Family and friends are encouraged to visit patients at ACMC to help in the healing process. Visiting hours have been established for each unit to enhance quality of care. Visiting information can be obtained from the unit nurses. Visitors should observe the following guidelines:
- Visitors may not smoke on the hospital property, including parking lots and sidewalks.
- Visitors must dress appropriately and must wear shoes and shirts.
- No more than two visitors are allowed at the bedside at one time.
- People with colds, sore throats or any contagious disease should not visit patients.
- Visits should be kept short. Visitors should be considerate of patients' well-being by keeping the environment calm and quiet.
- Visitors may be asked to leave the room during tests or treatments or when a nurse or doctor needs to see the patient.
- Medical/surgical units (2North, 2South, 4North): 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
- Pediatrics: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
- Maternity: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
- Parent/siblings: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.
- ICU: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 to 8 p.m.
- Hospice: 24 hours.
- Skilled Nursing Unit: 24 hours.
- Inpatient Behavioral Medicine Unit: 6 to 7 p.m. daily.
- Weekends: 1 to 2 p.m. and 6 to 7 p.m.
- Visitors must be 17 years or older.