WASHINGTON HEALTH SYSTEM’S CURRENT VISITOR GUIDELINES

As part of our ongoing safety effort, hospital visitation is limited at WHS Washington Hospital and WHS Greene.

Limited visitation inside both WHS hospitals:

  • One (1) visitor per day, per patient*, will be permitted for
    • Inpatients – some restrictions apply. Not all units are accepting visitors and in the interest of patient safety, staff also reserve the right to deny visitation for particular patients
    • Surgical patients
    • Emergency Department patients
    • Patients scheduled for ambulatory care, outpatient procedures or diagnostic testing
  • Visiting hours for inpatients will be 1 pm to 6 pm.
  • All patients and visitors must wear a mask at all times in the building.
  • Visitors will be given a name badge to wear within the building(s) and given instructions about our expectations while you are here.  For full details on how we are keeping you safe, click here.

All visitors and patients:

  • Please use one of the following entrances:
    • Emergency Department Entrance(s)
    • Main entrance on level 2 of both hospitals
    • Cancer Center ( for Cancer patients only) at WHS Washington hospital on level G
    • All other entrances and doors will be locked
  • Entering the building:
    • Please remember to social distance and wear your mask into the building
    • Check-in with the greeter seated at the table.
    • We will ask you to perform hand hygiene with our provided hand sanitizer

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

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 deny or limit visitation in the interest of patient safety.