There will be times when exceptions are made and unvaccinated visitors are permitted. These situations are subject to pre-approval from Valley's Patient and Family Relations department.

Exceptions include:

  • End-of-life

    • Two immediate family members will be granted one-time visitation for a maximum of two hours (unvaccinated may not leave and return). 
  • Labor and Delivery 
    • For scheduled deliveries/inductions, support person must show proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 24 hours of arrival. Unscheduled deliveries will require support person to receive a COVID-19 test upon arrival to the Labor and Delivery unit.
  • Pediatrics
    • Both parents are permitted to visit.
  • Disabled
    • One designated support person is permitted to visit.
  • Family meetings and change in patient status
    • For family meetings or changes in patient status, visitation will be granted for a maximum of 2 hours and must be approved and scheduled by Patient and Family Relations.