We understand the importance of visitors to our patients' healing. With new circumstances presented by COVID-19, we continue to put the safety of our patients, employees and visitors first.

Our visitor guidelines are as follows:

Hospitals

Visiting hours vary by location. ‚ÄčLabor & Delivery and Maternity patients may have one partner present at all times. Exceptions will be made for pediatrics, oncology and other special circumstances.
  • For the health and safety of our patients and staff, one visitor may accompany Non-COVID patients in the hospital, Emergency Department, or for diagnostic imaging procedures.

    General visiting hours are from 9 a.m.-9 p.m.

    After 9 p.m., all patients must enter and exit through the Emergency Center. The main lobby will be closed.

    Exceptions will be made for pediatrics, oncology and special circumstances.

    Additional information regarding our COVID-19 visitor policies can be found here.

  • For the health and safety of our patients and staff, only a limited amount of visitors are allowed to accompany non-COVID patients in the hospital.

    Neonatal Intensive Care: Limited to one parent at a time during rotating hours to accommodate for social distancing. Please check with the unit for specific details.

    Pediatric Emergency Room: Open 24 hours

  • For the health and safety of our patients and staff, only a limited amount of visitors are allowed to accompany non-COVID patients in the hospital.

    One visitor may accompany patients in inpatient units and critical care units from 12 p.m.-7 p.m. Emergency Room patients may also be accompanied by one visitor, if capacity allows.

    Elective surgery patients are not allowed visitors at this time.

    Labor & Delivery and pediatrics patients may have two visitors present at all times. Mother Baby (1 West) may have two visitors present at all times during the day, but only one visitor at overnight.

    NICU: One visitor allowed at all times.

    Exceptions will be made for special circumstances.

  • For the health and safety of our patients and staff, only a limited amount of visitors are allowed to accompany non-COVID patients in the hospital.

    One designated visitor may accompany patients in inpatient units and critical care units from 12 p.m.-7 p.m. Emergency Room and elective surgery patients may also be accompanied by one visitor, if capacity allows.

    Elective surgery patients are not allowed visitors at this time.

    Exceptions will be made for special circumstances.

  • For the health and safety of our patients and staff, only a limited amount of visitors are allowed to accompany non-COVID patients in the hospital.

    One visitor per day may accompany patients in inpatient units and critical care units from 12 p.m.-7 p.m.

    Emergency Department non-COVID patients may have one visitor present at all times.

    Elective surgery patients may be accompanied by one visitor, if capacity allows.

    Labor & Delivery and Maternity patients may have one partner present at all times.

    Exceptions will be made for oncology and special circumstances.

  • For the health and safety of our patients, only a limited amount of visitors are allowed to accompany non-COVID patients in the hospital.

    Visiting hours are from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

    Inpatient units may have one visitor. Surgery patients may have one visitor.

    Emergency Department non-COVID patients may have one designated visitor, 24 hours. COVID patients in extenuating circumstances may have one visitor through the window or door. Entry to patient room is not allowed.

    COVID patients in Critical Care in extenuating circumstances are allowed one visitor through the window or door. Entry to patient room is not allowed.

    Elective surgery patients may be accompanied by one visitor.

    After 9 p.m., all patients must enter and exit through the Emergency Room. The main lobby will be closed.

    Exceptions will be made for pediatrics, oncology and special circumstances.

  • For the health and safety of our patients and staff, only one visitor is allowed to accompany non-COVID patients in the hospital.

    General Visiting Hours are from 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

  • For the health and safety of our patients and staff, only a limited amount of visitors are allowed to accompany non-COVID patients in the hospital.

    Visitation hours are 9 a.m. - 9 p.m., for non-COVID patients, and one visitor is allowed.

    Emergency Department non-COVID patients may have one visitor present at all times.

    Labor & Delivery and Maternity patients may have one partner present at all times.

    Elective procedures or diagnostic imaging patients may have one visitor on the day of procedure and/or testing.

    After 9 p.m., all patients must enter and exit through the Emergency Department. The main lobby will be closed.

  • For the health and safety of our patients and staff, one visitor may accompany non-COVID patients in the hospital, Emergency Department, or for elective procedures or diagnostic imaging procedures.

    General visiting hours are from 9 a.m.-9 p.m. After 9 p.m., all patients must enter and exit through the Emergency Center. The main lobby will be closed.

    Exceptions will be made for pediatrics, oncology and special circumstances.

  • For the health and safety of our patients, only a limited amount of visitors are allowed to accompany non-COVID patients in the hospital.

    Visitation hours are 10 a.m.-7 p.m. for all patients and only one visitor is allowed.

    Emergency Department patients are not allowed visitors at this time.

    Labor & Delivery and Maternity patients may have one partner present at all times.

    Elective procedures or diagnostic imaging patients may have one visitor on the day of procedure and/or testing.

    After 9 p.m., all patients must enter and exit through the Emergency Department. The lobbies will be closed.

    Exceptions will be made for pediatrics, oncology and special circumstances.

  • For the health and safety of our patients and staff, only a limited amount of visitors are allowed to accompany patients.

    Visitation hours are 9 a.m.-9 p.m. for admitted patients, and two visitors are allowed at a time.

    Emergency Department non-COVID patients may have one visitor present at all times.

    COVID admitted patients are allowed one visitor. COVID Critical Care patients are allowed one visitor for a 15-minute visit through the window or door. Entry to patient room is not allowed.

    Labor & Delivery and Maternity patients may have two visitors, but only one can stay overnight. In maternity triage, only one visitor allowed.

    Elective procedures or diagnostic imaging patients may have two visitors on the day of procedure and/or testing.

    The doors in the front lobby close at 9 p.m. and reopen at 6 a.m.; to enter the hospital during these hours, please go through the Emergency Department.

    Exceptions will be made for special circumstances.

Outpatient Surgery Centers and Diagnostic Imaging Centers

  • One adult visitor may be able to accompany patients unless site-specific circumstances prevent this from occurring.

Stand Alone Emergency Departments

  • One adult visitor may be able to accompany patients when social distancing is possible. Exceptions will be made for pediatrics and other special circumstances.

Urgent Care Centers

  • One visitor is allowed to accompany patients at urgent cares and urgent care express locations.

Physician Offices

  • Only patients who are minors, or patients with special needs, may be accompanied by one visitor. For the health and safety of our patients and staff, other visitors will not be allowed during this time.

Miami Cancer Institute and Lynn Cancer Institute

  • To continue protecting our immunocompromised cancer patients from the risks of COVID-19, no visitors will be able to accompany adult patients for the duration of this pandemic.
  • There will be special circumstances when it will be necessary for a single adult visitor to accompany a patient. Limited exceptions may include: new patients, pediatric patients, adult patients with identified neurocognitive impairment, and patients with a physical impairment that requires special assistance by their caretaker, as determined by their clinical team.
Beyond these examples, visitor permission may be granted by the patient care team on a case-by-case basis. Exceptions will be made for pediatrics, oncology and other special circumstances.

Visitor Requirements

Please note that all visitors must be 18 or older and will be screened. Masks will be provided and are required to be worn at all times. Visitor hours are subject to change. Anyone displaying symptoms or risk of exposure will not be allowed to visit. Masks are required to be worn at all times at our facilities, and will be provided upon entry. All visitors will follow social distancing guidelines.

Appointments

Call for appointments at hospital outpatient centers and Baptist Medical Plazas.