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Changes to Gila Regional Medical Center's Visitation Policy

Silver City, NM (October 27, 2020) — Due to a statewide and local increase in COVID-related hospitalizations, Gila Regional Medical Center is, as of today, completely closed to visitation with a few exceptions:

  • Minors may have 1 parent present
  • 24-hour-caregivers (1 person) may accompany a confused patient
  • Laboring mothers may have a significant other & mother at bedside
  • Exceptions may be made for end-of-life care
  • OR patients must have arrangements to be picked up after surgical procedure; designated pick-up person may not wait in lobby

These visitation guidelines have been created to protect the health and safety of GRMC patients and staff. For further policy updates and changes, please visit