The following policies are in place effective June 15, 2020:

General Guidelines:

  • All visitors should arrive wearing a mask and continue to wear during their entire stay. Visitors should provide their own mask if possible.
  • PVH staff will screen visitors at the main entrance using a brief series of questions and a temperature check.
  • All visitors should wash their hands with soap and water for 20 seconds or apply hand sanitizer upon entry and departure from the patient rooms and facility.
  • Visitors must be over 18 years of age.
  • These visitor guidelines apply to vendors and contractors needing to come inside of PVH facilities as well.
  • Care considerations and exceptions may be made on a case-by-case basis.
  • Exceptions to visitation hours may be made for essential caregivers.
  • All admitted adult inpatients may designate one primary and one alternate visitor who may come into our facility with the purpose of visiting the patient during their stay.
  • Adult inpatients may have only one designated visitor in our building at a time between the hours of 12:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
  • Pediatric patients who are admitted will be allowed up to (2) essential caregivers (parents or guardians) who may come into the building with the purpose of visiting the patient during their stay. Patients may have only one designated visitor in the building at a time.
  • All admitted adult inpatients may designate one primary and one alternate visitor who may come into our facility with the purpose of visiting the patient during their stay.

Intensive Care Unit:

Visiting hours will be 12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m., 4:00-4:30 p.m., 6:00-7:00 p.m.

  • All admitted adult inpatients may designate one primary and one alternate visitor who may come into the facility with the purpose of visiting the patient during their stay.

Emergency Department:

  • Emergency department patients may have one person accompany them into the facility/room who must remain with the patient during his/her visit. If a visitor leaves the facility, they will remain out the facility until the patient is discharged.
  • All other visitors must remain in their vehicles.

Surgical Service / Outpatient Procedures:

  • All adult patients having an outpatient procedure or surgery may have one designated person accompany them to the facility.
  • This person will be asked to wait in their vehicle during the procedure and will be contacted by staff throughout the procedure with updates as well as discharge.
  • Visitors of adult inpatients taken to surgery will be asked to wait in their vehicle during the procedure. Staff will notify visitor when patient has arrived into their room.

Physician Offices and Clinics:

  • All patients should arrive wearing a mask and continue to wear during the entire visit. If the patient is required to have an essential caregiver this person should be wearing a mask as well.
  • Patients at physician offices and clinics may be asked to wait their vehicles or outside the office until the appointment. Contact your provider’s office/clinic for information prior to your appointment.
  • Family members of adult patients will not be allowed to accompany their loved ones into the office or exam room unless absolutely necessary. If an essential caregiver is needed for assistance, only one person may accompany the patient.

Cafeteria:

  • The Dining area will be open to employees and visitors. Hours of operation are 7:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m.
  • Seating will be less than normal due to social distancing.
  • Gloves are available at the self- serve beverage station.