Albany Med new COVID visitor policy goes into effect Monday, November 29

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ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Albany Med has new COVID visitor policy that goes into effect Monday, November 29.


  • Visiting hours remain from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • One visitor, family member or partner in care will be welcomed at a patient’s bedside at a time.
  • Up to two visitors, family members or partners in care will be welcomed at a patient’s bedside at a time in critical care units.
  • Visitors must be 18 years or older.
  • Due to community prevalence of COVID, visitors will not be permitted to swap during visiting hours each day.
  • We highly recommend that patients/families identify a unique visitor for each patient that would be the identified visitor for the duration of the hospitalization.

Exceptions will remain, including for the Children’s Hospital where two visitors are allowed.

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