Visitation in Western Health and Labrador-Grenfell Health facilities is increasing under Alert Level 3.
In long term care and personal care homes, each resident can identify two designated visitors in addition to any essential visitors already identified.
In hospitals, some patients can have an essential visitor, and patients with an extended stay are permitted two designated visitors. Only one visitor is permitted at a time and that person can visit only once per day.
Expectant mothers can have one support person during the delivery and that person can continue to be with the mother during their time in the hospital. Two additional visitors are permitted after delivery.
Children may have one parent visit at a time.
Palliative care guidelines vary on an individualized basis.