NWRHA implements new hospital visiting rules

    Port of Spain General Hospital (Photo Credit: NWRHA)

    Effective immediately, daily visiting hours for hospitals under the NWRHA are 4pm to 5pm only.

    This is according to a public notice from the authority which is responsible for the Port of Spain General Hospital, St. Ann’s Hospital and St. James Medical Complex.

    The NWRHA also notes that it will only allow one visitor per adult patient and there is a maximum visiting time of a half-hour.

    It also warns that any visitor exhibiting flu-like symptoms, including a cough or runny nose, will not be allowed on the ward.