Visitor Information

Visiting Cook County Health Locations

Cook County Health operates two hospitals and multiple clinic locations around Cook County.

Please read all the information below about visiting Cook County Health Hospitals.

Updated: December 21, 2023

Visitor Guidelines

Effective Tuesday, December 26. 

  • Maximum TWO (2) visitors per patient at any one time to inpatient units.
  • Maximum ONE (1) visitor per patient at any one time in our Emergency, Trauma, and Outpatient spaces.
  • Visitation will be limited to those age 12 and over.
  • Visitation hours will be from 11:00am-8:00pm with only the below exceptions:
    • 24 hours for a labor support person
    • 24 hours for parents and guardians of pediatric patients
    • 24 hours for Emergency and Trauma departments
    • Clinic and Procedural areas will be based on their hours of operation


CCH will be requiring masks for all staff, patients and visitors (age 2 and older) in waiting rooms and exam rooms beginning on Tuesday, December 26.

Masks are currently available for pick-up at the front entrances of all CCH facilities. Additional mask stations will be deployed across Stroger and Provident hospitals.

Masks have been shown to significantly reduce transmission of COVID-19 and other viral illnesses. Wearing a mask can help protect yourself and others.

For Cook County Health COVID-19 information, visit our COVID information page.

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