Patient and Visitor Safety
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:
- Require masks in all facilities
- Follow standard and robust infection prevention measures
- Monitor patients and staff for symptoms
- Urge staff to stay home if they are not feeling well
We are pleased to welcome visitors on a limited basis, following the safety precautions and guidance outlined below.
When To Take Action
Use this guide if you have concerns about COVID-19 and are not sure what to do.
If you are having a medical emergency, dial 9-1-1 or go to your local emergency department.
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.
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
Help Keep COVID-19 At Bay
While we have made great strides in the fight against COVID-19, it is still important to remember to:
- Get the COVID-19 vaccine
- Continue to wear a mask in all Stamford Health and all healthcare facilities
- Cover your coughs and sneezes with a tissue or your elbow
- 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)
Thank you again for your thoughtfulness and understanding.