Patient & Visitor Alert: Because flu cases are on the rise, starting February 24, children 12 and younger will be restricted from visiting hospitals and certain inpatient facilities throughout Carolinas HealthCare System.
We’ve put together some information we hope will be helpful to visitors.
Important Telephone Numbers
Carolinas HealthCare System Lincoln:
980-212-6030 Gift Shop:
980-212-1992 Financial Counseling:
980-212-1110 & 980-212-1109 Patient Accounts:
Visitors are an important part of the care of our patients. To allow our patients to rest and be safe, all visitors must follow these guidelines:
No more than two visitors at one time.
In general care areas, visitors must be at least 12 years old.
In the intensive care units, children younger than 16 must be screened by a nurse.
Please Be quiet. No loud noises.
Do not visit if you have a cold, sore throat, pink eye, flu, vomiting, diarrhea, unexplained skin rash, open draining sores or any contagious disease.
Look for no visiting and precaution signs before entering the room.
Leave the room during care if asked.
ICU/CCU allows only two visitors per patient at a time.
Visitors are asked to wait in the waiting area during certain procedures and/or emergencies.
Visitors must wash their hands before and after visiting a patient in ICU/CCU.