Visiting Hours and Policies

Jefferson Frankford Hospital
Jefferson Torresdale Hospital
Jefferson Bucks Hospital

Having visitors is an important part of your well-being and recovery. Your family and friends are welcome to visit you from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm.

Visitor Policies

  • Two visitors at a time to avoid overcrowding.
  • The recommended age of visitors is 13 years old and up. Children must be accompanied by an adult other than the patient for the duration of the visit.
  • Visitors are asked to use only the bathrooms designated for visitors only and refrain from using the patient's bathroom.
  • Visitors are asked to not photograph, videotape, or record conversations between any individuals due to privacy concerns.
  • Patient privacy and confidentiality must be considered and maintained at all times.
  • All visitors should be mindful and sensitive to the needs of other patients, families, and visitors by keeping noise and disturbances to a minimum to facilitate the rest and recovery of all our patients.
  • Visitors with cold symptoms or gastrointestinal flu symptoms are encouraged to stay home.
  • All visitors are asked to exercise proper handwashing each time they enter or leave a patient's room.
  • All visitors are asked to follow all isolation and/or infection control precautions as posted and instructed by the healthcare team.
  • All visitors should check with the patient's nurse before bringing in any food or beverages from home.
  • No smoking
  • For safety and security reasons all visitors should enter via the emergency room entrance after 9 pm.
  • After hours visitation should be coordinated with the healthcare team caring for the patient.