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Huntington Hospital Patient and Visitor Information

Patient and Visitor Guide — Huntington Hospital

> Visiting Hours
> Support Groups
> HIPAA Policy
 

Visiting Hours

Visiting hours for Huntington Hospital are as follows:

  • Visitors are welcome at any time during the patient’s stay
  • Visitors are also welcome to stay with a family member or friend when they are in the hospital’s Emergency Department, or are here for outpatient services or Ambulatory Surgery
  • Patients can choose who can and cannot visit them while they are in our healthcare facility without regard to legal relationship, race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability
  • Limits on visiting must be reasonable and based on the patient’s medical condition, and will be explained to the patient and to you
     
  • Reasons for restricting visitors may include, but are not limited to:
    • The patient requests restrictions or limitations
    • There are safety concerns, such as risk of infection
    • Visiting interferes with the care of other patients, including the need for their rest and/or privacy
    • An existing court order that restricts contact
    • Visitors are disruptive, threatening or violent
    • The patient is in a substance abuse/mental health treatment program that requires limited visiting

Visits from Children

  • Children are welcome to visit a family member, but those under the age of 16 should be supervised by a responsible adult during their visit
  • Young children are expected to stay with an adult who is responsible for supervising them to ensure a safe and restful environment for the patient, and any other patient(s) sharing their room
  • Younger children are not excluded by age, but supervising adults are encouraged to keep their visit brief

Thank you for supporting your loved one by visiting Huntington Hospital.

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Support Groups

Huntington Hospital provides a number of support groups to our community. Please call (631) 470-5201 for more information on our support groups.

  • Bariatric Surgery & Weight Loss Education Seminars
  • Bereavement Program
  • Breastfeeding Support Group
  • Cancer Support & Survivor Groups
  • Diabetes Education Series
  • Eating Disorders Support Group
  • Heart, Skin Cancer and Colorectal Screenings
  • Men’s Health Screening
  • Prenatal Education Classes
  • Smoking Cessation Program
  • Teddy Bear Clinic
  • Vasculitis Support Group

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