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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.

Patient visitation for:


  • 2 visitors at a time per patient

Family Birth Center

  • 2 visitors (not including support person) may rotate during labor & delivery
  • 2 visitors at a time during postpartum recovery; visitors may rotate out

Emergency Department

Patients under the age of 18:

  • 1 support person as capacity permits
  • Visitors are limited in the ED Lobby (except for Pediatric Patients)

Outpatient Procedures/Visits

  • 1 support person
  • (Must stay in the waiting room / designated waiting area)