Dignity Health Patient Visitation Policies

To ensure everyone’s safety, we are currently not allowing visitors beyond the exceptions below.

Visitor policies are subject to change without notice in order to provide the safest possible care. Please call your local hospital for the latest visitor policy.

Emergency Department

Patients under the age of 18:

  • 1 legal guardian.

Pediatric & NICU

  • 2 designated visitors per day.
  • 2 visitor at a time when NICU capacity permits.

Comfort Care
Physical, Intellectual, Developmental Disabilities
Cognitive Impairment

  • designated support people.
  • 1 visitor at a time.

Family Birth Center

  • designated Birth Partner or Coach and Doula during labor & delivery.
  • 2 visitors during post-partum recovery, 1 at a time.


  • COVID+ Patients
  • Infectious Isolation Patients

Outpatient Procedures
Outpatient Visits

  • 1 visitor in designated waiting area.

Protect patients. Protect yourself.

Please remember...

Visitors must be symptom free and must wear a mask at all times. 
Visitors are only permitted in the patient room or designated waiting areas.  

No children under the age of 14. 

Visitors must maintain physical distancing of 6 feet.             

Additional patient visitation requests will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis. 

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