Visiting Hours

Last updated May 18, 2020

Patients are allowed 1 visitor except:

  • COVID-19 confirmed or suspect patients are not allowed any visitors.
  • Family Birthplace: Mothers, regardless of COVID status, may have one visitor.
  • Emergency Department: One visitor. No visitors for COVID-positive or COVID-suspect patients.
  • Hahn Cancer Center: No visitors.
  • Sentara Medical Group: Patients visiting our clinics may now have one visitor for adult patients and two for pediatrics.
  • End of life visitation:
    • Non-COVID patients may have up to two visitors at the discretion of the nursing team.
    • COVID positive patients: Visitation is determined on a case-by-case basis.

Visitor safety guidelines:

  • Visitors 12 and under are prohibited from our hospitals.
  • Visitors will be screened before entering the facility. Anyone with signs of a respiratory infection (fever, cough, shortness of breath) will not be allowed to enter.
  • Visitors must wash their hands or use hand sanitizer when entering and exiting patient room.
  • Visitors must stay in the patient's room the entire time of the visit. Loitering in any public area is not allowed.
  • Once a visitor leaves the patient room, they must leave the hospital immediately.

All visitors are required to wear a mask and observe social distancing guidelines.