New Visitation Guidelines for Main Campus

  • 6/5/2020
  • by Jennie Stuart Health
  • News

Jennie Stuart Health has resumed some limited visitation that includes a patient to have one (1) visitor/support person at a time.

Visiting hours continue to be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily. With the exception of our Maternity and NICU departments, our visitors are welcome to rotate out with one other visitor once during the allotted visitation hours each day.

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Gloved Hands may Spread Germs

  • 5/2/2020
  • by Jennie Stuart Health
  • News

People are wearing gloves (made from materials like vinyl, latex or nitryl) when they head out in public during the pandemic. While individuals think they are being safe and protecting themselves and others from the SARS-CoV-2 virus that causes COVID-19, they may actually be spreading germs in the community. Vinyl, latex and nitryl gloves can support germs just like the skin. But, unlike skin, washing gloves is not an option. Even healthcare workers are instructed to wash their hands before they put on gloves and after taking off gloves. Gloves are not a substitute for hand washing.

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Jennie Stuart Health to phase in reopening of services previously restricted due to covid-19

  • 4/30/2020
  • by Jennie Stuart Health
  • News

Jennie Stuart Health will begin reopening service lines that were previously closed due to the COVID-19 outbreak. The phased reopening of services will begin May 4, 2020, and in accordance with Kentucky Public Health guidelines.

The initial phase will include resuming operations of outpatient services at the Medical Imaging Center and Express Lab on Eagle Way beginning Monday. Outpatient imaging services and scheduling of outpatient procedures at the main hospital campus started earlier this week.