STATEMENT OF POLICY: Only two visitors per patient at any one time.

No children under the age of 12 except sibling children are permitted to visit in Obstetrics.

Children under 12 must be accompanied by a responsible adult when visiting patients.

Any or all visitors may be asked to leave at the discretion of the Nursing Team Leader or designate.

In exceptional circumstances these visiting hours may be waived at the discretion of the Nursing Team Leader or designate.

Visiting Hours: The visiting hours are 1000 to 2000 hours for medical patients, surgical patients and Long-Term Care patients.

The visiting hours are from 1400 to 1600 hours and then from 1800 to 2000 hours for obstetrics.

Visitors to the Special Care Unit (SCU) are restricted to immediate family and/or significant other(s).

Other visitors will be allowed at the discretion of the SCU staff.