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Current Visitor Restrictions at Strong Memorial Hospital

Visitation for Patients Admitted to the Hospital

Hospitals in orange micro-clusters that have had a staff member test positive for COVID in the past 14 days are required to enact zero visitation. In accordance with these state mandates, Strong Memorial Hospital will suspend visitation on 11/25, with these exceptions:

  • Pediatrics: 2 designated caregivers (only 1 may be present at a time)
  • Obstetrics: 1 designated support person for labor and post-partum; a doula will be allowed if identified
  • Patients with cognitive issues: 1 designated support person
  • Compassionate care (including end of life/hospice situations): 2 designated visitors at a time; staff will work with families to address individual needs. 


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Access to Strong Memorial

Please use the following entrances:

  • Main Lobby entrance; access Thomas Jackson Drive (off Elmwood Avenue)
  • Golisano Children’s Hospital & Wilmot Cancer Center main entrances (off Crittenden Road)