Behavior Notice

Attention All Patients and Visitors

Respect is a core value at St. Elizabeth Healthcare. So that we can provide comprehensive and compassionate care, we ask that our patients and visitors support a safe and healing environment.

Aggressive language or violent behavior will not be tolerated on hospital grounds.

Examples of aggressive or violent behavior include:

  • Physical assault.
  • Verbal harassment.
  • Abusive language.
  • Sexual language directed at others.
  • Threats.
  • Failure to respond to staff instructions.

There is a zero tolerance of all forms of aggression. In accordance with Kentucky law, these types of incidents may result in removal from this facility, potential arrest and prosecution.

St. Elizabeth Healthcare fully supports associates reporting to law enforcement aggressive or violent behavior they encounter on hospital premises.

We appreciate your partnership in maintaining a safe, healing environment for all.