Providence Care Hospital & Providence Transitional Care Centre
Designated Visitors are individuals (e.g. family, friends) chosen by the patient who visit for social purposes. Designated Visitors are scheduled by the unit to visit between the hours of 1:30 and 7 p.m.
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Designated Care Partners are individuals deemed necessary (by the patient and clinical staff) to provide support (e.g. physical, emotional, etc.) to a patient, and is part of the care plan.
Designated Care Partners are not scheduled for visits rather their visits are planned around the patient/client’s needs and are documented on the care plan. A maximum of two individuals may visit at the same time. Designated Care Partners are granted 24 hour access and are able to enter if they pass screening.
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Essential Visitors are individuals who have a loved one who is critically ill or nearing end-of life.
Essential Visitors are granted 24 hour access and are able to enter if they are not symptomatic and/or they are visiting from outside of Canada and aren’t subject to a federal quarantine.
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Please view the Visiting Chart for more information regarding the types of visitors permitted into the Home.
All clients and visitors are asked to bring a mask/face covering to wear at any Providence Care Community Services location. If you don’t have a face covering of your own, you will be provided a mask to use. Masks/face coverings must be worn for the duration of your visit. Do NOT remove your mask to eat or drink.
All clients/visitors will be screened before they are allowed to enter a Community Services site. You must pass screening. All clients/visitors must also sign in during screening and provide their name, as well as a contact number.
Clients receiving services in their homes or areas outside of Providence Care facilities are strongly encouraged to wear a mask when receiving care.
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