As global and domestic cases of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) rise, we have implemented additional measures at our hospitals and clinics to protect the health of everyone we serve.
To protect the health and safety of our patients, visitors and associates, Saint Joseph Hospital has implemented temporary visitor restrictions.
Visiting Hours: 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. NO OVERNIGHT VISITORS (some exceptions could apply)
TWO VISITORS AT A TIME ARE ALLOWED FOR PATIENTS WHO DO NOT HAVE OR ARE NOT SUSPECTED OF HAVING COVID-19
If visiting COVID-19 positive or suspected patients, visitors must comply with full PPE requirements and may be asked to leave the patient’s room during some high-risk procedures to ensure their safety.
COVID-19 is spread through person-to-person contact and by coming into contact with infected surfaces. You can help protect yourself and limit the spread of disease with these tips:
Signs and symptoms of infection with the new coronavirus can be mild to severe and include:
Symptoms may appear 14 days after exposure.
Those with underlying medical conditions, such as heart disease, diabetes or chronic lung disease should take extra precautions to avoid unnecessary exposure.
Call your doctor if:
If your symptoms are severe, seek emergency care or call 911.
Your doctor must provide an order for testing in advance of your arrival.
Consider using SCL Health’s Right Care virtual options.