Visiting Hours

Based on guidance from the CDC and the principle of social distancing, Carson Tahoe Health is taking measures to protect patients, visitors, and staff from the potential spread of COVID-19. We are now allowing visitors, but with a few limitations.  Please see the full visitor policy here.

Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center Patient Visiting Hours

  • RMC and Sierra main doors open at 5:30 AM - 8:00 PM daily, during which time all visitors are monitored upon entrance.
  • Access to inpatient units is available during regular visiting hours between 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM daily.
  • Access to inpatient units before or after regular visiting hours will be accommodated, whenever possible, based on patient needs and clinical status.
  • Guests enter through the emergency department after hours.
  • Emergency department patients may have one visitor to accompany them.
  • Outpatient surgery, same-day surgery, and ARC patients may have one visitor over the age of 18 to accompany them to the pre-operative or pre-procedural area (RMC and Sierra):
    • Exceptions: Pediatric patients may have two parents accompanying them. The nurse/provider can override visitor restrictions on a case-by-case basis.
    • Surgery visitors may wait inside the building.

Carson Tahoe Sierra Surgery
Seven Days a Week:

  • RMC and Sierra main doors open at 5:30 AM - 8:00 PM daily, during which time all visitors are monitored upon entrance.
  • Access to inpatient units is available during regular visiting hours between 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM daily.

Carson Tahoe Continuing Care Hospital (Long Term Acute Care)
Seven Days a Week, Noon - 8:00 p.m.