Important Updates During COVID-19

Please note our policy changes. To help keep everyone safe during the Coronavirus emergency, we have made changes to our policies at Syracuse Area Health. We greatly appreciate the community’s outpouring of support and cooperation during this difficult time. To better stop the spread of COVID-19 and reduce the risk of exposing our patients, dedicated staff and providers, and to better ensure your safety, we have made the following temporary changes.  


Syracuse Family Practice Clinic Hours:
Monday through Thursday, 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Facility Closures:

  • The Lettuce Eat Café is closed to the general public.
  • The Syracuse Area Health Auxiliary Thrift Shop is closed for both shopping and donating.
  • Fitness Plus is open with limitations and changes.  Visit the Fitness Plus page to learn more.

Visitor Policy:
One symptom-free visitor or support person is allowed with each patient.  This includes outpatient, clinic, surgery and inpatient. 

  • All visitors will be required to wear a fabric mask upon entry and while in the building.
  • Pediatric patients will be allowed both parents, but siblings and other family will not be allowed entry. 
  • Special circumstances for end of life care will be evaluated with each situation. 
  • The no visitor policy remains in effect for those patients admitted with isolation precautions. 



Nebraska Resources
To learn the latest information about COVID-19 in Nebraska, visit the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) website or call the DHHS COVID-19 Information Line at 402-552-6645, available seven days a week from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Central Standard Time (CST). 

Thank you for doing your part to stay home, stop the spread and help protect those most vulnerable. Together, we will get through this.