Effective Thursday, April 1, 2021

As part of our ongoing safety effort, hospital visitation is limited at WHS Washington Hospital and WHS Greene.  All patients and visitors must wear a mask at all times in the building.

Limited visitation inside both WHS hospitals:

  • Inpatient Units:
    • Visiting hours for inpatients will be 9:00 am to 6:00 pm 
    • 2 adult visitors per patient, per day:
      • Must be the same 2 visitors in the 24 hour period
      • Only 1 visitor in patient room at a time
  • Specialty Units:
    • Center for Mental Health and Wellbeing (BHU) – NO visitation at this time
    • CARE Center for Family Birth and Women’s Health (OB/GYN) – 1 designated support person, 24 hours/day1 additional visitor 9:00 am – 6:00 pm (post-partum and gyne only) – Click here for details
    • Emergency Department1 visitor, 24 hours/day
    • Ambulatory and Diagnostic Testing1 support person/visitor during time of service
  • SPECIAL CONSIDERATION will be given to:
    • End of life patients
    • Patients who have an intellectual, developmental or cognitive disability, communication barrier or behavior health concerns

All visitors and patients:

  • Please use one of the following entrances:
    • Emergency Department Entrance (for E.D. patients and visitors only)
    • Main entrance on level 2 of both hospitals
  • Entering the building:
    • Please remember to social distance and wear your mask into the building
    • Check-in with the greeter seated at entrance

For restrictions at our WHS Outpatient Physician Offices, please ask your provider’s office staff while making your appointment. Information may vary by location.

As a reminder – our facilities are SAFE!

Don’t put your care on hold. If you need a diagnostic test or procedure, please schedule it today.

For more information on our WHS Safe Care Commitment go to whs.org/safe.

* Washington Health System staff members reserve the right to further restrict visitation in the interest of patient safety.