Effective December 23, 2021 GMCH/NWHC essential care partners will be requested to show proof of full vaccination before entering the hospital. An Essential Care Partner (ECP) is a support person whose presence is considered essential to the safety and well-being of a patient while they are in the hospital, offering physical, psychosocial or other supports essential to the plan of care. A visitor is a person who would socially visit a patient or an extended family member who is not an active participant in the patient’s plan of care. At this time, social visitors will not be allowed to visit patients in the hospital. Click Here for full media release.
UPDATED ESSENTIAL CARE PARTNER/VISITOR GUIDELINES AS OF DECEMBER 30, 2021. PLEASE READ: