COVID-19

Visitation put on pause at Nuvance Health facilities

COVID-19 Visitation Update

08/17/2021

Nuvance Health puts patient safety measures into place

Visitation across Nuvance Health is temporarily paused except for special patient populations and extenuating circumstance. This is effective Thursday, Aug. 19.

 

This visitation policy update includes inpatient hospital units, emergency departments, ambulatory services and Nuvance Health Medical Practices.

 

Special populations or extenuating circumstances include: patients under 21, neonatal intensive care units, maternity departments, end-of-life patients or people with physical, intellectual, development or cognitive disabilities.

 

Nuvance Health’s goal is to ensure a healthy and safe environment for all patients, staff and essential visitors during the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

Recent data shows the escalation of positive COVID 19 infections in our communities. Nuvance Health urges our community members to vaccinate against COVID-19 and stop further spread of the virus.

 

The visitation policy can be found here.

 

 

Contacts 

New York

John Nelson, Assistant Vice President, Community, Government and Public Relations

O: (845) 554-1736 | M: (845) 240-4317 | John.Nelson@nuvancehealth.org

 

Sarah Colomello, Manager, Public and Community Affairs

O: (845) 871-3179 | M: (914) 474-7332 | Sarah.Colomello@nuvancehealth.org

 

Connecticut

Andrea Rynn, Assistant Vice President, Community, Government and Public Relations

O: (203) 739-7919 | M: (203) 240-4072 | Andrea.Rynn@nuvancehealth.org

 

Amy Forni, Manager, Public Relations

O: (203) 739-7478 | M: (475) 279-4673 | Amy.Forni@nuvancehealth.org