· Visitors displaying symptoms of other acute respiratory illness, as well as those who have traveled recently outside the United States, will not be admitted.
· Visitors who have had close contact with individuals who are known to be infected or suspected of being infected will not be admitted.
Visitors who are admitted will wear an arm band or sticker to signify they have been safely screened. People with increased risk of chronic conditions and existing comorbidities are advised not to visit. Piedmont will monitor waiting rooms and other common areas for excess congregation.
Piedmont encourages the use of electronic devices to communicate with patients who are hospitalized.