At Canton-Potsdam Hospital, visits from loved-ones are encouraged and very much welcome, when it aids in the healing process of patients. While providers are caring for patients, it's important for visitors and family to be mindful of the environment necessary to administer treatments. Effective Friday, December 16, 2011, one visitor will be allowed to accompany an adult patient in an exam room. Two visitors (parents/guardians) will be allowed to accompany a minor patient in an exam room. Certain exceptions apply, please inquire at the switchboard or registration desk.