Patients and Visitors
Salem Hospital, a member of Mass General Brigham, has been awarded an ‘A’ grade for patient safety by the Leapfrog Group, an independent national watchdog organization committed to health care quality and safety.
Masking Policy Update
As of January 2, 2024, we have reached a high level of respiratory virus activity. You will see the following changes at Mass General Brigham:
- Your care team and other staff will wear a facility-issued face mask during direct interactions with patients in patient rooms and other clinical care areas where direct care is provided.
- Patients and visitors will be strongly encouraged to wear a facility-issued face mask during direct interactions with staff in patient rooms and clinical care areas where direct care is provided.
- Patients and visitors do not have to mask if they prefer not to.
- Masking is not required in lobbies and other common areas. Learn more about the masking policy update