Health Guidelines

Minnesota Neonatal Physicians follows the same guidelines as Maple Grove Hospital to ensure the health and safety of all patients. If you have questions, please talk with your baby’s nurse.

Visitor Health

Anyone who has symptoms of a contagious illness, such as a cough, cold, vomiting, diarrhea, cold sore or rash, should not visit patients. Parents who have a contagious illness should talk with their child’s nurse or doctor.

Chickenpox Vaccine

If you have received the chickenpox vaccine in the last three weeks, see your child’s nurse or call the nursing station before visiting.

Three-week Period

Patients who are admitted from home or the Emergency Department will remain under contact precautions for a minimum of 48 hours until surveillance cultures for MRSA are negative.