▷ Changes to visiting times in Koblenz hospitals

29.11.2021 – 07:50

Press and information center of the Bundeswehr medical service

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Koblenz (ots)

REGION. The current pandemic development makes it necessary to restrict visitor regulations again. In order to improve the patients and employees alike

protect are visits to the five hospital locations of the community clinic

Middle Rhine, in the two locations of the Catholic Clinic Koblenz-Montabaur and in

Bundeswehr Central Hospital in Koblenz from Saturday, November 27th, only in

Exceptional cases possible. These are:

  • Family visits by new and future fathers
  • Seriously ill, dementia patients – after prior consultation with the treating physician
  • Intensive care patients after prior consultation with the doctor on duty
  • Farewell to the deceased

The coordination with regard to the visit in the mentioned exceptional cases takes place via the gates of the individual locations. The visit is ideally applicable to the locally applicable

To lay visiting times. In addition, the visit should be reduced to a maximum of one person per patient and per day to 45 to 60 minutes. Entering the hospital is only possible for convalescent and vaccinated people with an additional documented negative test result and in compliance with the current Corona Protection Ordinance of the state of Rhineland-Palatinate. Furthermore, all visitors have to fill out a visit form.

The regulation for persons accompanying minors is not affected by the restriction.

Our teams are doing everything to meet the challenges of the pandemic around the clock. It is not easy for us to have to make the visitor regulations more restrictive, but on the one hand it protects the sick and on the other hand those who care for them with nursing, medical and therapeutic care “, emphasize the clinic management in unison.

There is already experience from the lock-down to restrict the visitor regulation. They demanded a lot from those affected, but the bottom line was that the humane handling of exceptions paid off for everyone.

That is why the Koblenz clinics jointly call for a visit to one of the clinic groups or the Bundeswehr central hospital to consult the respective website on the Internet with the visitor rules.

To ensure the clinical care of the citizens of Koblenz and the supply area Mittelrhein-Westerwald, the Koblenz clinics jointly run a coordinating situation center (KLZ) on behalf of the Ministry of Science and Health Rhineland-Palatinate, to which all hospitals in the supply area are connected

are connected.

Information about the supply capacities for corona patients, but also for all other patients who need urgent treatment, can be obtained very quickly

be replaced.

In this way, the hospitals in the region are also able to support each other and make the best possible use of the treatment capacities.

Press contact:

Press and information center of the Bundeswehr medical service
Phone: 0261/896-13103
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