Methodist Hospitals Visitation Update


Methodist Hospitals is updating its visitor guidelines to support personal connections with loved ones while keeping patients, visitors and team members safe.

  • Visiting hours are 11 am-7 pm.
  • Patients on inpatient units may have one visit per patient per day. However, no visitors are permitted for COVID-19 patients.
  • The visitor may stay for the whole visitation period, but if they leave the hospitals they will not be allowed to return until the following day.
  • Patients may also have one clergy visit per day.
  • Patients undergoing surgery, procedures or outpatient testing may be accompanied by one support person.
  • No visitors under age 18 are permitted.
  • Visitors may visit the gift shop and cafeteria.
  • All visitors will be screened for temperature/symptoms and must be masked correctly at all times (over nose and mouth). No one with signs or symptoms of illness will be admitted.
  • Patients going to outpatient diagnostic areas such as the lab and x-ray must exit the building after testing is completed.