Visitor Restriction at Western Memorial Regional Hospital

There is a temporary visitor restriction in place on the Orthopedic Unit (2D) at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital.

The visitor restrictions are in place due to a number of patients on the with gastrointestinal illness.

Immediate family members of patients should call 784-5302 for further direction about visitation.

Visitors can help reduce the spread of illness by doing the following:

  • Do not visit if you are ill.

  • Clean your hands before entering a room and after visiting your loved ones.

  • Limit your visit to only one patient/resident.

  • Wear protective equipment, such as masks, gown and gloves for the duration of the visit, if required.

Nursing staff will advise which equipment is required, and how to properly apply and remove it.