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COVID-19 & Vaccine Updates: See visitor policy, coronavirus test price, FAQ and more

COVID & Vaccine

Liberty Hospital is part of Operation Safe - the high-volume vaccine clinic at Cerner in North Kansas City.

Operation Safe no longer is accepting new submissions to the interest form.

If you still wish to be vaccinated against COVID-19, please visit Clay County Public Health Center's Where to Get Vaccinated page for a list of other local vaccinators. All Missouri residents age 16 and older may receive a vaccine.

See more vaccine info here

See COVID Q&A here

Ready for You

The need for healthcare doesn’t stop because of a virus. Don’t delay your medical care.

Safety is our number one priority. We have established processes for prompt check-in and limited wait times to ensure proper social distancing.
-Raghu Adiga, MD, Chief Medical Officer and Infectious Disease Specialist

If you are having an emergency, need to schedule a procedure or want to see your doctor, it is safe to visit our hospital and clinics.

  • When you arrive, you will see social distancing, rigorous cleaning, masking and temperature checks.
  • Patients undergoing certain procedures may be required to have a COVID test. Testing will be conducted at the drive-thru site by the Doctors Building. Patients will be notified by phone if a test is required.
  • All patients being admitted to the hospital will be tested.
  • Primary care and specialty clinics offer both in-person visits and telehealth visits to accommodate patient preferences.
  • We have arranged our waiting areas to facilitate social distancing.
  • Entrances into the hospital will remain limited, and screenings upon entry, including temperature checks, will continue.
  • Everyone entering our buildings are required to wear masks, which can be provided, if needed.

Visitor Policy


Visiting hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily

All patients and visitors will be screened at the door, including a temperature check.

2 visitors per day, per patient. Visitors may be at the same time; however, the two visitors may not rotate with other visitors on the same day. Clergy is considered a visitor.

  • Minors may have 2 designated visitors
  • NO visitors for COVID patients or those suspected of having COVID
  • Exception: COVID end-of-life patients may have 1 visitor for 30 minutes
  • Non-COVID end-of-life – 2 visitors
  • Clergy is considered a visitor
  • No pets – Service animals may have restrictions
  • No visitors 14 and younger


  • Appointments - 1 visitor may accompany patient
  • Surgeries/procedures - 2 visitors

Birthing Center

  • 1 labor partner
  • 1 additional visitor 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Emergency Department

  • 1 visitor anytime while in ER
    If admitted, visitor may accompany patient to the
    room 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. only.

Following are general guidelines for visitors:

  • Visitors must dress appropriately and must wear shirts, shoes and masks
  • Please keep visits brief.
  • Visitors must maintain a quiet environment and avoid unnecessary noise.
  • Visitors may be asked to leave the patient’s room during tests or treatments, or when the doctor or nurse needs to see the patient.