Palakkad Institute of Medical Science
ICU Guidelines

  • All intensive care unit areas are restricted. Visitors are requested to follow the hospital rules and adhere to protocol of the hospital before and after entering these areas.
  • To minimize the risk of infection, only one attendant at a time is allowed for a maximum of 10 minutes. visitors are requested to wait for their turn to enter these special zones.
  • The Visitors are expected,

  • Not to visit if the they are sick.
  • Comply with safety and security procedures.
  • Wear and display their visitor identification card at all times while in patient/restricted areas.
  • Leave the hospital during a disaster or fire alarm.
  • Patients are the responsibility of the hospital and will be rescued as per evacuation plan.
  • Act in a respectful manner.
  • Unacceptable behavior includes but is not limited to,

  • Unreasonable interference with a patient’s plan of care. Harassment of any kind, including inappropriate telephone calls to a staff member.
  • Use of loud, threatening, abusive or obscene language.
  • Use of physical violence or acting in a threatening manner towards staff.
  • Arriving under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
  • Damage to hospital property, Theft.
  • Possession of weapons or firearms.
  • Disturbance to other patients.

icu