COVID-19 Visitation Requirements

Covid-19 Visitation Restrictions


The New York State Department of Health has issued mandatory visitation guidelines for all hospitals in New York State. In compliance with the state’s order, Columbia Memorial Hospital will be taking the following required actions:

As of March 19, 2020, no visitors will be allowed access to the hospital or the Emergency Department

Effective immediately, per the state’s order, we have suspended all visitation. Exceptions may be made when medically necessary (i.e. visitor is essential to the care of the patient) or for certain other, limited circumstances. These exceptions will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.