Visitation Guidelines for Providence St. Joseph Hospital, Orange
Effective September 17, 2022
All visitors must be free of fever and cold/flu-like symptoms. Patients are allowed two visitors at a time. There are no restrictions on the total number of visitors per day. If more than two visitors arrive at a time for a patient, you will be asked to wait.
Visitation hours are 10 a.m.–8 p.m. Behavioral Health Services visitation hours are 6 p.m.-7 p.m.
Surgical Masks are Required
All visitors must wear a surgical mask at all times; if you do not have one, we will provide one for you. Visitors are expected to wear their mask at all times, even when in the patient room. Visitors who do not follow our masking policy will be given one warning. Any further violations will result in termination of visitation for that day.
COVID-19 Patient Visits
Visitors for COVID-19 patients must wear an N95 respirator, face shield, gown and gloves at all times in a patient room. Visitors must check-in at the nurse’s station before entering the room, where they will receive this essential PPE and education.
Visitor Requests & Exceptions
There are exceptions made for end-of-life and other critical situations, please contact a nurse if you would like to make a request or discuss an exception.