Please also help us maintain a quiet hospital by refraining from loud noises or voices. Please note Lompoc Valley Medical Center is a “No Pets” facility. Only service dogs are permitted. LVMC complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
All visitors must check in upon arriving, at which point, each visitor will receive a badge. All visitors MUST have a badge, no exceptions.
Parents and grandparents may visit at any time. We encourage one parent to be with the child at all times. Healthy siblings may visit but please limit their visit to 30 minutes or less.
Labor and Delivery
One support person is permitted to stay in your room overnight.
You may have 3 visitors present at one time. Additional visitors may wait in the waiting room. All visitors should remain in your room or in the waiting room. Please keep hallways clear at all times.
Your baby's siblings are permitted to visit when accompanied by an adult. Other youth visitors must be age 13 or older.
During labor, you and other laboring moms may be sensitive to smells, so we ask that visitors dine in the café or in the waiting room.
For your safety and well-being, your care team may apply temporary visitation restrictions.
The length of the visit may be adjusted by the nurse caring for the patient. Visitor restrictions are in place during shift changes. Those times are 6 to 7 am and 6 to 7 pm. A waiting room is accessible immediately outside the doors of the Birth Center, and an outdoor garden is accessible near the Medical-Surgical waiting room.
Family members waiting for Surgery patients may wait in the Surgery Waiting Room. Please let the staff know who you are so we can notify you when the surgery is complete and the surgeon can talk to you.