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Stamford Health is committed to stopping the spread of infectious diseases such as COVID-19. For information regarding service updates, how to help and FAQs, click HERE. To speak with a member of our care team, call 203.276.4111

Patient and Visitor Safety

COVID-19 Message From CEO

“We are well-prepared to keep our community safe, healthy, and well-informed,”says Kathleen Silard, Stamford Health President & CEO.

Read Her Message

Feel confident and comfortable in all Stamford Health facilities because we are taking steps to ensure your safety and the safety of others.

Stamford Health continues to:

  • Follow standard and robust infection prevention measures
  • Monitor patients and staff for symptoms
  • Keep staff at stay home if they are not feeling well

Temporary Visitor Restrictions

To protect the health of our staff, patients, and community, visitors are not allowed at Stamford Health facilities. This policy was put into effect on March 23, and will continue until further notice.

Visitor Policy Exceptions

The following facilities allow visitors:

  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and pediatric patients will be allowed two parent/guardian visitors.
  • Labor & Delivery patients will be allowed one designated support visitor.

The above exceptions may change as circumstances surrounding COVID-19 evolve. The Whittingham Pavilion is a separate building on our campus dedicated to women and children. Visitors to this building will not be in the same facility where COVID-19 patients receive treatment.

When To Take Action

Use this guide if you have concerns about COVID-19 and are not sure what to do.

Emergencies

If you are having a medical emergency, dial 9-1-1 or go to your local emergency department.

No Symptoms

If you do not have symptoms of COVID-19 (cold, cough, fever, difficulty breathing) but are concerned, contact your doctor.

If you were exposed to COVID-19 in your community or while traveling but do not have symptoms of COVID-19 (cold, cough, fever, difficulty breathing, contact your local health department.

For most people without symptoms, COVID-19 testing is not recommended.

Showing Symptoms

If you have symptoms of COVID-19 (cold, cough, fever of 100 degrees or higher), difficulty breathing):

  • Call your doctor for directions.
  • Call hotline, 203-276-4111, to speak with a member from the Stamford Health care team 7 days a week from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Ways to Help

Thank you for the incredible outpour of support. We are honored to be your trusted health care partner. Together, we will get through this. If you would like to help, consider the following:

Help Flatten the Curve

First, the most important thing you can do right now is help slow the spread of the virus:

  • Avoid close contact with others
  • Clean and disinfect high-touch surfaces
  • Cover your coughs and sneezes with a tissue or your elbow
  • Practice safe social distancing to prevent being exposed or exposing others to the virus
  • Wash your hands often

Give Monetary Gifts

Donations provide the most flexibility for the hospital and are the great way to express gratitude during unprecedented times, such as the COVID-19 outbreak.

Donate to Stamford Health's COVID-19 Pandemic Response Fund (CPR-F)

Donate Supplies

The most urgent needs, include packaged:

  • Gowns
  • Gloves
  • Masks (Prefer 3M brand masks #1860, #1860 small and #1870)

To donate supplies:

  • Contact Belinda Foster at the Stamford Hospital Foundation through email or by phone at 203.276.5995.
  • Drop off donations to Stamford Health Tully Health Center, Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Stamford Health appreciates your generosity, but is unable to accept all donations, including some homemade items.

Donate Food

Thank you for your generosity. Before donating food, it is imperative that you comply with the following rules. All food must:

1. First be approved by Deborah Fedeli, dfedeli@stamhealth.org or 203.276.4020. Deborah will help coordinate a schedule that coincides with other donations.
2. Come from a restaurant or licensed catering company AND
3. Be carefully sealed and placed in individual boxes or containers
4. NOT be home made or shareable (e.g. pizzas or large trays).

It is crucial that we do not receive any shareable or home made food as it poses cross-contamination risks. We have no choice but to dispose of or return any such items.

Thank you again for your thoughtfulness and understanding.

Related COVID-19 Information

Related COVID-19 Information Stamford Health will continue to provide you with timely, accurate information on COVID-19 as it develops. Find information on:

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