COVID-19 VISITATION GUIDELINES FOR MCHD FACILITIES
EFFECTIVE: June 12, 2020
Pioneer Memorial Hospital – Heppner, OR
All individuals entering the building will be required to go through the designated screening process before entry into the facility. All patients & visitors are required to enter through the ER door of the hospital AFTER screening has occurred.
Hospitalized patients are allowed to have at least one visitor per day. The condition of the patient shall determine the length of the visit.
Patients seeking care/treatment in the facility (lab, x-ray, or ER) may have one guest with them if needed to assist with patient care or if requested by the patient.
All patient visitation will be encouraged to occur within the patient’s room or in common areas that allow for social/physical distancing—a maximum of two (2) visitors per patient at any one time.
Out-patients and visitors are to wear masks while you are in the facility. If you need a mask, one will be provided.
Clinic Guidelines (Pioneer Memorial Clinic, Irrigon Medical Clinic, and Ione Community Clinic)
Patients and “attendees” presenting to the clinic for appointments shall be screened OUTSIDE of the building by clinic staff.
Patients may have one “attendee” accompany them into the clinic and exam room if needed to assist with patient care or if requested by the patient.
Masks are to be worn during the visit. If you need a mask, one will be provided to you.