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Washington Regional COVID-19 Safety Measures

COMMITTED TO YOUR  HEALTH AND YOUR SAFETY

At Washington Regional, we are committed to the health and safety of our patients, visitors and team members. Providing safe, compassionate care is our top priority, and we’ve taken extra steps in our hospital, emergency department and clinics to keep you safe.

Learn more about how we’re keeping you safe in our facilities and what to expect when you visit:

HOSPITAL


  • COVID-19 screening upon entry for all patients, visitors and staff with protocols in place to immediate isolation for patients with respiratory symptoms
  • Universal masking required for all patients, visitors and staff; if you don’t have a mask, we will provide you with one
  • Social distancing in waiting rooms
  • Modified visitor policy, limiting number of visitors
  • Enhanced cleaning and infection control practices in all facilities

  • EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT

    Emergencies don’t stop for COVID-19, and delaying care can have negative consequences for your health. If you have a serious injury, illness, or signs of a heart attack or stroke, call 911 or go to the Emergency Department immediately. We’ve taken the following measures in our Emergency Department for your safety and peace of mind:

  • COVID-19 screening upon entry for all patients, visitors and staff prior to entering the facility, including immediate isolation for patients with respiratory symptoms
  • Face masks required for all patients, visitors and staff; if you don’t have a mask, we will provide you with one
  • Separate, negative pressure treatment area for patients with respiratory symptoms to prevent spread of germs
  • Social distancing in waiting rooms, with little to no wait time
  • Modified visitor policy, limiting number of visitors to facility
  • Enhanced cleaning and infection control practices, including use of UV-light robot technology

  • CLINICS

    Staying safe means staying healthy. Whether you have a chronic illness or are due for a wellness visit, it’s important to stay on top of your health. Delaying care can lead to serious, unnecessary consequences for your health. Washington Regional clinic locations have implemented the following measures to ensure your safety:

  • COVID-19 screening upon entry for all patients, visitors and staff prior to entering each clinic with immediate isolation for individuals with respiratory symptoms
  • Face masks required for all patients, visitors and staff; if you don’t have a mask, we will provide you with one
  • Social distancing in waiting rooms, with minimal wait time in public areas
  • Modified visitor policy, limiting number of visitors in clinics
  • Enhanced cleaning and infection control practices
  • Telehealth visits so you can receive care without leaving home
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    More information about Coronavirus, can be found here

    Now and always, Washington Regional is here for you.