Jefferson Healthcare restricts visitors because of COVID

PORT TOWNSEND — Due to the high number of COVID-19 infections in the community, Jefferson Healthcare hospital is restricting visitors from its facilities until further notice.

“Our policy is in place to keep our patients, staff and community safe from COVID-19 and other respiratory illnesses and applies to all JH departments and personnel, vendors and contracted workers, including off-campus locations,” the hospital’s announcement said.

No visitation is allowed except under special circumstances.

The exceptions to the rule are posted at https://jefferson healthcare.org/ visiting.

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