Hospital Visitation Policy

Family and friends are encouraged to visit patients as they are able to provide support and assistance during hospitalization. All visitors must abide by the rules and regulations established by the hospital.

Patients have the right to receive the visitors of their choice including, but not limited to, a spouse, domestic partner of same or opposite gender, any other family member, or a friend.

The patient may give or withdraw their consent to receiving visitation at any time.

The hospital does not restrict, limit, or deny visitation privileges on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, sex, age, marital status, citizenship, religion, gender, gender identity and/or gender expression, sexual orientation, or disability.

Fox Hospital reserves the right to make changes to this policy or put into place additional visitation restrictions during an infectious disease outbreak or emergency situation.

Notice of Privacy Practices

You have entrusted A.O.Fox Memorial Hospital, an affiliate with the Bassett Healthcare Network with the responsibility of providing health care for you and your family. We are dedicated to maintaining your trust. We know that the privacy of your medical information is important to you. That’s why we take our responsibility to protect the privacy of your medical information very seriously. 

Please view our full Notice of Privacy Practices Policy here: NOTICE OF PRIVACY PRACTICES - Fox 012516.pdf

If you have any questions about this Notice of Privacy Practices, other questions or complaints about the handling of your medical information, you may contact the Information Privacy Office at 607-431-5441.


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