Visitor Information

Protecting Patients and Providers

Current Visitor Restrictions at ThedaCare Locations

At ThedaCare, the first priority is protecting the health and wellness of our patients, team members and visitors.


Due to the presence of coronavirus COVID-19 nationwide and in our immediate region, ThedaCare is implementing the following visitor restrictions until further notice.

Masking is required at all times throughout ThedaCare locations.

  • No visitors for COVID patients, except limited, approved, pre-arranged visitation for end of life.
  • Non-COVID patients may have one visitor during normal visiting hours. Visitors must remain masked at all times, and stay in the patient’s room.
  • One parent/guardian allowed to accompany:
    • Minor
    • Patient with medical need (intellectual and/or developmental disability or cognitive impairment).
  • Patients presenting for outpatient care in a hospital or clinic setting are allowed to enter with their minor children, if no alternative. Children must be wearing a mask at all times.

 

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Restrictions By Location

  • No visitors for COVID positive patients.
  • Non-COVID patients may have one visitor during normal visiting hour guidelines. Visitors must remain masked at all times, and stay in the patient’s room for duration of the visit.
  • Anyone under the age of 16 is restricted from visiting, except under extreme circumstances.
  • For Family Birth Care, the above visitor restrictions will be enforced, including one visitor at a time during normal visiting hours. No children under the age of 16 are allowed.
  • Additional restrictions may be imposed based on the clinical status of the patient or provider judgment.
  • In-person visitation is regulated by state and federal guidelines. When visits are permitted, they must be pre-arranged. Visitors will be screened, and visits will take place in a designated area that allows for social distancing.
  • Compassionate care and end-of-life visits will continue to be offered as needed.
  • One person is permitted to accompany patients in the Emergency Department.
  • Patients may bring one visitor with them to their appointments and/or treatment at any of our Cancer Care locations.
  • Visitors must remain masked at all times, and stay in the patient’s room for duration of the visit.
  • Anyone under the age of 16 is restricted from visiting, except under extreme circumstances.

ThedaCare understands exceptions may need to be made on a case-by-case basis.

Visitors who are ill should not visit patients. Family members are encouraged to use other ways to connect with their loved ones through phone or video calls.

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