Visitor Policy During COVID-19

Beginning Tuesday, March 1, patients at Parkview Medical Center will be allowed to have two visitors in a 24-hour period. This includes visiting a patient, coming in for a procedure if they need assistance and visits to the emergency room. Visitation is not allowed to COVID-19 patients and patients under investigation for COVID-19. Visiting hours are from 8am-8pm. 

  • Visits are limited to TWO VISITORS (10+ years old) per day, per patient. 
  • No visitors under the age of 10
  • Visitors will be required to wear self-provided face coverings while inside Parkview’s facilities.
  • All visitors will be screened for temperature and symptoms.  Any visitor with a temperature equal to or >100.0 or COVID-19 symptoms will not be allowed.
  • Visitors will be asked to remain in the patient’s room while visiting, only leaving when necessary.
  • In respect to social distancing, visitors may be asked to leave waiting rooms and/or lobbies if they become crowded.     
  • Personal property and food items will be allowed in for patients that are in isolation for COVID-19.
    • This includes the following: clothing, electronics, and food items that do not require community equipment use (refrigeration, microwave) as an effort to prevent the spread of infection.

Special needs patients may have one parent or adult caretaker in the room.  They will be expected to wear a mask.  Hand washing upon entering and leaving the room is mandatory.

Additional Visiting Rules 

Visitors meeting the exception must enter through the main entrance of the hospital on Grand Street. The parking garage will continue to be open but the sky bridge will be closed.  Visitors will need to take the elevator down to the first floor and come across the street to the main entrance on Grand Street.    

All visitors meeting the exception criteria will be scanned for temperatures by Parkview personnel.  This effort will ensure visitors entering are not symptomatic of cold, flu or COVID-19.

Parkview encourages everyone to follow CDC guidelines of washing your hands, social distancing and cover your cough/sneezes.  

Additional Visiting Rules 

Visitors with cold (cough, sore throat, runny nose, shortness of breath) or flu symptoms (fever, chills, body aches) are not allowed in Parkview buildings, unless for medical care.

Visitors must enter through the Main entrance of the hospital on Grand Street. The parking garage will continue to be open but the sky bridge will be closed.  Visitors will need to take the elevator down to the first floor and come across the street to the main entrance on Grand Street.    

Parkview encourages everyone to follow CDC guidelines of washing your hands, social distancing and cover your cough/sneezes.  

Parkview encourages all community members, who are eligible to receive their free vaccination.  To find a vaccination site near you, text your zip code to 438829 or visit the Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment’s website.