Hay River Regional Health Centre Client Access
Please be advised that effective Tuesday, August 4, 2020 the Hay River Health and Social Services Authority will reopen the main entrance doors for client access at the Hay River Regional Health Center. These changes are being implemented as a precaution to protect our facility, frontline staff and our community.
· Opening Doors at Main Entrance – for screening and physical distancing purposes, all non-urgent clients are directed to enter the facility through the main entrance. These entrance doors will be monitored and everyone will be screened prior to entry. Signage will be posted to assist visitors with traffic flow throughout the hallways to access services.
o Medical Clinic clients will be asked to exit the building through the Emergency Exit to the right of the admitting desk
o Clients visiting the hospital for lab or diagnostic appointments will be asked to exit the building through the main entrance after their appointment
· Emergency Department - the Emergency doors at the Hay River Regional Health Center will be monitored. Signage will be posted to inform clients to ring the door buzzer, at which time a staff member will greet and assess prior to entry. All clients and visitors will be screened prior to entry.
As you are aware, COVID-19 is a rapidly evolving situation. We encourage everyone to keep apprised of the most up-to-date information via the Hay River Health and Social Services Authority Facebook page and the Department of Health and Social Services website:
We thank you for your cooperation and patience during this time.