Simpson's Hospital Visitor Procedures

We are delighted to be welcoming back visitors from the 15th June. All visitors will have to comply with these procedures which are based on guidelines issued by the HSE/hpsc.


  • Each resident/family can nominate 4 visitors. Only these nominated visitors will be allowed into Simpson's.

  • Visits will be facilitated from Monday to Saturday.

  • All visits must booked in advance with Emmet/Geraldine, who will have details of available times and dates.

  • There can be a maximum of 2 visitors per visit. Visits will be a maximum of 30 minutes. 

  • Visitors will enter by the front door of the old building.

  • Visitors will sanitise their hands on entry and be given a face mask which must be worn for the entire time they are in the building.

  • Visitors will temperature checked on entry.

  • Staff will complete a self-declaration form with the visitor.

  • Visitors must sign the Visitors Book with their own pen.

  • Visits will take place in the Visitors Room.

  • Visitors will have no access to any other part of the building.

  • No food and drink may be brought in.

  • Social distancing of 2 meters must be maintained at all times. 

  • Outdoor visits will be available, weather permitting.

  • Any visitor who does not comply with these procedures will be asked to leave and may not be allowed further visits.