(Friday, March 13, 2020; Dededo, Guam) Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) announced an important change to our visitor policy in response to the COVID-19 situation. This new policy is now in effect until further notice.

Effective immediately, visitors will be limited to one per patient. The new visitation policy applies to in-patients and out-patients during visiting hours, which are from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM daily.

The new visitation policy also includes pre-op patients and the Intensive Care Unit, who will be limited to one visitor per patient. ICU visiting hours are from 9:00 am to 9:15 pm for the first 15 minutes of every hour.

The new visitation policy also affects patients in the Emergency Room, who are now limited to one visitor per patient.

In addition, effective immediately, GRMC is health screening all visitors. Visitors will be screened for temperature and any recent travel.

This new visitation policy will be in effect until further notice and is subject to change to meet the safety and security needs of our patients, visitors and staff during the COVID-19 pandemic.