DSH - Napa: Announcements

DSH-Napa on Nixle

The Department of State Hospitals-Napa (DSH-Napa) is now actively using Nixle to keep our neighbors informed about the events and activities occurring on our grounds. To receive our text alerts, simply text DSHNAPA to 888777.

New Influenza Vaccine / Masking Policy

The Department of State Hospitals (DSH) has established a new policy for influenza prevention. To protect our patients and staff, all DSH staff and all visitors to DSH hospitals will be required to provide proof of influenza vaccination. Those who are unable to provide proof of influenza vaccination will be required to wear a protective mask, provided by the hospital. The policy will remain in effect from Nov. 1, 2016, to April 15, 2017. Please note: DSH-Napa’s flu season remains in effect through April 30, 2017. Thank you for your cooperation.

Security Treatment Area (STA) & Program 4 Visiting and Package Centers

As of January 2013, the Hospital Police Department operates both Visiting Centers in the Security Treatment Area (STA) and Program 4 seven days a week. The Visiting Center’s hours are 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. All visitors must be checked in by no later than 3:00 p.m. The Visiting Centers are also open on all holidays.

Also effective January 2013, the Package Center operates five days a week, Monday through Friday, from 6:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Patients can utilize the Package Center on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. On Tuesdays and Thursdays, the Package Center is closed to patients, as these days are dedicated to receiving and sorting. The Package Center is closed on holidays.