Visting a Patient

Parents, families, and friends are encouraged to visit patients during their stay. Visitation guidelines may vary based on the type of care.

COVID Information

Doylestown Health is consistent with the COVID-19 recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).

Doylestown Health supports continued proactive efforts to prevent an uncontrolled outbreak among our most vulnerable populations, including unvaccinated adults as well as children under 5 who are ineligible for vaccination at this time.

For more Doylestown Health COVID-19 information, visit our COVID-19 Update page.

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Visiting Hours

Doylestown Hospital Visitor Policy

For your safety, Doylestown Hospital has implemented a restricted visitor policy due to COVID-19. At this time, no visitors under the age of 14 may visit.

General Visiting Hours: 10 am to 8 pm

Intensive Care Units: 10 am to 10 pm

Inpatient Visitors
  • Total of two visitors at a time
Emergency Room
  • Two visitors at a time: Visitors will not be able to accompany patient to back of ER initially; once a patient is situated, nursing personnel will bring visitors back.
Outpatient
  • Two visitors per patient.
Patients with a COVID-19 diagnosis may not have visitors
  • Thank you for your support as we continued to navigate through the COVID-19 pandemic.
Masking
Masking is only required in areas where patient care is being administered.

Masks are still required in the following locations:
  • Inpatient units and inpatient rooms
  • Exam and treatment rooms
  • Blood Draw/Lab Area (Phlebotomy)
  • Radiology 
  • Outpatient Physical and Rehabilitation Therapy 
  • Emergency Department waiting areas and treatment areas 
Masks are not required in the following locations:
  • Waiting areas (except the Emergency Department) 
  • Lounges
  • Hallways and Lobbies
  • Cafeteria

Maternity Patients

Prenatal Testing
  • One support person only, no children.
Labor and Delivery
  • Two consistent visitors allowed for labor room. It must be the SAME two people for the entire visit. Support bands will be placed on support visitors and the they must remain on throughout the patients stay.
  • If expectant parents desire a doula for labor and birth, they are welcome. A doula must show proof of professional certification and COVID-19 vaccination.
Postpartum
  • One support person with the ID band will be allowed to visit and may stay overnight with the patient. The same second support person from the delivery may visit during the hours of 12 to 8 pm.
Intensive Care Nursery
  • Parents/Support Persons with the 2 matching infant ID bands may visit any time.
  • No additional visitors.
Pediatrics
  • Two parents/caregivers allowed.
Please Note:
  • All patients, hospital staff and visitors must wear masks.
  • If a patient is COVID-19 positive, the support person may not leave the room. Meals will be provided.
  • The waiting room will not be open.
  • No siblings permitted at this time.
The hospital policies change as necessary and are guided by the CDC recommendations.  We want to provide the safest environment for our patients, visitors and staff.  For updates and more details please consult your practitioner or contact our Parent Education Coordinator, Marlene Rosenblaum, RN via email at mrosenblum@dh.org

End of Life Patients

Only immediate family members are permitted into the room. Family members should spread visiting time out so that no more than four are in the room at one time. Applies to end of life patients only.

Locations

Doylestown Health provides a network of care, serving patients and families in the northern suburban communities of Philadelphia, including Bucks and Montgomery Counties in Pennsylvania and Hunterdon and Mercer Counties in New Jersey.

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Doylestown Health is consistent with the COVID-19 recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).

Doylestown Health supports continued proactive efforts to prevent an uncontrolled outbreak among our most vulnerable populations, including unvaccinated adults as well as children under 5 who are ineligible for vaccination at this time.

For more Doylestown Health COVID-19 information, visit our COVID-19 Update page.

 Read COVID-19 Updates

Doylestown Hospital Visitor Policy

For your safety, Doylestown Hospital has implemented a restricted visitor policy due to COVID-19. At this time, no visitors under the age of 14 may visit.

General Visiting Hours: 10 am to 8 pm

Intensive Care Units: 10 am to 10 pm

Inpatient Visitors
  • Total of two visitors at a time
Emergency Room
  • Two visitors at a time: Visitors will not be able to accompany patient to back of ER initially; once a patient is situated, nursing personnel will bring visitors back.
Outpatient
  • Two visitors per patient.
Patients with a COVID-19 diagnosis may not have visitors
  • Thank you for your support as we continued to navigate through the COVID-19 pandemic.
Masking
Masking is only required in areas where patient care is being administered.

Masks are still required in the following locations:
  • Inpatient units and inpatient rooms
  • Exam and treatment rooms
  • Blood Draw/Lab Area (Phlebotomy)
  • Radiology 
  • Outpatient Physical and Rehabilitation Therapy 
  • Emergency Department waiting areas and treatment areas 
Masks are not required in the following locations:
  • Waiting areas (except the Emergency Department) 
  • Lounges
  • Hallways and Lobbies
  • Cafeteria
Prenatal Testing
  • One support person only, no children.
Labor and Delivery
  • Two consistent visitors allowed for labor room. It must be the SAME two people for the entire visit. Support bands will be placed on support visitors and the they must remain on throughout the patients stay.
  • If expectant parents desire a doula for labor and birth, they are welcome. A doula must show proof of professional certification and COVID-19 vaccination.
Postpartum
  • One support person with the ID band will be allowed to visit and may stay overnight with the patient. The same second support person from the delivery may visit during the hours of 12 to 8 pm.
Intensive Care Nursery
  • Parents/Support Persons with the 2 matching infant ID bands may visit any time.
  • No additional visitors.
Pediatrics
  • Two parents/caregivers allowed.
Please Note:
  • All patients, hospital staff and visitors must wear masks.
  • If a patient is COVID-19 positive, the support person may not leave the room. Meals will be provided.
  • The waiting room will not be open.
  • No siblings permitted at this time.
The hospital policies change as necessary and are guided by the CDC recommendations.  We want to provide the safest environment for our patients, visitors and staff.  For updates and more details please consult your practitioner or contact our Parent Education Coordinator, Marlene Rosenblaum, RN via email at mrosenblum@dh.org

Only immediate family members are permitted into the room. Family members should spread visiting time out so that no more than four are in the room at one time. Applies to end of life patients only.

Doylestown Health provides a network of care, serving patients and families in the northern suburban communities of Philadelphia, including Bucks and Montgomery Counties in Pennsylvania and Hunterdon and Mercer Counties in New Jersey.

Find a Location