Published on May 21, 2020

Visitor Restrictions and Healthpark Reopening

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Visitor Restrictions Update

As Owensboro Health reopens services across the health system, we are updating our visitor restrictions. On Monday, we began allowing one support person with patients in the Emergency Department, outpatient surgery or procedures, outpatient testing or treatments at hospitals and in the infusion unit.

Starting May 26, one visitor will be allowed for admitted patients between the hours of noon and 6 p.m. We will also allow one visitor to attend outpatient clinic appointments with OHMG providers.

Visitors must follow guidelines and be screened for COVID-19 symptoms. For the most up-to-date policies, visit OwensboroHealth.org/Visit.

Healthpark Reopening

The Owensboro Health Healthpark Fitness Center will reopen on June 1. Services will restart in phases based on CDC guidelines, recommendations from our governor and Owensboro Health leadership. Everyone must adhere to physical distancing standards and overall capacity will be limited. As additional services reopen or guidelines change, we will keep you updated through the Healthpark Facebook page and the Healthpark Reopening Guidelines page.

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About Owensboro Health

Owensboro Health is a nonprofit health system with a mission to heal the sick and to improve the health of the communities it serves in Kentucky and Indiana. The system includes Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, nationally recognized for design, architecture and engineering; Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital, the Owensboro Health Medical Group comprised of over 200 providers at more than 20 locations; three outpatient Healthplex facilities, a certified medical fitness facility, the Healthpark; a surgical weight loss center and program, and the Mitchell Memorial Cancer Center.

On average each year, we have 16,000 inpatient admissions, deliver 2,000 babies and provide the region’s only Level III NICU. Owensboro Health physicians perform nearly 24,000 surgical procedures, including nearly 200 open-heart surgeries. Our physicians and staff have 70,000 Emergency Department visits, more than a million outpatient visits annually. Visit our home page for more information.