Visitors can provide many benefits to both patients and visitors. Northern Louisiana Medical Center currently allows visitation with the following restrictions. The policy is subject to change due to the current COVID- 19 status, State and National guidelines.
No one under the age of 16 is allowed in the facility unless seeking medical treatment.
In order to protect our patients and healthcare personnel and to reduce the potential risk of disease transmission to patients, visitors, staff and the community, Northern Louisiana Medical Center has limited points of entry into the facility. The following procedure will be adhered to by all Northern Louisiana Medical Center personnel.
If a clergy visit is requested, the member of the clergy does not count toward a patient’s number of daily visitors.
Visitors to the COVID unit must enter the facility via the the entrance beside the ICU entrance. Visitor is to be screened by nursing prior to the visitor entering the unit. Visitors must wear the appropriate PPE during the duration of the visit.