We have safety measures throughout Coffey Health System to protect
against COVID-19 infection. Please note that these precautions are
subject to change.
For the safety of our patients and
residents, visitation is not allowed at Coffey County Hospital, The
Meadows in Burlington, or Sunset Manor in Waverly. The only exceptions
at the hospital are: one support person for labor & delivery, one
guardian for pediatrics, and one loved one for patients approaching the end
Drivers accompanying surgery patients must wait in their cars.
coming into the hospital, ER, or a CHS clinic will be screened for
fever and complete a form. This is not a COVID-19 test! Your physician
will decide if a COVID-19 test is necessary.
If you are
experiencing a cough or fever over 100 degrees and feel that you need
medical assistance, PLEASE CALL before you arrive. You might be told to
enter through a different door or maybe even to wait in your car while
staff comes to you. If necessary, you might be issued a mask to wear.
our entire staff—is screened upon entering a CHS facility. Patients
with a cough or fever over 100 degrees will wear a mask.
No hospital visitors are allowed (exceptions: one visitor for obstetrics, pediatrics, or when end-of-life is imminent).
The hospital cafeteria is closed to the public.