Overnight Access and Screening
Effective immediately and until further notice, all hospital visitors and employees will need to enter through the Emergency Department entrance between the hours of 8 p.m. and 5 a.m. to be screened for fever and cough. The Emergency Department is immediately adjacent to the Outpatient entrance, which is still being used as a point of entry for everyone entering the hospital building at all other times.
Patient discharges will take place at the main lobby exit only. No other egress access is permitted at the lobby doors at this time.
Any visitors meeting criteria as medically necessary to the care of a patient will be limited to one (1) visitor at a time.
Medically necessary is defined as being essential to the care of the patient, or for family members or legal representatives of patients in imminent end-of-life situations
Beginning March 28, 2020 and until further notice, all Saturday outpatient services will be suspended, including laboratory, radiology, EKG and other specialty diagnostic testing. Outpatient services remain open Monday – Friday, 6:30 A.M. – 5 P.M.
For further changes, closings, announcements, etc., please also visit the website at https://www.brookshospital.org/news.