination Guidelines

All approved visitors must:

  • Check-in at the main hospital front desk for screening
  • Complete the main hospital visitor log, including COVID-19 symptom attestation

All approved visitors must show proof of one of the following:

  • COVID-19 vaccination, including proof of a booster shot
  • Negative COVID-19 PCR or antigen test within the last 72 hours
    COVID-19 Visitor Vaccination Guidelines for Sub-Acute Only (Tower 3)

In alignment with the most recent health order from the California Department of Public Health, COVID-19 vaccination verification or negative COVID test (within 72 hours of visit) and a valid ID is required for visitation.

If you have any additional questions, please call (310) 836-7000 and ask to speak to social work department or patient ambassadors (ext. 1234).

COVID-19 Visitor Vaccination Guidelines-Subacute Only (Tower 3)

Call (310) 836-7000 to confirm visiting hours on the day of your planned visit as hours vary daily.

All approved visitors must:

  • Check-in at the main hospital front desk for screening
  • Complete the main hospital visitor log, including COVID-symptom attestation
  • Check in at the Tower 3 subacute front desk for screening
  • Complete the Subacute visitor log, including COVID-symptom attestation

All approved visitors must adhere to one of the following:

  • Show proof of a negative COVID PCR test within the last 48 hours or negative antigen test within the last 24 hours
  • Bring an FDA-approved home COVID test and self-swab in front of a licensed subacute staff member at the Tower 3 subacute front desk
Your Safety and Well-Being are our No. 1 Priority

For more than one year, we have been following state and federal guidelines—as well as our own rigorous processes and clinical standards—to create the safest possible environment for you and our staff.

To balance care with caution, our enhanced measures include:

  • Pre-procedure screening for all surgery patients
  • Social distancing policies for staff and patients
  • Adequate supply of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), ventilators, medications, and other medical supplies
  • Daily terminal cleaning of the operating rooms to include the use of vaporizing aerial hydrogen peroxide technology for additional disinfection
  • Separate inpatient and outpatient admitting areas, entrances and exits to prevent any potential exposure
  • Inpatient and outpatient staff remain in designated areas assigned for the length of shift

We look forward to providing valuable healthcare services to our community. If you have any questions or concerns, do not hesitate to contact your surgeon, or call us at (310) 836-7000.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns, we’re here to help! Please call us at (310) 836-7000 and ask to speak to an admitting representative.