COVID-19

UM BWMC is closely monitoring the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak.

Temporary Visitor Policies

Visitors: Please see our Temporary Visitor Policy before coming to our facilities. In addition to our regular visiting hours and policies, additional restrictions are in place for visitors to all patients due to the coronavirus pandemic. Thank you for helping to keep our patients safe.

Virtual Visits for Patients and Families

Normal Visiting Hours and Guidelines

  • Acute Care Units, Pediatrics, and the Emergency Department
    • 8 am – 8 pm
  • Psychiatric Unit
    • No visiting hours at this time.
  • Psychiatric Unit Family Hours (17 years old and younger)
    • No visiting hours at this time. 

Upon entering the hospital, all visitors must report to the Information Desk in the main lobby to ask for a visitor wristband. We require everyone to identify themselves and their destination within the hospital to provide a safer environment for our patients, visitors and staff. The main lobby of the medical center is open 24 hours a day.

Please note, our visiting hours are subject to change and certain restrictions may be implemented throughout the year for our patients' safety — for example, flu restrictions may apply during flu season. In addition, special arrangements can be made if needed — please ask the nurse manager on your nursing unit for assistance.

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