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Visiting

Please help us to make sure your child

  • Gets plenty of rest
  • Has the best possible protection from infection
  • Receives the best care possible

 

To increase your child’s sense of comfort and security

  • Parents can visit 24 hours a day
  •  We encourage one parent to stay at their child’s bedside overnight
  • Sorry, there is only room for one parent to sleep over
  • We encourage parents to participate in their child’s care, including bathing feeding and toileting

 

To help your child rest and relax

  • All other family members and friends 12 years of age and over are welcome between 11:00 am and 8:00 pm
  • Please limit visits to no more than 30 minutes in length and to only two visitors at a time
  • Please ask additional visitors to wait in the lobby until it’s their turn in the lobby
  • Brothers and sisters under twelve may visit with adult supervision daily with prior nursing approval
  • Please ask visitors to wash their hands before visiting and not to visit if they have a cold, fever or cough

 

To keep your child’s room clean and private

  • Please use the bathroom in the parent lounge or the one located just outside of the Pediatric Unit 
  • Please reserve the bathroom in your child’s room for patient use only
  • Please use the closet to keep your personal belongings neat and safe
  • Please leave the windowsills and floor clear of clutter
  • Please understand that, at certain times, visitors may be asked to leave so that your child or another child can receive medical treatment