To protect patients and reduce exposure to viruses circulating in our community, including the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), Samaritan Health Services has put the following visitor restrictions in place until further notice.
Visitor restrictions, for all patients in all Samaritan-affiliated hospitals, will include:
The best defense against all viruses, both at hospitals and in the community, is to avoid exposure through the following basic hygiene and infection-control measures:
If you have COVID-19 symptoms, please call your clinic, urgent care or hospital first so they can prepare to care for you and limit the spread of the virus. Also, Samaritan patients with MyChart can get a COVID-19 consultation through a MyChart E-Visit.
For more information, call 211 or visit these resources: