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Ann B. Barshinger Cancer Institute

Due to the heightened risk that COVID-19 poses to cancer patients, we are limiting the number of visitors that may accompany patients at the to the Ann B Barshinger Cancer Institute.

Visitor guidelines:

Clinic visits

  • Patient’s may have 2 companions for visits with a physician at the Cancer Institute (except radiation oncology — see below)

Radiation Therapy

  • First time meeting with physician only

Lab

  • No visitors are permitted

Infusion Therapy

  • Patients may have 1 companion (mask must be worn at all times)

All visitors must comply with the following regulations:

  • All visitors must wear a mask.  If a visitor is unable to wear a mask due to a medical condition, they will not be able to accompany the patient.
  • Visitors with confirmed COVID-19, under investigation for COVID-19, or in recent contact with a COVID-19 patient may not enter
  • Visitors must not have any active COVID-19 symptoms and must pass through a clinical screening before entering
  • Visitors must remain with the patient at all times and immediately leave the facility after the visit