RWJ Somerset Restricts Visitors Under Age 16 Due to Flu Activity
In light of increased influenza activity in our area, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset will be restricting visitors under the age of 16 in all areas of the hospital effective Thursday, February 25th. Children of all ages will continue to be permitted for inpatient and outpatient services. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.
Visitors make a hospital stay more pleasant and are important to your recovery. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital encourages visits but must regulate visiting privileges in order to give you time for essential rest.
General guidelines for visitors:
- General visiting hours are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., with exceptions noted below.
- Visitors shall be limited to two at a time.
- Children under 13 who are visiting critically ill patients on ICU/CCU/IMCU will only be allowed with permission from the Nursing Department.
Same Day Surgery
7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on weekdays, and 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturdays
Critical Care Pavilion
6 to 8 a.m. and 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.; limited to half-hour intervals for immediate family/significant others only. No plants, flowers or latex balloons allowed.
The Baby Suites
Significant other: Anytime
Grandparents and siblings over 18: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
General visiting hours: 12 to 2 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m.
Note: Two guests in addition to significant others & siblings
Labor & Delivery
Fathers/Significant others /Grandparents: Anytime
Pediatric and Adolescent Unit
Parents may visit at any time.
General visiting hours: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Note: Two guests in addition to parents
Nardoni Oncology Pavilion
Requests to stay overnight and requests for more than two guests may be considered by the nursing staff
Behavioral Health Center
Tuesdays and Thursdays: 6 to 7 p.m.
Weekends and Major Holidays: 3:30 to 5:30 p.m.
Number of guests will be controlled by the nursing staff.
Eating Disorders Unit
Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays: 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.
Wednesdays: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Weekends: 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 8:30 p.m.
Number of guests will be controlled by the nursing staff