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SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University

University Hospital of Brooklyn

Visitor Guidelines

Admitted patients will be permitted to have 1 visitor at a time for a total of 4 hrs. per patient, between 12pm-8pm.

Each visitor must be 18 years of age or older.

No visitation for COVID-19+Patients except for Labor & Delivery, Pediatrics, and End-of-Life.

Exceptions:

  • Patients in end of life situations:
    • 1 visitor at a time; special consideration for times of visitation will be made
  • Patients with intellectual/developmental disabilities:
    • 1 visitor at a time; special consideration for times of visitation will be made
  • Maternal-Child Services:
    • Labor and Delivery: 24-hour visitation for 1 support person and 1 doula, Post-partum: 1 support person and 1 doula, 12pm-8pm
    • Neonatal units: 1 parent/guardian at a time, 12pm-8pm
    • Pediatric patients: 24-hour visitation for 1 parent/guardian/support person at a time


EVERYONE WILL BE SCREENED BEFORE ENTERING THE HOSPITAL

Please Remember to:

Sanitize Hands
Maintain Social Distance
Wear a Face Covering or Mask

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