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Mercy Hospital Folsom Visiting Hours and Guidelines


Please see below for Mercy Folsom's current visitation policy:


Masks are not required for staff, patients, or visitors, with the following exceptions:

  • Masks are required for patients, staff and visitors in respiratory/droplet/airborne isolation areas.
  • Visitors and patients are encouraged to wear masks if they are experiencing symptoms of respiratory illness.

Thank you for your continued support to keep our community safe and healthy.

Limited visitors for:


  • 2 designated visitors per patient, for the duration of stay
  • Only 1 visitor will be permitted at a time

Family Birth Center

  • 1 designated Birth Partner or Coach and Doula during¬†labor & delivery as capacity permits
  • 2 visitors during postpartum recovery
  • Only 1 visitor will be permitted at a time

Pediatric/NICU patients

  • 2 designated visitors at a time when capacity permits

Emergency Department

Patients under the age of 18:

  • 1 visitor per patient

Outpatient Procedures/Visits

  • 1 visitor per patient, in designated waiting areas